Sarah De Bono
Sarah De Bono is a singer songwriter in Melbourne, Australia.
Melbourne born and raised Sarah began performing at an early age in a variety of local venues including performances with the Australian Girls Choir. By the age of 12 Sarah released her first single CD in 2004 called The Last Anzac. Her genres are Rhythm and Blues, pop, soul and dance.
Sarah shot to national prominence in 2012 after a successful appearance on The Voice (Australia) where she finished fourth. She received support from Joel Madden and his wife Nicole Richie. After signing a record deal with Universal Music Australia in June 2012, she achieved a top 10 hit with Beautiful which peaked at number four on the ARIA Singles Chart and was certified gold. In July 2012, her first album No Shame was released which debuted at number seven on the ARIA Albums Chart.
Sarah was a supporting act for Kelly Clarkson’s Australian leg of her Stronger Tour in September/October 2012. She is currently working on her second album and is likely to move to Sydney to maintain her connection in the music and fashion business. She has already been styled and photographed for Betts 2012/13 spring/summer campaign.
Awards and recognitions
- Outstanding Potential Award for Excellence in Vocal and Dedication - Australian Girls Choir
- Brimbank Idol competition in 2007