Cheryl Ann Tweedy[1] (born 30 June 1983) is an English singer, dancer and television personality. Born and raised in Tyneside, she rose to fame in late 2002 upon winning a place in girl group Girls Aloud after participating in ITV's Popstars: The Rivals. While still in the group, she began a solo career in April 2009, and between then and 2014, she released four studio albums – 3 Words (2009), Messy Little Raindrops (2010), A Million Lights (2012) and Only Human (2014) – which collectively produced ten singles, including five number ones ("Fight for This Love, "Promise This", "Call My Name", "Crazy Stupid Love" and "I Don't Care"). Together with Jess Glynne, Cheryl holds the record for the British female artist with the most number one singles at five.

Cheryl became a judge on the UK version of The X Factor in 2008. She mentored two of the eventual winners of the competition (Alexandra Burke in series 5 and Joe McElderry in series 6), before resigning in 2011 and joining the panel of the American version, which she left during the auditions stage. She returned to judge series 11 and 12 of the UK version. Series creator Simon Cowell referred to her as "one of the best I've ever worked with".[2]

Cheryl has become a recognised and photographed style icon, being referred to as a "fashionista" by the press.[3] She has been photographed for the covers of British Vogue, Elle and Harper's Bazaar, and fronted cosmetic company L'Oréal in 2009.[4] Her net worth was estimated at £20 million in October 2014.[5][6] Cheryl was married to England footballer Ashley Cole from July 2006[7] to September 2010.[8] She married Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini in July 2014,[9][10][11] and was granted a decree nisi from him in October 2016.[12] She is currently in a relationship with One Direction singer Liam Payne, with whom she has a son born in March 2017.



Girls Aloud
Fight for This Love
"Fight for This Love" is the debut single by English singer Cheryl Cole, recorded for her debut studio album, 3 Words (2009).
What to Expect When You're Expecting
What to Expect When You're Expecting is a 2012 American romantic comedy film that follows the lives of five interconnected couples in the Atlanta area as they experience the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and realize that no matter what you plan for, life does not always deliver what is expected.
A Million Lights
A Million Lights is the third studio album by English recording artist Cheryl, released on 15 June 2012 through Fascination Records.

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Sarah Harding reaches out to Cheryl for the first time in three years
  –  September 14, 2017
Sarah Harding has reached out to Cheryl for the first ... singles please.’ The singer said hearing her followers opinions and ideas ‘inspires her’, further fuelling suggestions that she is planning a comeback to the music scene.
Cheryl cole: I have far too many make-up regrets
  –  September 14, 2017
Singer Cheryl said she regrets some of the looks she sported earlier ... Emily Ratajkowski Emily Ratajkowski: The 23-year-old model is best known for starring in the sexy music video of Robin Thicke's ' Blurred Lines. Last year, she was named Esquire ...
Cheryl drops huge hint she could be set for a music comeback as she asks fans for feedback on Twitter
  –  September 13, 2017
CHERYL has dropped a HUGE hint that she's working on new music after asking fans for feedback on Twitter ... She still has ambitions as a singer and will be a working mum.” The publication added how the 34-year-old met with her label Polydor in May ...
Everyone's saying the same thing about Cheryl's This Morning interview
  –  September 13, 2017
Cheryl's official first post-baby interview was finally broadcast on ITV's This Morning earlier on after weeks of build-up and teasers. The singer has kept a low profile ... Would Chezza reveal some new music? Would she spill the beans on her supposed ...
Cheryl warned to ‘stay in her lane’ by Sinitta over X Factor rumours
  –  September 8, 2017
The So Macho singer – who once famously stepped out naked ... She said she is fine with Cowell inviting other celebrities to join him, but that Cheryl taking the music mogul up on the offer would be “below the belt”. Simon Cowell says Mel B suffered ...
Nadine Coyle finally reveals REAL reason behind Girls Aloud's bitter feud - and Cheryl was at the heart of it
  –  September 8, 2017
The singer, who is gearing up to launch her comeback with brand new music, opened up on the explosive secrets behind the band's shocking breakup... and placed the blame firmly on Cheryl, Nicola Roberts and Kimberley Walsh. "It was fine at the start but ...
Liam Payne reveals meaning behind son Bear's unusual name - after Cheryl makes first post-baby appearance
  –  September 7, 2017
The former One Direction singer and his girlfriend Cheryl welcomed their first child together ... While promoting his new music from his forthcoming album in Toronto, Canada earlier in the week, the 24-year-old also spoke about how he's enjoying being ...
Sinitta gives Cheryl stark warning over stealing her X Factor Judges’ Houses job: ‘Stay in your lane!’
  –  September 7, 2017
Martine McCutcheon admits 'a few too many' contributed to that near-naked selfie The So Macho singer usually sits alongside the music mogul, but this year she’s been bumped so that Cheryl can have a go. And she is not a happy bunny. Speaking at the ...
Liam Payne and Cheryl's 5-month-old son's interest will leave you amazed
  –  September 7, 2017
Liam Payne has called Cheryl his "rock" as she gave him the confidence ... That's what makes him happy and what makes him laugh, so maybe there's a bit of music in him, you know," the 24-year-old singer told the news website. Payne also revealed that ...
Cheryl looks PHENOMENAL at first public appearance since giving birth
  –  September 2, 2017
There have already been rumours that she’s keen to revitalise her music career after a source told The Mirror: ‘Cheryl’s got a longer US visa so she can go back and forth more frequently to the States. ‘She still has ambitions as a singer and will ...
Cheryl collaborating with Justin Bieber on huge comeback single
  –  August 14, 2017
Former One Direction singer Liam is said to have set the meeting ... but he can be notoriously flaky and ruthless when it comes to his music." It comes after The Mirror claimed Cheryl was keen to be a working mum after finishing her maternity leave ...

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