Perrie Edwards is an English singer and famous for being a member of the British girl group ‘Little Mix’. When she passed through auditioned on the reality show ‘The X Factor’, at the time, she was placed in a group called ‘Faux Pas’. But after the failed attempt, she later became part of her current band ‘Little Mix’ which formed through the platform in October 2011.
Further, the band became the first band ever to win the eighth season of the show. As of now, her band has sold over 60 million records worldwide making them one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. She has also appeared in the documentaries like How To Be Anne-Marie and Leigh-Anne: Race, Pop and Power.
Caption: Perrie Edwards, the English singer.
Perrie Edwards: Bio, Family, Career
She was born on 10 July 1993 as Perrie Louise Edwards in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England. She is the daughter of singers, her mother, Deborah “Debbie” Duffy, and her father Alexander Edwards, who are both singers. But her parents divorced when she was young and separately married again. She has a mixed ethnicity of Swedish, Irish, Scottish, and English ancestry.
Moreover, she has an older and biological brother named Jonnie Edwards. She also has a sister named Caitlin Edwards from her father’s side. Regarding her education, she had attended Radipole Primary School in Weymouth, Dorset before moving back to South Shields. She attended St. Peter and Paul RC Primary School. After that, she enrolled at Mortimer Community College in South Shields and later transferred to Newcastle College. From the college, she had received a BTEC in Performing Arts.
Perrie Edwards: Career & Life Achievements
As we have mentioned earlier, Edwards rose to prominence after she appeared in the reality show ‘The X Factor’, the eighth season. He first auditioned for the show “You Oughta Know” by Alanis Morissette. She then became a part of the English girl band named Little Mix on 28 October 2011 and later in December, they were announced as the winner which made them the first band to win.
Before forming a band, she was placed in a four-piece group named ‘Faux Pas’ along with her now member Jesy Nelson while other two band members: Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock in Orion. But they four came together after their group failed to progress further. The band has released six albums including DNA (2012), Salute (2013), Glory Days (2016), LM5 (2018), and Confetti (2020). Other than this, she has also appeared in promoting brands and ambassadors.
Perrie Edwards: Personal Life & Boyfriend
The hot sizzling singer is not single at the moment nor married yet. She is currently in a relationship with the English football player Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain since February 2017. In May 2021, she has announced that she is expecting a first baby with the player. Further, Alex plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Liverpool and the England national team.
However, she previously had dated singer Zayn Malik. They started dating in May 2012 and later became engaged in August 2013. But it seems that the couple’s chemistry didn’t synchronize smoothly and broke up in August 2015. Apart from her love life, she has been diagnosed with esophageal atresia and anosmia in her personal life. Also, the girl had struggled with anxiety which she revealed through her Instagram profiles and later in an interview.
Caption: Perrie Edwards and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
Perrie Edwards: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The famous singer has a whopping amount from her musical career. Though she has not discussed the exact amount, she surely maintains six-digit figures from her works. Therefore, she has a net worth estimated at around $9 million being the highest paid of her band.
She has accounts over different social media platforms with verified accounts. She has an Instagram account @perrieedwards with 12.4 million followers. On Twitter, she goes by the unverified account @PrivOfPerrie with 49k followers. She has an unverified Facebook account @PerrieeleOffic with more than 381k followers.
Perrie Edwards: Body Measurements
The singer has a slim and attractive body that stands to a height of 5 feet 5 inches or 1.65 meters. Her body weighs around 58 kg with 34 inches chest size, 28 inches waist size, and 40 inches hips size. She has light blue eyes color with dirty blonde hair color.