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Alesha Dixon

Occupation: Singer, talent show judge

Nationality: British

Born: October 7, 1978 (36)

First finding fame in British pop group Mis-Teeq in the early '00s, Dixon had a period of career instability and was dropped by her record company. Her career was revitalised when she appeared on BBC talent show Strictly Come Dancing in 2005.

She went on to release a second solo album that had big success with the track 'The Boy Does Nothing'. In 2012, she was freed from her Strictly contract and now appears alongside Simon Cowell, David Walliams and Amanda Holden as a judge on opposing ITV show Britain's Got Talent.

The BGT judges decide which 40 acts will join the five Golden Buzzer winners. BGT: Who made the live shows? - Full list We'll get our final few acts, and then the judges have some tough decisions ahead. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight The BGT judge has a very unique way of getting revenge on her boss. Holden: 'I'll get Cowell back for firing prank' "I saw this week they were like, Dolly Parton. Who will it be, Nick Grimshaw or Dolly Parton?" Nick Grimshaw: 'I'd love to do X Factor' BGT star says she hates the phrase "beach body ready", calling it "bollocks". Alesha: Who gives a s**t what size you are? The singer dances by the sea in the visuals for her new single. Watch Alesha Dixon's new music video Get your round up of all the crazy action from tonight's Britain's Got Talent. Britain's Got Talent: The best and worst Get some hints about what's coming up in tonight's episode of BGT auditions. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight Ed Sheeran, Paul McCartney and Alesha Dixon also appear in the 'Food Revolution' song. Watch Hugh Jackman rap for Jamie Oliver song Alesha Dixon, Olly Murs and Ricky Martin will appear on the live shows. Who will sing on the BGT semi-finals? The Siberian group earned four yeses for their innovative light show. BGT: Watch U.D.I's spectacular light show The troupe's controlled choreography earns them a slam of the Golden Buzzer. BGT: Watch Entity Allstars wow the judges Another act received a Golden Buzzer, but did Twitter think they were worthy? Twitter reacts to Britain's Got Talent ep 5 Get caught up on everything that happened in tonight's Britain's Got Talent. BGT: The good, the bad, and the bizarre Get some hints about what you can expect from tonight's instalment of BGT. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight Alesha Dixon is giving fans the chance to decide the outcome of her new visual. Vote for the ending of Alesha's new video The Britain's Got Talent judge will release her new track on June 21. Listen to Alesha Dixon's new single Find out everything you need to know about tonight's acts right here. BGT: The good, the bad and the bizarre Get some little hints about what you can expect from Britain's Got Talent tonight. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight Did Simon Cowell really get hypnotised by Princess the dog? Who knows... Twitter reacts to Britain's Got Talent ep 3 A motorised piano. A supposedly hypnotic dog. David Walliams in general. Britain's Got Talent was bonkers last night Get some sneaky hints about what you can expect to see in the show tonight. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight Can you identify these forgotten members of S Club Juniors and Blazin' Squad? Watch Ant & Dec identify '00s popstars on BGT The judge comes face to face with Krystyna and her hypnotising German Spitz in tomorrow's episode. BGT: Simon Cowell kneels for hypnotising dog Here is everything you need to know about the maelstrom of talent tonight. BGT: The good, the bad & the bizarre Get ready for this evening's instalment of weird and wonderful acts. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight Get some sneak peeks at this week's show as dance troupe Boyband impress. BGT: Did Alesha's heart just melt? One episode in and we've had a Golden Buzzer. But what did you think of the acts on show tonight? Twitter on Britain's Got Talent return Here's your guide to all of the acts from tonight's Britain's Got Talent premiere. Britain's Got Talent: Good, bad, bizarre We know what to expect on the show now, but that doesn't stop it being fun. Britain's Got Talent: Was it any good? Get some sneaky hints about what you can expect from tonight's premiere. Britain's Got Talent: 10 teasers for tonight Watch new preview clips from tonight's (April 11) first auditions show. Got Talent: Max the dog doesn't like Ant The singer says she is "excited" to perform 'The Way We Are' for the first time. Alesha Dixon to debut single on Got Talent Simon Cowell tells Digital Spy that the hit show is "back on top form" this year. Amanda Holden is getting naughty on BGT Amanda Holden gets filthy, Stephen Mulhern's after Ant & Dec's job and more. The 10 most bizarre BGT launch moments The singer says that the judges have "healthy" debates about acts on the show. Alesha Dixon talks BGT disagreements The judge says that her Golden Buzzer act can match the success of Diversity. Alesha Dixon: 'New BGT is most fun yet' Britain's Got Talent judge recalls the show's "unbelievably bad" first review. Cowell: 'People said my career was over' View the early standout contestants as the ITV show's 9th series returns. Meet Britain's Got Talent's Ones to Watch All four judges and Ant & Dec are cartoonised for the brand new series' trailer. See new Britain's Got Talent 2015 trailer