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Damien Leith

And the winner of Australian Idol 2006 is Damien Leith!
Music is in Damien Leith's DNA. In fact, even if the charismatic Irishman wanted to escape music, it would not be possible.
Damien was raised by an extremely musical family and performed with his siblings throughout his teenage years. Even up until his triumph of this year's hotly contested series of Australian Idol, Damien was working as a chemist in Sydney and was consistently surrounded by musical workmates. But for a lad who has passionately pursued his musical dreams, he wouldn't have it any other way.
Damien had a very interesting childhood, following his engineer dad to exotic countries like Libya and Botswana....

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Reality Singing Show Winner's Singles: Rate 'Em Or Hate 'Em?

21 June 2013 0 comments

Another reality singing show has come to an end this week with Harrison Craig being named the...

Damien Leith's Album Goes Platinum!

13 September 2007 0 comments

Nice guy Damien Leith will be basking in his success right now - his new album 'Where We Land' has...

Aussie Idol's Back for '07!

06 August 2007 0 comments

The 2007 season of 'Australian Idol' is back in full swing, with the Queensland and Northern...

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