Kylie Minogue launches her wine range in America after it became a top seller in Britain
Kylie Minogue has officially launched her wine range in America.
The pop singer, 54, announced the news on Instagram on Tuesday, and celebrated the launch with a performance at New York City‘s famous Café Carlyle venue.
The Spinning Around hitmaker said bringing her wine to the U.S. market was a ‘pinch-me’ moment.
U.S. takeover: Kylie Minogue has officially launched her wine range in America
‘What a night! A true “pinch-me moment” performing at the iconic Café Carlyle in New York City,’ she wrote.
‘Thank you to the team and bar staff at Rosewood for such a special launch for Kylie Minogue wines here in the U.S.’
Kylie’s wine-making venture has become an unexpected success.
On a night like this! The Spinning Around hitmaker said bringing her wine to the U.S. market was a ‘pinch-me’ moment. She celebrated the launch on Tuesday with a performance at New York City’s famous Café Carlyle venue (pictured)
Kylie has sold 3.5 million bottles of her rosé in the UK alone.
Her wine range has sold five million bottles in total worldwide.
It was announced last week that her rosé prosecco had become Britain’s top-selling celebrity-branded fizz.
Princess of pop! It was announced last week that her rosé prosecco had become Britain’s top-selling celebrity-branded fizz
Kylie told The Australian the rapid success of her wine label had opened different avenues for her away from her ‘normal job’.
Late last year, the Can’t Get You Out of My Head star announced she was moving back to Australia after more than three decades living in the UK.
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‘This is something she has been thinking about for a while,’ a source close to Kylie told the newspaper, adding that her love for London ‘remains undiminished’.
Kylie reportedly wants to move to Melbourne to be closer to her Australian family, including her parents Carol and Ron, siblings Brendan and Dannii and nephew Ethan.
In February, Kylie bought an $8million mansion in Melbourne‘s east in a private sale.
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The four-bedroom home is close to her pop singer sister Dannii in Hawthorn East and their parents in Canterbury.
Born in Melbourne on May 28, 1968, Kylie began her career on Australian soap opera Neighbours, playing Charlene Robinson, before becoming a singer.
She has lived in Britain since 1990, and was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2008 New Year Honours for services to music.
Homecoming: Last year, the Can’t Get You Out of My Head star announced she was moving back to Australia after more than three decades living in the UK. (Pictured in London in May)