Kylie Minogue, often known simply as Kylie, is an Australian-born singer, songwriter, and actress. She achieved recognition by starring in the Australian soap opera Neighbours, where she played tomboy mechanic Charlene Robinson.
Since then, Minogue has been a recording artist and has achieved commercial success and critical acclaim in the entertainment industry. As of 2013, Minogue had worldwide record sales of more than 70 million. Minogue has been recognised with several honorific nicknames and has been referred to as the “Princess of Pop” and “Goddess of Pop”.