Laurie Anderson, birth name Laura Phillips Anderson was born on June 6, 1947 in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, the United States. She is an American performance artist and experimental music artist playing in art rock and in other experimental genres. Her biggest break to the mainstream success happened when she released her single “O Superman”. The song was a hit in the United Kingdom where it reached number 2 on the UK Singles chart. This song was part of a big stage work titled “United States». The song also features the album Big Science. You can download this album by Laurie Anderson in mp3 from our site. In 2007, she received Gish Prize for "outstanding contribution to the beauty of the world and to humankind’s enjoyment and understanding of life." Laurie premiered her new work Delusions at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games.