Our World : Our OFFICIAL autobiography
About the book
Telling their story in their own words, with exclusive photos and behind-the-scenes gossip, this is a must-have for any Little Mix fan. Little Mix are the UK's most successful girl band. They first found fame - and each other - on The X Factor in 2011. Five years later they have gone from strength to strength, achieving huge global success. With three platinum-selling albums in the UK and over 14 million record sales worldwide, the band are both adored by their fans and critically acclaimed for their brilliant music. In this book the girls share the real behind-the-scenes story of both their personal lives and their success. They reveal the many highs - what it feels like to perform in front of thousands of people; the excitement of seeing your music soar to Number One around the world - but also the lows. Through it all the girls have had each other, and their incredibly close friendship has grown stronger and stronger as the years have gone by. Now the girls are like sisters, and in this book they share their journeys and how it feels for your dreams to come true. Brimming with exclusive photos, this book shares with us the girls' innermost secrets - their hopes and dreams for the future, their families, their relationships, their style advice and above all their friendship. This book is Little Mix's story in their own words and tells you everything you need to know about their lives both in and out of the spotlight.
Celebrate Little Mix's first UK number-one album - Glory Days - by reading the full story of the girls' astonishing rise to pop super stardom. Our World is full of exclusive photos and inspirational stories about Jade, Perrie, Jesy and Leigh-Anne's unique friendship. from the publisher's description
Celebrate Little Mix's first UK number-one album - Glory Days - by reading the full story of the girls' astonishing rise to pop super stardom. Our World is full of exclusive photos and inspirational stories about Jade, Perrie, Jesy and Leigh-Anne's unique friendship. * from the publisher's description * Our World is the official tell-all book from the UK's biggest girl band, Little Mix. Brimming with exclusive photos, the girls share their hopes and dreams for the future, their families, their relationships, their style advice and above all their friendship. This is Little Mix's story in their own words, telling you everything you need to know about their lives both in and out of the spotlight. * from the publisher's description *
Little Mix Biography
Little Mix are a British girl group, composed of group members Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, and previously Jesy Nelson, before leaving the group in December 2020. They signed with Syco Music in 2011, after becoming the first group to win the British version of The X Factor, in the same year. Although their first two studio albums, DNA (2012), and Salute (2013), brought mainstream success, it was after the release of "Black Magic", the lead single from their third studio album Get Weird (2015), that achieved them national stardom. "Black Magic" went onto become Little Mix's third number-one in the UK, after "Cannonball" in (2011), and "Wings" in (2012). It spent three weeks at number-one, the most for a girl group song since 2007, and in 2017, Billboard ranked it as one of The 100 Greatest Girl Group Songs of All Time.With the success of their first three albums, Glory Days (2016), became their first number-one album on the UK Albums Chart, spending five weeks at number one, the most for a girl group since the Spice Girls' debut album. In 2018, it became the longest charting girl group album inside the top 40 of the UK Albums Chart. Its lead single "Shout Out to My Ex" won British Single of the Year in 2017. In 2018, Little Mix parted ways with Syco Music and signed with RCA UK. In the same year their fifth album LM5, made them the first girl group to have five top-five albums in the UK, with Forbes, naming them one of the most influential acts in Europe. In 2021, "Sweet Melody" became the group fifth chart topper in the UK, making them the winning act from the X Factor UK with the most most number-one singles. In same year they became the first girl group to spend a 100 combined weeks inside the top ten of the UK Singles Chart. Since 2011, Little Mix have sold more than 60 million records worldwide, becoming one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. The group have been named as one of the greatest girl groups of all time and the biggest girl group of the 2010s. In 2021, they was named as Glamour's Women of the Year, Game-changers in music. They have been listed by Debrett's as one of the most influential people in the UK with a net worth of £60 million. In 2021, they became the first female group to win the Brit Award for British Group. Their accolades include three Brit Awards, seven MTV Europe Music Awards (the most wins for Best UK & Ireland Act), two Japanese Gold Disc Awards, four Glamour Awards, a iHeartRadio Music Award and three Guinness World Record. In 2022, the group went on indefinite hiatus, allowing its members to pursue solo projects.
2011–2012: Formation and The X FactorIn 2011, Edwards, Thirlwall, Pinnock and Nelson individually auditioned successfully as soloists for the eighth series of the UK version of The X Factor in front of judges Louis Walsh, Gary Barlow, Tulisa and Kelly Rowland, but failed the first challenge of the "bootcamp" section. They were allowe ... Read full biography
|Publisher:||Penguin Books Ltd|
|Languages:||| English ||
|Edition Statement:||UK ed.|
|Publication date:||Sept. 1, 2017|
|First Publication Date:||None|
|Publication City/Country:||London, United Kingdom|