In February 2002, a star was born. William Robert Young was crowned the first ever Pop Idol, voted for by 4.6 million people and watched by nearly 10 million more. It was the start of a music career which has since been astonishing, both in its critical acclaim and consistent popular appeal. Will is not only successful because of his unique and outstanding voice - it is also the charisma and elegance of the man which has captivated his millions of fans worldwide. His inimitable sound, an extraordinary mix of soul, blues, jazz and pop, has forged him a reputation as one of the most talented and original mainstream British artists for decades, and cemented his position at the top of the music industry. He has won numerous accolades, including two Brit Awards.