British pop singer who was a runner-up on The X Factor (UK). She was later offered a record deal with Columbia Records.
She worked as a legal secretary after attending Hugh Baird College, Bootle.
She released her debut album Heaven in 2011.
She has three children - Lillie May, Karl, and Arabella - with previous partners. For four months she dated singer Zayn Malik.
She is influenced by Christina Aguilera.