Duffy is a
singer-songwriter. Her 2008 debut album
Rockferry entered the
UK Album Chart at number one. It was the best selling album in the United
Kingdom in 2008 and has sold over 5.5 million copies worldwide. In 2009 she won
BRIT Awards, British Breakthrough,Best Female Solo and Best British
Album. She also won a
Grammy Award in the category
Best Pop Vocal Album for Rockferry, and she was nominated for two
other Grammy awards. Duffy was the first Welsh female to achieve a number one
pop single intwenty-five years with her second single "Mercy".
OBSERVER MUSIC MONTHLY - "Rockferry is a fantastic album of
burning blue soul."