Samantha Foxwas born on April 15, 1966, in Mile End, London. She is an English dance pop singer and a former glamour model. She is the oldest daughter of the late Patrick John Fox and Carole Ann Wilken. Sam had a younger sister, Vanessa, and a half sister, from her father’s second marriage, Frederica. Samantha appeared on the theatre stage at the age of 3 and was a student of the Anna Scher Theatre School when she was 5 years old.When she was 10, she appeared on television for the first time. She appeared in a BBC play called No Way Out. At the age of 11 she went to the Judi dench Mountview Theatre School in England. She formed her first band at the age of 14 and she had a recorded deal a year later with Lamborghini Records. Her theatre and music career were halted when she started her modeling career.
Samantha won the won The Sun’s Page Three Girl of the Year Award for three years from 1984 through 1986. She also appeared in British soft porn magazines. She retired from Page Three modeling in 1986. She also appeared in the October issue of Playboy Magazine in 1996, at the age of 30. These were her last published nude photos. Sam’s father was her modeling manager but they split up when she found out he was embezzling her money. Her parents later divorced. In the 1980's she began her singing career. Her debut single, Touch Me I Want Your Body, was released when she was 20 years old. The song made it to the Top 10 in the U. K. as well as in the United States and many other countries. Her debut live performance was at the Peter Stringfellow’s club, Hippodrome. She had three top ten hits in the United States and in Britain. She also toured the world, thanks to her success with songs such as I Wanna’ have Some Fun, Naughty Girls need Love Too, I Wanna’ Have Some Fun, Nothing’s Gonna’ Stop Me Now, .and Do Ya Do Ya Wanna’ Please Me.
After a few years pause, Samantha made a comeback in 1991. She released her fourth and last album with the Jive Record label. It was called Just One Night. The album did not get much attention. In 1995, she tried to revive her music career again by participating in Song For Europe, a song competition, but failed at that too. So she released another album in 1997 called, 21st Century Fox. In 2005 she released her latest album, Angel With An Attitude. Rumors have it that Samantha is gay and she doesn’t admit it but she doesn’t deny it. She says she is in love with her manager, Myra Stratton, and wants to spend the rest of her life with her.
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