Duffy never wanted to become a singerFebruary 16th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Grammy award winner Duffy had never dreamt of becoming a singer as she was very shy as a child.
“As a kid, I never wanted to be a singer - I was far too shy - but I needed a way of externalizing my thoughts and singing was one of the best options to say what I believed in,” Duffy said, reports chinadaily.com.
“I used to be a good swimmer so if not a singer, I would have been a swimmer,” she added.
The 24-year-old pop star had recently revealed that she would like to swap her retro 60s sound and make a more modern record, as she has established herself on the world music scene.