Alesha Dixon
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1978-10-07
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Alesha Dixon

Alesha Dixon Biography (Wikipedia)

Alesha Anjanette Dixon (born 7 October 1978) is an English singer, dancer, rapper, model and television presenter. She found fame in the all-female R&B/garage trio Mis-Teeq. The trio disbanded in 2005 and Dixon pursued a music career as a solo artist, signing to Polydor Records. She began recording her debut solo album, Fired Up, in 2006, but due to poor record sales of her first two singles, "Lipstick" and "Knockdown", she was dropped from Polydor.

In 2007, Dixon won Strictly Come Dancing. Her television exposure led to a successful comeback, which included her signing to Asylum Records, an offshoot of Warner Music Group. Dixon then released a second album, entitled The Alesha Show, in 2008, which received platinum certification from BPI in the UK and spawned four singles including "The Boy Does Nothing" and "Breathe Slow", the latter of which became her highest charting single and earned her a Brit Award nomination.

In September 2009, Dixon became a judge on the seventh series of Strictly Come Dancing, replacing Arlene Phillips. The replacement of Phillips by Dixon attracted criticism, as some questioned the extent of Dixon's dancing knowledge. In 2010, Dixon returned for the eighth series of Strictly Come Dancing and released her third studio album, The Entertainer. In January 2012, shortly after completing the ninth series and her third year as a judge on Strictly Come Dancing, Dixon quit to become a judge on Britain's Got Talent.

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Alesha Dixon Performances & Interviews


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The Boy Does Nothing
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The Boy Does Nothing
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Stop (SRNO Remix)
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Stop (SRNO Remix)
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Tallest Girl
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Tallest Girl
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The Way We Are
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The Way We Are
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Can I Begin
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Can I Begin
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Stop (FooR Remix) (feat. Wretch 32)
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Stop (FooR Remix) (feat. Wretch 32)
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Stop
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Stop
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Chasing ghosts
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Past BBC Events

Live Lounge: Alesha Dixon
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2010-09-09T17:37:34
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2010
Live Lounge: Alesha Dixon

Live Lounge: Alesha Dixon

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
Live Lounge: Alesha Dixon
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2008-11-21T17:37:34
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Nov
2008
Live Lounge: Alesha Dixon

Live Lounge: Alesha Dixon

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London

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