It’s an X Factor reunion of sorts this Friday morning on the BBC Radio 2 Breakfast Show with Zoe Ball.
It’s another Friends Phone In Friday with Zoe Ball, and today’s an unofficial X Factor alumni special!
Leona Lewis has released a repack of her 2013 festive album, now titled ‘Christmas, With Love Always’. It’s out now and features ‘2 brand-new songs – ‘If I Can’t Have You’ and ‘Kiss Me It’s Christmas’ with Ne-Yo.
Leona is a singer, songwriter, and actor, known for winning the 3rd series of ‘The X Factor’ in 2006. Her debut album Spirit (2007), was certified 10× platinum in the UK and became the 4th best-selling album of the 2000s and one of the best-selling albums in UK chart history.
As of 2021, Lewis has sold over 35 million records worldwide. She has won two MOBO Awards, an MTV Europe Music Award, and two World Music Awards. She is also a six-time BRIT Award and three-time Grammy Award nominee.
JLS are live from Maida Vale with new music. Their new album ‘2.0’ is out on the 3rd December and features the new single ‘Eternal Love’.
JLS (Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams, Marvin Humes, and JB Gill) first shot to fame on the 5th series of ‘The X Factor’ in 2008, coming 2nd to Alexandra Burke.
The band’s self-titled debut album was released in 2009 and has since sold over 1 million copies in the UK.
In 2013, after 7 years together, JLS announced that they were separating after releasing a greatest hits album. In February 2020, the band announced a reunion.
According to the British Phonographic Industry (BPI), JLS have been certified for 2.3 million albums and 2.8 million singles in the UK.
Along with Clare Runacres on news, Richie Anderson on travel and Mike Williams on sport, she and the team have the best start to your morning.
There’s also a daily Pause For Thought and listeners on the line, as Zoe entertains the nation with fun for the family!