|Celebrated Name:||Alesha Dixon|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Alesha Anjanette Dixon|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||7 October 1978|
|Birth Place:||Welwyn, Garden City, UK|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Harvey(m. 2005-2006), Azuka Ononye(m. 2017)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Azura Sienna Ononye, Anaya Safiya Ononye)|
|Is Alesha Dixon Lesbian?||No|
|Profession:||Singer-Songwriter, Rapper, Dancer, Model, TV personality|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Alesha Dixon is an English singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, model, television personality, and author. Dixon became popular in the pop culture in 2001 as a member of the former R&B/garage/rap girl band Mis-Teeq. Dixon started her solo career in 2005 and television career in 2007 after winning the dance show, Strictly Come Dancing. She has also judged three seasons of Strictly Come Dancing and 1 season of Britain’s Got Talent.
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Early Life & Biography
Dixon was born in Welwyn, Garden City, Hertfordshire to British mother Beverly Hills and Jamaican father Melvin Dixon, and grew up with her six half-siblings.
She was schooled in Monk’s Walk School, Garden City. She has a diploma in sports studies, and she aspired to become a PE teacher. She was about to join Loughborough University, Leicestershire, but was encountered with a record producer in the train while going back home.
Alesha Dixon was married to British rapper Micheal Harvey Jr (also known as Harvey), with whom she was in a relationship for five years. The couple got married in 2005 but divorced in 2006 after the news of Harvey’s infidelity came out. Reportedly, the former member of the rap group So Solid Crew, was having an affair with singer Javine Hylton.
Dixon started dating model-dancer Azuka Ononye, her current husband, in 2012, and the couple tied knots 5 years later in 2017. They had a daughter together in 2013, Azura Sienna. Last year, the couple welcomed their second child, daughter Anaya Safiya.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 7 October 1978, Alesha Dixon is 42 years old as of today’s date 24th January 2021. Her height is 1.7 m tall, and her weight is 56 kg.
In 1998, she met Sabrina Washington at Dance Attic, and the duo recorded a demo song together called, “Inspiration.” They decided to form a girl band when they discovered Su-Elise Nash. After the addition of their fourth member, Zena McNally, they signed a contract with Telstar Records.
The group debuted in 2001, with a hit single, ‘Why,’ and dominated the charts from the early 2000s to eventually become one of the most popular girl groups in the United Kingdom. The band’s platinum debut, ‘Lickin’ on both sides,’ peaked the charts and was nominated for Brit and Music of Black Origin (MOBO) awards in the late 2000s. In March 2005, the group disbanded, and they all proceeded to pursue their solo career.
Dixon delivered various solo hits over 2006-8, such as ‘Lipstick,’ ‘Knockdown,’ ‘Drummer Boy’ and ‘Do it our way.’ She won the season 5 of Strictly Come dancing in 2007 with co-dancer Matthew Cutler. In July 2009, Dixon became a part of the judging panel of Strictly Come Dancing: season 7. She judged season 8 and half of season 9 after quitting to become a judge on Britain’s Got Talent.
Awards & Achievements
She won Brit and MOBO awards with her Mis-Teeq crew and has won season 5 of Strictly Come Dancing.
Net Worth & Salary of Alesha Dixon
The singer, rapper, dancer, model, host, and the author has a net worth of about $5 million as of January 2021. Dixon has published a series of books for young girls and boys. She is also a philanthropist and has lent her money and time for charitable causes. She is a patron of African-Caribbean Leukemia Trust, and aside from donating money to the funds, she has also climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and also supports many animal rights charities.
In conclusion, we can say that Alesha Dixon is an all-round good egg- from being a pop star, a fashion guru, a top-notch judge to a full-time mother, and a wife. She has done it all despite being in the public eye with a hectic schedule for over two decades.