Who is Lady Leshurr? Everything you need to know about the Dancing On Ice star

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Dancing On Ice is starting this weekend, and thank goodness it is as 2021 is already in dire need of some sparkle.

Celebrities including Mummy Diaries star Billie Faiers, presenter Denise Van Outen and former I’m A Celeb contestant Rebekah Vardy will take to the ice, to show off what they have learnt after weeks of rigorous training.

However, one star you may not have heard of, depending on your music taste, is Lady Leshurr.

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The star is an absolute powerhouse, so why not read on to find out more…

Who is Lady Leshurr?

Lady Leshurr real name is Melesha Katrina O'Garro and she was born in Birmingham in 1988.

The brunette beauty is an acclaimed rapper and musician, and according The Guardian learnt to “rap, produce, mix, master, everything” at her local youth club.

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Her most famous creative output is her Queen's Speech rap, which is four parts and has reached over 60 million views on Youtube.

She has recently been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the 2020 Birthday Honours for services to charity and music.

What else has Lady Leshurr been in?

She starred in the Birmingham-based feature film 1 Day.

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Dancing On Ice will not be her first foray into reality TV, as she competed in the 2020 series of Masterchef

Who is Lady Leshurr dating?

It is not know whether Lady Leshurr is currently dating, although she was previously in a relationship with Paigey Cakey, another British rapper.

Lady Leshurr came out as pansexual on Instagram, which means she is attracted to all genders.

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She wrote: "Pansexual & proud!! It’s taken me almost a decade to realise that i’m attracted to the aura, the energy, the connection, rather than the sex or gender identity.

“I’ve met guys and girls that have made me feel quite special. But the past few years i’ve realised i’m actually not attracted to a gender at all.

"I’m quite free & open about this now & i’ve never felt happier".

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