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Alex Lester

All About Kylie

Kylie Ann Minogue, OBE, was born May 28, 1968 and is often known simply as Kylie.

She is an Australian singer, songwriter, actress and dancer.

Kylie began her career as an actress, appearing in teen drama The Henderson Kids in 1985.

In 1986 she shot to international stardom when she played Charlene Ramsey in Australian soap Neighbours.

Following Kylie's success in Neighbours she launched her music career with the single I Should Be Lucky and was renamed the Princess of Pop.

She is recognised as the highest-selling Australian artist of all time by the Australian Recording Industry Association.

Kylie has also starred in numerous movies including The Delinquents, Street Fighter and Moulin Rouge!.

Kylie and Jason began a love affair when they played onscreen sweethearts Scott and Charlene in Neighbours in the late 80s.

They went on to record Especially For You which topped the charts in 1988.

They broke up in 1989 after three years, but Jason has admitted the split was a "pretty big punch to take."

Kylie left him for INXS singer Michael Hutchence.