Perrie Edwards, the world-famous singer broke the internet on 10th May 2021 with her pregnancy news. Perrie Edwards uploaded a single picture flaunting her baby bump and other picture with her long-time boyfriend, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Her fans all across the world can not control their excitement after hearing the news and flooded her with congratulatory tweets and comments on social media. Perrie Edwards is a member of the popular British girl group Little Mix. The group was formed in 2011 in a global platform, The X Factor Season 8.
The Contemporary R&B, pop, and dance-pop girl group had four members initially, Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jesy Nelson, and received popularity within a few time within their debut. They also won the competition, becoming the first group to do so, and became one of the biggest selling girl groups of all time. Though Nelson left the group in 2020, and other three continue with their group activities.
Perrie and Alex make a great couple together and is dating since 2017. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is also a popular footballer who plays for Premier League club Liverpool and the England national team as a midfielder. Though they were rumored to be dating earlier, it was declared by the singer herself in February 2017. The couple posts pictures together on their official Instagram account, and we can see how much they are in love, and the couple can’t wait to see their new family member. Let us know more about the couple, their profession, career, and previous relationships.
Perrie Edwards: Early Life And Important Career Achievements
Perrie Louise Edwards was born on 10 July 1993 and spent her childhood in South Shields, Tyne, and Wear, England. She is mixed and belongs from Swedish, Irish, Scottish, and English ancestry. Perry also belongs from a known and wealthy family, and both of her parents, Deborah “Debbie” Duffy and Alexander Edwards are singers. Her parents divorced and remarried when Perry was at a young age. She is also closer to her siblings, her older brother named Jonnie Edwards and her paternal half-sister named Caitlin Edwards.
She attended her primary school in Radipole Primary School in Weymouth, Dorset, and after moving to South Shields she got admitted to St. Peter and Paul RC Primary School and Mortimer Community College in South Shields. She graduated from Newcastle College and earned BTEC in Performing Arts. Perrie Edwards also opened up having esophageal atresia, which left a bisectional scar on her stomach, She also spoke about her anxiety issues in her official Instagram account and Glamour Magazine.
She first came into public eye with her first audition on The X Factor, a show where singers showcase their talent. Initially, Perrie and Jesy Nelson were put in a group called Faux Pas and the other two girls in a group named Orion. In the competition, both group failed to achieve memorable success, and later 4 of them were asked to make a single group and stayed under the mentorship of Tulisa Contostavlos. On 11 December 2011,they succeeded in the competition, becoming the first group to win it. Their cover of Damien Rice’s song “Cannonball” topped UK Singles Chart soon after release. The group soon rose their way into one of the most popular girl group in the world and mainly appreciated for their strong vocals and signature harmonies and their lyrics representing female empowerment and unity. Over the years, the group released six albums with the group, DNA in 2012, Salute in 2013, Get Weird in 2015, Glory Days in 2016, LM5 in 2018, and Confetti in 2020.
Perrie Edwards has also been brand ambassadors of Italian brand Superga, Supreme Nutrition, and Portuguese-African food franchise, Nando’s. The Little Mix member has an estimated net worth of £5.9 million.
Who Is Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain?
Alexander Mark David Oxlade-Chamberlain was born on 15 August 1993 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, Oxlade-Chamberlain. Alex belonged from an athlete family, his father Mark Chamberlain used to be a Stoke City, Portsmouth, and England international player, and his uncle, as well as his younger brother Neville Chamberlain and Christian Chamberlain, are professional football players.
Alex completed his studies at the independent St John’s College in Southsea, Portsmouth. Besides playing football, he also played rugby union as a scrum half or full back and also told that he nearly chose rugby as his profession when he was offered a trial at London Irish. Alex was also good in playing cricket serving the position of the wicketkeeper, bowler, and opening batsman along with southeast Hampshire. Though being good at both rugby and cricket, he finally chose football as his ultimate profession.
Alex became the club’s second-youngest ever appearance maker after debuting under Southampton at the age of 16 years. During the 2010–11 season, he made his first appearance as a senior player and won at the score of 2–0 against AFC Bournemouth. Alex did not stop and continued to make more achievements in his career. Alex was always a very big fan of Arsenal, and in 2011 he joined the Premier League club Arsenal. He made a record and became the youngest Englishman to score in the Champions League, breaking his teammate Theo Walcott’s record. Alex also got nominated for PFA Young Player of the Year At the end of his first season in the Premier League. Alex scored his first Premier League goal of the 2012–13 season winning against Newcastle United at a score of 7-3.
During the 2013–14 season scored his first two goals of the season at the score of 2–0 win against Crystal Palace. Though he was out for three to four weeks due to the hamstring injury, still Alex made the final score at 4–0 win against Aston Villa at Wembley Stadium. During 2015–16 season, he could not play much because of his serious knee injury. However, in 2016–17 season, he made a perfect comeback and achieved a lot in the year. His team scored and won the matches over Manchester United, Liverpool. On 22 August 2020, he signed an extension to his contract till 2024 scored his first league goal of the season against Bournemouth, scoring 3-0. Unfortunately, after two weeks at the FIFA Club World Cup final against Flamengo, he got another injury and had to quit the session. In 2020–21 season, during a pre-season camp in Austria, Alex suffered another knee injury.
The 27-year-old athlete hazaar a net worth of 4.8 million euros.
The Pop Singer, Perrie Edward’s Past Relationship-
Perry Edwards met the popular boy band One direction’s former member Zayn Malik in 2012, and the couple started dating soon. Both of the singers were very famous and were youth icons at that moment, so it resulted in unbelievable hype in their relationship. Zayn Malik also had a tattoo regarding Perry at the word which he covered up later they broke up. They got engaged a year after their relationship, and fans went crazy over them. Unfortunately, Zayn broke off their engagement in 2015, which was much unexpected by Perrie. The breakup inspired Perrie’s hit song ‘Shout Out To My Ex’.
After they broke up, Perrie was linked with a model named Leon King, though it didn’t last. In 2016, Perrie Skins actor Luke Pasqualino and they were spotted together by the paparazzi multiple times, but they reportedly broke up over their busy schedules.
Past Relationships Of Alex
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was not linked with many girls in his career, and the first dating rumor he had faced was with the Little Mix member Perrie Edwards in 2016, which was later confirmed in 2017.
The Relationship Of Perrie Edwards And Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: How did They Meet And How Long They Have Been Together?
In 2016 Little Mix performed on the X Factor stage, and Oxlade-Chamberlain was spotted among the audience. That particular incident gave rise to the rumors between both of them. The rumors were not confirmed until 2017, when Perry uploaded a picture of Alex with her dog on her social media account. The post got deleted after some time, which made fans think that the couple broke up but in an interview with Cosmopolitan Perry openly admitted dating Alex.
The couple frequently uploads pictures of both of them and also commence on each other’s post to show their love and support. The fans were already drooling over the adorable couple, though none of them opened up publicly about their next plan regarding their relationship, like engagement and marriage. Whenever asked during interviews, they dodged the question.
In the fourth year of their relationship, Perrie surprised her fans with her sudden announcement that they are expecting their first child, and people already have started wondering about the beautiful baby they’re going to be blessed with, as both of the baby’s parents have exceptional genes. We congratulate the couple on the news!