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Corinne Bailey Rae recalls her days in Helen (audio)

Most people know Corinne Bailey Rae for “Put Your Records On,” the pop smash that elevated her from unsigned artist to international superstar back in 2006. But did you know that Rae, Monday’s main attraction at the Moore in Seattle, started out as a rocker?

Before her solo career took off, the British songbird played in an alt-rock band called Helen that was nearly signed to Roadrunner Records. Click here to find out what happened to that band and how it may have influenced her new album, “The Sea.”

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Corinne Bailey Rae headed to Seattle

British songbird Corinne Bailey Rae debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard 200 with “The Sea,” the stellar follow up to her self-titled debut smash from 2006. And she’ll bring some of her most emotionally charged songs on the road with an April 12 stop scheduled at the Moore Theatre in Seattle, her U.S. management announced.

The show will start at 7:30 that night. Tickets for the Seattle show are $25.50 and will go on sale Saturday. Find more details here.