Who is Fleur East? I'm a Celebrity 2018 and X Factor star's songs, age, sister and more facts

18 November 2018, 18:47 | Updated: 18 November 2018, 18:51

Fleur East
Fleur East. Picture: ITV

By Tom Eames

Fleur East is one of the stars heading to the jungle this year...

The talented singer will appear in the 2018 series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, but what is she famous for and what are her biggest songs?

Here's all you need to know about Fleur East:

  1. Who is Fleur East?

    Fleur East - also known as just Fleur - is an English singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, and fitness model.

    She is best known for competing in The X Factor, first on the second series in 2005 as a member of the girl group Addictiv Ladies, and again as a solo artist in 2014, where she was the runner-up.

  2. Fleur East songs: What are her biggest hits?

    Fleur became the X Factor's first contestant to reach number one on the UK iTunes Store chart during the show, with her performance of 'Uptown Funk'. At the time, the Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars song had yet to be released.

    In 2015, she signed to Syco Music, and released her debut album, Love, Sax and Flashbacks.

    Its lead single 'Sax' was a number three hit in the UK in 2015. She is yet to achieve another Top 40 hit.

  3. Fleur East age: How old is she?

    Fleur was born on October 29, 1987. She celebrated her 31st birthday in 2018.

    She was born to an English father and a Ghanaian mother, and was raised in Walthamstow, London.

  4. Who is Fleur East's sister?

    Fleur has a younger sister named Keshia, who is a make-up professional.

    Here they are together:

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    ✨✨ MERRY CHRISTMAS ✨✨

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  5. Fleur East boyfriend: Is she dating anyone?

    Fleur East and Marcel Robin
    Fleur East and Marcel Robin. Picture: Getty

    As of summer 2018, Fleur is in a relationship with her boyfriend Marcel Badiane-Robin.

    The couple live together in a flat in Limehouse, London.

Meet the I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! 2018 cast:

- Rita Simons
- John Barrowman
- Malique Thompson-Dwyer
- Emily Atack
- Anne Hegerty
- Harry Redknapp
- Sair Khan
- Nick Knowles
- James McVey
- Fleur East