Scottish singer and actress who released many hit singles and earned two Olivier Awards on her behalf theatrical performances. She started her music profession as a vocalist of folk tunes, documenting a 1969 recording called The Destiny O’Charlie with Archie Fisher. She documented nearly thirty single albums between 1970 and 2013. She and her spouse Oliver Cookson resolved in Lincolnshire using their three sons. She starred in the first 1980s Willy Russell musical, Bloodstream Brothers.