Born Myra Ellen Amos, 22 August 1963, North Carolina, USA. Amos was compared early in her career to everyone from Kate Bush to Joni Mitchell. She began playing the piano aged two-and-a-half, and was enrolled in Baltimore's Peabody Institute as a five-year-old prodigy. Legend has it that she was formally ejected for "playing by ear" the songs of John Lennon and the Doors, following six years study. After failing an audition to gain re-entry, Amos concentrated on the bar circuit of Washington, DC, which she continued to do throughout her high-school years, gradually moving to better venues and adding her own material. In 1980, aged 17, she released (under her real name, Ellen Amos) her first single "Baltimore"/"Walking With You" on the MEA label (named after her own initials)... [Read more]
Tori Amos Stuff:
Tori Amos Discography - List of CD albums wih cover pictures, song listings and links to online store where you can buy these CDs.
Tori Amos Forum where fans around the world discuss her songs, share news, opinions, and rumours.
Tori Amos Pictures - three picture galleries with different pics from magazines, tours, concerts, and videos.
Tori Amos Lyrics - song lyrics from all Tori Amos albums: To Venus and Back, From the Choirgirl Hotel, Boys for Pele, Under the Pink, Little Earthquakes.
Tori Amos Tabs and Chords - Guitar tablatures and chords of some Tori songs. Also a description of the book with Tori Amos tabs of 16 songs which comes with CD to hear how to play them, and the link to online store where you can purchase the book.
Tori Amos free downloads: wallpaper, and screen saver.
Tori Amos Merchandise: music CDs, video, sheet music, poster.
Links - Tori Amos resourses on the web: Tori home page, other fan sites, news, album reviews, tour info, fan clubs, ...