Charlotte Diamond

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Charlotte Diamond
Born (1945-07-31) 31 July 1945 (age 71)
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
Origin Metro Vancouver
Genres Children's music
Labels Hug Bug Records
Website charlottediamond.com

Charlotte Diamond, CM (born 31 July 1945) is a Canadian children’s singer. She has recorded 12 albums including the Juno Award winning 10 Carrot Diamond. Some of her most popular songs include "4 Hugs a Day", "I Am a Pizza", "Octopus", "Each of Us Is a Flower", and "May There Always Be Sunshine". Charlotte Diamond has also recorded songs in Spanish and French, including "Je suis une pizza" and "Qu’il y ait toujours le soleil". She has toured in Canada and the United States.

Charlotte Diamond was born in Richmond, British Columbia. She graduated from North Delta Secondary School in 1963. She attended the University of British Columbia to study French and Zoology. Charlotte Diamond taught music, French, and science to junior-high school students for 12 years. She currently lives with her family in Richmond.

Awards and recognition[edit]

On June 30, 2016, Diamond was made member of the Member of the Order of Canada by Governor General David Johnston for "her contributions as a children's entertainer who, through music, helps develop creativity and self-expression in youth." [1]

Discography[edit]

  • 10 Carrot Diamond
  • Bonjour l'hiver
  • Charlotte Diamond's World
  • Diamonds and Daydreams
  • Diamonds and Dragons
  • Diamond in the Rough
  • My Bear Gruff
  • Nous sommes tous comme les fleurs
  • Qu'il y ait toujours le soleil
  • Sing-Along with Charlotte
  • Soy una Pizza
  • The Christmas Gift

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Globe and Mail Staff (June 30, 2016). "Canada's Honour Roll". Globe and Mail.