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Leona Lewis

Singer–songwriter
Female

Leona Louise Lewis is a British singer and songwriter. She first came to prominence after winning the third series of The X Factor in 2006. A multi-platinum selling artist and three-time Grammy Award nominee, Lewis's most successful single, "Bleeding Love", reached number one in over 30 countries around the world, and was the best-selling single worldwide in 2008. She was proclaimed 'Top New Artist' by Billboard magazine in 2008.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1985 Birth Born on April 3, 1985.

TWENTIES

Lewis achieved national recognition when she won the third series of The X Factor in 2006, winning a £1 million recording contract with Simon Cowell's record label, Syco Music. … Read More
Lewis's success continued with the release of her debut album, Spirit, in 2007; it went 10x platinum in the United Kingdom, while the lead single, "Bleeding Love", spent seven weeks at number one. … Read More
Lewis's third single, a double A-side featuring "Better in Time" and "Footprints in the Sand", was released in the United Kingdom in March 2008, in aid of Sport Relief, and she visited South Africa for the charity. … Read More
Lewis's second album, Echo, was given a worldwide release in November 2009. … Read More
In January 2010, Lewis provided vocals on a cover of "Everybody Hurts", released to help raise money for victims of the 2010 Haiti earthquake. … Read More
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In February 2013, Lewis left her management, Modest! … Read More

THIRTIES

On 12 February 2015, Lewis uploaded a video to YouTube which showed the singer performing a new song called "Fire" in a studio. … Read More
On 18 March 2016, Lewis headlined Cirque du Soleil's One Night for One Drop performance in Las Vegas.
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