|Leigh-Anne Pinnock Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||October 4, 1991|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Leigh-Anne Pinnock is an English singer, songwriter, and actress best known for being a member of the British girl group Little Mix, formed on the 8th series of The X Factor in 2011. Regarded as one of the best-selling girl groups, Little Mix has released a wide range of discography that includes albums and tracks like Get Weird, Wings, DNA, Confetti, Glory Days, Change Your Life, Black Magic, and Hair (featuring Sean Paul). Moreover, she has been a part of other projects like Served! with Jade Thirlwall, Leigh-Anne: Colourism & Race, How To Be Anne-Marie, and MTV Generation Change: Black Lives Matter.
Fresh Princess, Betsy
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
She attended Sylvia Young Theater School in London, United Kingdom briefly.
Singer, part-time fashion blogger
- Father – John L. Pinnock (Mechanic)
- Mother – Deborah Thornhill (Teacher at the Harlington Community School)
- Siblings – Sian-Louise Pinnock (Older Sister), Sairah Pinnock (Older Sister)
Modest Management manages the girl group “Little Mix”.
Pop, R&B, hip hop
Columbia Records, RCA UK
Until 2018, she was signed with Syco Music as well.
5 ft 4 in or 163 cm
57 kg or 126 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Pinnock has dated –
- Lucien Laviscount (2012) – Leigh-Anne Pinnock and actor-singer, Lucien Laviscount were seen on a dinner date in April 2012 at the Benihana restaurant in London. This sparked rumors of them dating.
- Jamar Harding (2012) – Jamar Harding, the bassist from the Barbadian band, Cover Drive started dating Pinnock in September 2012. They were introduced to each other by JLS. They separated in November 2012.
- Jordan Kiffin (2012-2016) – Pinnock started dating footballer Jordan Kiffin in November 2012. After a successful year completion of their dating together, she added a picture of herself with Jordan on Instagram as revealed by Reveal in November 2013. The couple split in April 2015 as reported by Daily Mail. She was really upset after the separation from Jordan. The couple reconciled and finally ended their relationship in June 2016.
- Andre Gray (2016-Present) – In December 2016, she started dating another footballer, Andre Gray. In June 2017, the couple was seen enjoying their time on a holiday. After dating for 4 years, they got engaged in May 2020. In May 2021, she announced that she was expecting her first child with Andre. Leigh-Anne gave birth to twins on August 16, 2021. In June 2023, it was revealed that they had secretly tied the knot.
Race / Ethnicity
She has African-Jamaican and African-Barbadian ancestry.
- Bajan ancestry
35-25-35 in or 89-63.5-89 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU) or 10 (UK)
7 (US) or 37.5 (EU)
Little Mix has signed an endorsement deal with Schwarzkopf LIVE Colour XXL.
Best Known For
The girl group Little Mix released their debut album titled DNA on November 19, 2012, through Syco music. The album consists of 12 tracks with a total length of 43:56 minutes.
First TV Show
Like other Little Mix members, her first TV appearance was on The X Factor in 2011 as herself (contestant).
The band works with a personal trainer before a tour to look more toned and perform better on stage.
Leigh-Anne Pinnock Favorite Things
- Food – Nachos
- Color – Green
- Musicians – Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Aaliyah, old school RnB
- Movies – Titanic (1997), Jason’s Lyric (1994), any kind of scary movie
- Albums – Talk That Talk (By Rihanna), One Touch (By Sugababes), + (By Ed Sheeran), Fame (By Chris Brown), Wild Ones (By Flo Rida)
Source – Little-Mix.com
Leigh-Anne Pinnock Facts
- She is addicted to nachos.
- Pinnock is a member of the British girl band “Little Mix”.
- Her style inspiration includes Rihanna, Lisa Turtle, and Fresh Prince.
- She had worked as a waitress in Pizza Hut before.
- She entered The X Factor by auditioning with the song Only Girl (In the World)” by Rihanna.
- She has addressed the issue of racism in the industry and in an interview with Glamour magazine in March 2019, she opened up about dealing with racism and comments on Twitter while feeling “invisible” for the first three years as the only black girl in Little Mix.
- The Little Mix band was previously known as Rhythmix.
- With Little Mix, she released the band’s 6th studio album, Confetti, on November 6, 2020, and it peaked at number #1 in Ireland and debuted within the top 10 in Australia, Croatia, Portugal, Belgium, Lithuania, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Scotland, Spain, Austria and the United Kingdom where it peaked at number #2. Also, the album is the last to feature group member Jesy Nelson.
- She has a pug dog named Harvey.
- In November 2020, Leigh-Anne was announced to be making her film debut with the UK-based Christmas romantic comedy flick, Boxing Day.
- In collaboration with Saweetie, the Little Mix band released a new song ‘Confetti’ in April 2021.
- Little Mix had released a new song titled Heartbreak Anthem in partnership with David Guetta and Galantis in May 2021.
- In October 2021, Leigh-Anne Pinnock had unfollowed her former Little Mix bandmate Jesy Nelson on Instagram.
- In December 2021, Little Mix had announced that they were looking to go on hiatus after their Confetti Tour in 2022.
- In June 2023, Leigh-Anne released her debut solo single titled Don’t Say Love.