Alexandra Imelda Cecelia Ewen Burke was born on 25 August 1988 in Islington, London, England.
She is a British actress, singer, and songwriter who won the fifth edition of the British television reality series The X Factor in 2008. She is currently signed to Epic Records, RCA Records, and Syco Music.
Burke whose mother was a singer, has stated that she is musically influenced by Beyoncé, Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin, Kelly Rowland, and Whitney Houston.
She first appeared on reality television in 2001, when she participated in the second series of Star for a Night.
She has since gone on to appear on among others; Strictly Come Dancing and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
Burke is an avid supporter of the Manchester United Football Club.
Alexandra has a modeling contract with IMG models.
Alexandra Burke Mum: Who Was Melissa Bell?
Melissa Bell was the mother of Alexandra Burke and her three siblings; Sheneice, David, and Aaron Burke.
Melissa Bell Wikipedia
Melissa Cecelia Ewen Bell was born on 5 March 1964 in London, England. She was an English singer who from 1993 to 1996 was one of the lead singers of the R&B group Soul II Soul.
Bell started her own band called Soul Explosion in 1999.
She was married to David Burke with whom she had four children; Sheneice, David, Aaron, and Alexandra Burke who is a singer.
Bell died on 28 August 2017.
Melissa Bell Cause Of Death
Bell died due to the toll the diseases she suffered had on her. She suffered from diabetes mellitus and kidney failure.