Leona Lewis - Forgive Me 9. However, the album had poor promotion and failed to draw much attention. It was recorded in Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Stockholm and London. She participated in The X Factor show. Her overwhelming performance left no doubt of who deserved the first place. Leona Lewis - My Hands 7.
Leona Lewis - Alive 15. . Spirit met all the highest expectation of both, the makers and the listeners of the album. Leona Lewis - Footprints In The Sand 11. Leona Lewis - Bleeding Love mp3.
At 12, Leona wrote her first song and soon won her first talent competition for artists under 18. Leona Lewis - Can't Breathe 12. Leona Lewis - Run 4. Leona Lewis - A Moment Like This 10. This victory gave her the final confidence in her artistic future as she chose the way to the music stage. Leona did her best to participate in most parts of this large creative process.
Nevertheless, Lewis pulled herself together and took one last chance. Her debut studio album, Spirit, became a massive international project involving 70 people as musicians, authors and choristers. Aged 19, she won Yates's Wannabe Talent Contest with the song Always Be My Baby. Leona Lewis - Bleeding Love 2. Leona Lewis - Stop Crying Your Heart Out 13. Still, triumphs at such events did not find her good contracts.
In 2008, Leona Lewis was nominated for four Grammy Awards, but unexpectedly, won none. Leona Lewis - Happy 6. The experts were stunned by the widest range of her voice and naturalness of her attitude on the stage. Leona Lewis - Angel 8. Leona Lewis - I Got You 5.
The same year, the compilation Best Kept Secret was released, featuring her old songs written before The X Factor period. Leona Lewis - Outta My Head 16. Leona Lewis - Better In Time 3. As The X Factor triumphant, Leona Lewis received a contract with a music recording company. Leona Louise Lewis was born in London, April 3, 1985, to the family of Afro-British descent. Lewis worked hard in different areas to collect the money she needed to make her first record.
She started with doing covers of celebrated songs and impressed the managers of Sony as a singer with perfect voice and ear for music. The girl mastered choreography, stage acting and singing there. Leona had to record the demo of her own material to show what she really was. It was downloaded by over 50,000 users within 30 minutes, breaking the world record. She was fond of music since the early childhood years, and her parents did not spare significant sums to pay for her studying at the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School.
In August 2008, Leona Lewis performed Whole Lotta Love along with Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page at the closing ceremony of the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. Leona Lewis - Broken 14. . . . . .
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