Natalie Bassingthwaighte is one of Australia's most versatile entertainers and has achieved significant success as an actress, musician, presenter and author. She is returning for a second season in the role of Mentor on Channel Seven's The X Factor Australia.
Natalie's premiere solo album 1000 Stars, released in 2009, debuted at number one on the Australian charts. Natalie was the first Australian artist to have two simultaneous singles in the iTunes Top Ten.
Her previous musical incarnation as front woman for The Rogue Traders, saw Natalie and the band achieve multi platinum sales cross two albums, several APRA wins, an MTV award and seven ARIA award nominations. Natalie was presented with a No 1 Aria for 1000 Stars and was honored to co-host the 2010 Aria Awards in Sydney.
Natalie was the presenter of Network Ten's Logie award winning So You Think You Can Dance Australia for all three series and was personally nominated for the best presenter award in 2009 and 2010.
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