2000) dark glasses to conceal her eye problem. Her debut single "Dreams" topped the UK charts in June 1993. A sample of Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car" was requested but refused. The single entered the British charts at #2, which was the highest chart entry a debut act ever scored in the UK at that time. The following week it climbed to the top spot and spent the next three weeks there. Using a sample from Bob Dylan's "Knocking on Heaven's Door", "Rise" became Gabrielle's second UK number one in 2000.
The album of the same name also reached the topspot and even spent 87 weeks in the chart. Other notable singles include "Give Me A Little More Time", "Walk On By" (a cover of the Burt Bacharach/Hal David classic), "If You Ever" - a duet with East 17 and "Out of Reach" from the soundtrack to Bridget Jones's Diary. http://www.about-gabrielle.co.uk 2.) Gabrielle (Gabrielle Leithaug) is a Norwegian singer from Bergen. She ended on 6 place in Norway TV 2s «X Factor» in 2009. Signed by Universal Music in 2011, and got a "Summer hit" with her first single "Ring meg" (Call me). Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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