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Samantha Karen Fox is an English dance-pop singer, songwriter, actress, and former glamour model. In 1983, at age 16, she began appearing as a topless model on Page 3 of British tabloid The Sun, and continued as a Page 3 girl until 1986. During this time, she became the most popular pin-up girl of her era, as well as one of the most photographed British women of the 1980s. She later came out as a lesbian.

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Fox live in Rescaldina, Italy, in 2009
Background information
Birth name Samantha Karen Fox
Also known as Sam Fox
Born (1966-04-15) 15 April 1966 (age 50)
Mile End, East London, England
Genres Dance-pop
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, former glamour model, actress, TV personality, record producer
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1983–1987
1986–present
Labels Jive Records, Sony Music
Associated acts Stock Aitken Waterman, Full Force, Günther, Marc Mysterio
Website www.samfox.com

Samantha Karen Fox (born 15 April 1966) is an English dance-pop singer, songwriter, actress, and former glamour model. In 1983, at age 16, she began appearing as a topless model on Page 3 of British tabloid The Sun, and continued as a Page 3 girl until 1986. During this time, she became the most popular pin-up girl of her era, as well as one of the most photographed British women of the 1980s. She later came out as a lesbian.

In 1986, she launched her pop-music career with her debut single "Touch Me (I Want Your Body)", which hit Number 1 in 17 countries. In 1988, Fox received a Brit Award nomination for Best British Female Artist. She has also appeared in a number of films and reality television shows, and has occasionally worked as a television presenter.