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In the history of girl bands, one stands out to prove that classic tracks and a feel good time will never tire. The Nolans, the ultimate girl group, known for their breathtaking harmonies and extraordinary combination of warmth and anthemic party hits. One of our best loved families in showbiz, the chart topping Nolans sold over 25 million records worldwide and became a global phenomenon with their hugely successful single “I’m In The Mood For Dancing” which topped charts around the world. 

They also sold over 9 million records in Japan alone – which was even more than the Beatles! Other chartbusters included “Attention to Me”, “Who’s Gonna Rock You”, “Don’t Make Waves’ and “Gotta Pull Myself Together” proving girl power really started with The Nolans. Linda was the first member of the hit making global phenomena to leave in late 1983.

After reuniting for their sold out 30th anniversary tour in 2009 (which spawned best-selling album, DVD and autobiography), Coleen, Linda and Maureen then tragically lost their best friend, sister and band mate Bernie to cancer in 2013. Since then the girls have been on hiatus until the time feels right to perform together once more. Individually the girls are all constantly in demand, Maureen and Linda became leading ladies of the West End and continue to tour the country in hit musicals and plays and Coleen became one of Britain’s favourite TV presenters, having hosted Loose Women for over 13 years and also enjoyed stints on This Morning as well as hosting the primetime spin off show Dancing On Ice Friday, The Truth About Eternal Youth, The Secret Guide to Women’s Health to name just a few of her credits.

When the time is the right The Nolans will sing together once more and share the stunning harmonies they are known worldwide for. Bernie will be missed forever.

The Nolans / The Linda Years.
1962   The Nolan family relocate to Blackpool from Dublin  
1963 The Singing Nolans are launched and star in the Blackpool clubs.
1 965  Coleen is born in Blackpool on 12th March . (The only English born sister)
1972   ‘Blackpool’ single released on the Nevis label, EP Silent Night & LP ‘The Singing Nolans’  
1973   The Nolan Family move to London to work in 'the London Rooms'. 
1974   The Nolan Sisters launched. Single ‘But I Do’ released  
1975   The group support Frank Sinatra on his European tour & support Rolf Harris in South Africa. "Make a Little Sunshine Shine” is released.
1976   "Rain"  "Thanks for Calling & "When You Are a King" All single releases.  
1977   London Rooms LP recorded and sold at the venue (now very collectable), ‘Love Transformation’ & ‘Love Bandit’ singles release d.  
1978   20 Giant Hits LP / TV advertised reaches no 3 in UK Charts, support Engelbert Humperdinck in USA, Denise leaves the act. ‘Don’t it make my Brown eyes Blue’ released as a single.  
1979   A song for Europe contenders, Sign with CBS. Harry, My Honolulu Lover is a single release, followed by ‘Spirit, Body & Soul’ (no 34) and then ‘I’m in the Mood for Dancing’ (no 3). ‘Nolan Sisters’ 12 inch (no 15) & ‘The Nolan Sisters’ 10 inch LP released  
1980   Coleen joins full time. Don't Make Waves (no 12), Gotta Pull Myself Together (no 9) & Who's Gonna Rock You (no 12) all single releases. ‘Making Waves’ (no 11) LP released. Anne leaves the act.  
1981   Attention to Me’ (no 9), ‘Sexy Music’ and ‘Chemistry’ (no 15) singles released. Sexy Music (compilation LP), All About The Nolans (2-LP box set) & ‘Don't Love Me Too Hard’ LP’s all issued. Nolans win The Tokyo Music Festival.  
1982   ‘Don’t Love me too Hard’ (no 14), ‘Crashing Down’ & ‘Dragonfly’ singles released. Anne rejoins. Portrait (no 7) & Altogether (no 52) LP’s released.  
1983   ‘Dressed to Kill’ single released. Harmony (compilation LP) issued. 
1983 Linda leaves the group.

 
Linda is represented by UrbanCollective  Telephone 020 7482 3282 FAQ's to Misslnolan@aol.com
 

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