Alexandra Burke

PICS: ALEXANDRA BURKE PERFORMS IN SCOTLAND

Singer Alexandra Burke performed at the intimate venue, Waterside Inn, in Peterhead, Scotland last night. Peterhead won in an online vote of UK towns, organised by Nokia, to win an exclusive show where Alexandra Burke would peform. Singer Hayley C  from Watford also got to perform at the show as Alexandra’s opening act after winning a competition with Talenthouse.com  [Thanks Kaydine]

SINGER ALEXANDRA BURKE LOOKS FOR SUPPORTING ACT

Singer Alexandra Burke is looking for a supporting act from anywhere in the world for the exclusive Nokia Good Things concert, which will take place in the UK (at a yet to be disclosed venue) on December 9th. Click here to visit the TalentHouse website for more information. Good luck!

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE’S MOTHER FIRES BACK AT THE X-FACTOR WINNER

It looks like Alexandra’s ‘explosive’ interview with Marie Claire hasn’t gone down too well on the home front! Via The Sunday Mirror Melissa Bell, a singer with Eighties group Soul II Soul – spoke out just days after X Factor winner Alexandra, 21, attacked her in an interview. Alexandra claimed Melissa was filled with jealousy after Alexandra won the ITV show and then went on to have a Christmas No1 with Hallelujah, her only hit so far. But seriously-ill Melissa, 45, said the []

VIDEO: ALEXANDRA BURKE FT FLO-RIDA – ‘BAD BOYS’

ITV 2  premiered Alexandra Burke’s new video Bad Boys and it’s just what I expected… Speakz over at Pinboard Blog also reports that Alexandra’s X-Factor mentor, Girls Aloud star and now the “nations sweetheart” Cheryl Cole has also released her new solo track Fight For This Love and video (which premiered on ITV 1). Cheryl releases her solo material the same time as Alexandra does… Hmmmm…. interesting move….. It looks as if some one is about to get shafted and it doesn’t look as []

ALEXANDRA BURKE PRAISES BEYONCE… AGAIN…

X-Factor winner Alexandra Burke told BBC Radio 1 host Chris Moyles today that superstar Beyonce has been very supportive of her career. Alexandra dueted with Beyonce during the X-Factor finals last year and still gushes like a love sick school girl whenever Bey’s name is mentioned. She told Moyles…. I’ve definitely stayed in touch with her. She’s an absolutely wonderful woman, just a normal person. When she came in to the studio to visit me and listen to my songs, that for me was []

NEW MUSIC: ALEXANDRA BURKE FT FLO-RIDA – ‘BAD BOYS’

When I first spotted this promo shot of Alexandra on the front cover of The Daily Mirror several days ago I thought it was Ciara. Anyway…. X-Factor winner Alexandra Burke’s debut single Bad Boys premiered on Chris Moyles’ BBC Radio 1 breakfast show today and it’s what I expected – poppy and geared towards the mainstream pre-teen /teen market. Bad Boys with assistance from Flo-Rida will therefore be a huge hit worldwide! However the track does sound like it should have been released circa 97 / 98.  But it is actually quite catchy. []

UK MUSIC: ALEXANDRA BURKE ‘DESPERATE’ TO RELEASE ALBUM

X-Factor winner Alexandra Burke apparently cannot wait to release her debut album. The highly exciteable singer told The Sun, “If I could turn round and say to the label, ‘OK, done, let’s release it tomorrow’, I would. I’m so excited to bring it out – my blood’s boiling. It’s not going to be what you expect it to be. The label have told me they’re very proud at the moment.” Burke also disclosed that she has been receiving support from Beyoncé during the recording process. []

UK MUSIC NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE SET TO COLLABORATE WITH BEYONCE?

Via Digital Spy X Factor winner Alexandra Burke is reportedly in negotiations with Beyoncé about a possible collaboration. Burke, who performed a duet with the singer on the ITV1 show last year, is reported to have been seeking advice from the star and her rapper husband Jay-Z. Speaking to OK!, an unnamed source said: “Beyoncé is sure Alexandra has what it takes to be as big as Leona [Lewis] and she’s planning to help her crack the US.” Who is this ‘unnamed []