Blessed January 11, 1958 in Buckhaven, Fife, Scotland, Janet Russell is really as famous for her with Sisters Unlimited as she actually is for her single performances. Following an early on career singing within the night clubs of Edinburgh, Russell continued to back up several major artists on the Edinburgh Folk and Fringe Celebrations from 1980-1983. She also performed and documented with Christine Kydd, executing on Folk on 2 for the BBC, and launching Janet Russell & Christine Kydd on Greentrax Information in 1987. Russell’s initial solo outing implemented with 1988’s Gathering the Fragments on Harbourtown Information. It had been well received and obtained airplay on both folk and non-folk radio. She also performed over the Les Barker 1997 record The Rocks of Callanish. She is constantly on the record single albums however the most her time is normally spent executing with Sisters Unlimited.