Alexandra Burke

UK MUSIC: ALEXANDRA BURKE – ELEPHANT

Alexandra Burke is back with new music. The new single Elephant will be officially released on March 11. …. I weep for Alexandra and her music career in this country. I know she doesn’t want to make music like this but her label RCA (part of the Sony Music group) obviously have different ideas. *Note: RCA delayed the release of Elephant twice before giving it an official release date* Don’t be surprised when it’s announced that Alexandra is no longer signed to RCA. At this point in time the []

UK NEWS: SINGER ALEXANDRA BURKE PROMOTES HER OWN RANGE OF WATCHES ON LATE NIGHT ARGOS TV

Alexandra Burke has been promoting her new range of watches on Argos TV on the run up to Christmas. According to The Metro newspaper the singer’s “sales pitch” just before midnight was, Christmas is a good time to have a watch cos you can look at the watch and know it’s Christmas. *Buries head in hands* The watches are priced up to £39.99 I wish Alexandra the best of luck with this venture.

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE LEAVES SIMON COWELL’S SYCO RECORD LABEL???

Digital Spy reports that singer Alexandra Burke has left Simon Cowell’s Syco record label and signed a new deal with RCA Records. Burke was previously confirmed to be releasing her second studio album through a joint deal between Syco and RCA, but it is now thought that she will be solely an RCA artist. Numerous online sources claim that the departure was a mutual decision by both parties and Burke will now be signed to the same record company which currently looks after []

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE DISMISSES ELTON JOHN’S CLAIMS THAT SIMON COWELL WILL DROP HER FROM HIS LABEL

Alexandra Burke has addressed Elton John’s claims that entertainment mogul Simon Cowell will drop her from his Syco label. The singer told the Metro newspaper, “it’s a bit weird because I’ve met Elton a few times and every time he’s said he loves my music. I don’t want to get into a row about those comments because I haven’t seen them.” Elton’s exact words were that Alexandra would be “humped and dumped” by Cowell. Alexandra is currently working on her sophomore LP, []

UK MUSIC: ALEXANDRA BURKE FT LAZA MORGAN- START WITHOUT YOU

What can I say about Alexandra Burke’s new single Start Without You… It sounds so CHEESY!!!! I can’t believe they released this as a single. No correction I can’t believe Alexandra recorded this song. Featured artist Laza Morgan’s contribution to this track just sounds ridiculous. The video – Alexandra looks nice. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE’S MOTHER BLASTS HER STAR DAUGHTER

Via The Sunday Mirror Alexandra Burke’s mum has launched a devastating attack on her superstar X Factor daughter just days before the release of her new {single. Bitter Melissa, whose own pop career flopped after she quit Soul II Soul in 1997, claims lucky Alex whose debut album went double platinum and whose hotly-tipped new single is out this month only won The X Factor because of her. Alex owes it all to me, says Melissa, who kicked out her daughter when []

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE AND RICKY HAYWOOD-WILLIAMS AN ITEM?

According to the Daily Mail singer Alexandra Burke and MTV presenter/Kiss FM DJ Ricky Haywood-Williams are now a couple. A “source” told the newspaper that the pair were seen “getting very cosy, kissing and cuddling” in the Cirque Du Soir club. Click HERE to read more…. [Thanks Yinka] If they are in fact together then I wish them all the best. They make a nice couple. But something tells me that they are just friends because black British successful males in the []

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE THREATENS TO SUE MOTHER IF SHE RELEASES ‘TELL-ALL’ BOOK

Via NOTW FUMING Alexandra Burke threatened to SUE her MUM after finding out she was writing a book about her troubled upbringing. The Hallelujah singer had a furious bust-up with former Soul II Soul star Melissa and accused her of cashing in on her fame. Lawyers for Alex’s record label Syco were called in, but Melissa insisted she would press ahead with the tell-all book which features a picture of her daughter on the cover. Continue Reading….. I heard through the grapevine []

SINGER ALEXANDRA BURKE ‘HEARTBROKEN’ AFTER HAITI VISIT

I originally posted news of Alexandra’s impending trip to Haiti on February 8th. That was a quick visit…. Via Digital Spy Alexandra Burke has said that she is ‘heartbroken’ after visiting Haiti to see the devastation caused by the country’s recent earthquake disaster. The X Factor winner flew out to Haiti’s capital Port-au-Prince earlier this week in a bid to raise further awareness of the struggles faced by the country. During her visit, Burke met ‘miracle boy’ Kiki Joachin, 7, who was []

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE SAYS SHE BEGGED FOR HAITI VISIT

I hope this isn’t just a ‘PR move’ because Alex’s music career seems to have stalled of late… I wonder if she’s fronting a documentary….. Do you know what? I need to stop being so cynical!  Via Digital Spy The singer is to visit the troubled country this week after recently taking part in Simon Cowell’s Haiti charity single. Speaking to the News of the World, Burke explained: “For me, singing two lines on a single doesn’t mean I have really helped. I wanted to []