Birth Name: Joan Anita Barbara Armatrading
Birth Place: United Kingdom
Years Active: 1972-present
Genres: Rock, Pop, Folk, Blues
Joan Anita Barbara Armatrading, MBE (born 9 December 1950) is a British singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Armatrading is a three-time Grammy Award-nominee and has been nominated twice for BRIT Awards as Best Female Artist. She also received an Ivor Novello award for Outstanding Contemporary Song Collection in 1996.
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