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Leona Lewis

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Leona Lewis News

Leona Lewis breaks UK Singles Chart record

Former X Factor winner becomes first British female act in UK chart history to earn eight Top Five hit singles

  • Dec 16, 2013

Leona Lewis's new single 'Lovebird' fails to make Top 200

And reports suggest song could have sold less than 600 copies

  • Dec 22, 2012

Leona Lewis: 'I recorded Rihanna's 'We Found Love' first'

Singer says her version of the Calvin Harris hit was better

  • Oct 14, 2012

Leona Lewis to collaborate with Childish Gambino

The single 'Trouble' was written by Emeli Sandé and will be released on October 7

  • Aug 16, 2012

Hear Leona Lewis' cover of Nine Inch Nails' 'Hurt' – listen

Singer's take on Trent Reznor's seminal track has been posted online

  • Dec 9, 2011

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Leona Lewis Music Videos

One More Sleep Play Video

One More Sleep

Watch the official One More Sleep video by Leona Lewis in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Colorblind Play Video

Colorblind

Watch the official Colorblind video by Leona Lewis in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Lovebird Play Video

Lovebird

Watch the official Lovebird video by Leona Lewis in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Come Alive Play Video

Come Alive

Watch the official Come Alive video by Leona Lewis in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

Fireflies Play Video

Fireflies

Watch the official Fireflies video by Leona Lewis in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

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Leona Lewis Reviews

Leona Lewis ft Childish Gambino - 'Trouble'

Leona Lewis ft Childish Gambino - 'Trouble'

Another slick, big-production ballad with no conviction

  • Oct 5, 2012

Leona Lewis, ‘Hurt’ – Review

X Factor winner covers drug anthem

  • Dec 9, 2011

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Leona Lewis Biography

Leona Louise Lewis (born 3 April 1985) is an English pop and R&B singer-songwriter. Lewis rose to fame in 2006 as the winner of the third series of the British television series The X Factor.

Lewis has become a multi-platinum selling artist and three time Grammy Award nominee. She has released two albums to date, Spirit and Echo, in 2007 and 2009 respectively. Spirit became the fastest-selling debut album and the biggest seller of 2007 in both the UK and Republic of Ireland, and made Lewis the first British solo artist to top the Billboard 200 with a debut album. Her second album, Echo, was released in November 2009.

Lewis's debut single "A Moment Like This" became the fastest selling UK single after being downloaded over 50,000 times within thirty minutes of its release. Her second single, "Bleeding Love", reached number one positions in over thirty singles charts around the world. In November 2008 she set a record in the UK for the fastest selling download-only release with her cover version of the Snow Patrol song "Run" which sold 69,244 copies in two days. In November 2009, the first set of dates for her 2010 debut world tour were announced.

Lewis has sold over 6.5 million albums worldwide.

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