Former Wet Wet Wet frontman Marti Pellow has backed his former band after being replaced by new frontman.
Ever wondered why your recycling hasn’t been collected for weeks, the pavements are loaded with dog poo and the roads are riddled with potholes?
It’s only been a week since former Liberty X singer Kevin Simm became the latest winner of The Voice and he was seen celebrating on-screen. Kevin made similar comments in an interview with Radio Times: “I know by winning The Voice it doesn’t make me a successful artist straight away.
It’s been just a few days since Kevin Simm was crowned the (last BBC) winner of The Voice UK, and it seems it still hasn’t fully sunk in for the humble singer. The former Liberty X singer beat Jolan Gidney-Craigen, Lydia Lucy and Cody Frost to win the show, giving Ricky Wilson his second win as a coach (after winning with Stevie McCrorie last year). Revealing that he hasn’t even really found time to properly celebrate yet, Kevin recalled the moment Marvin Humes announced him as the winner, telling us: “I just felt really shocked, Jolan was amazing and Cody and Lydia as well, but it was just so weird.
Victor of The Voice Kevin Simm has landed his first gig as champion since winning the BBC talent hunt – as a wedding singer. The former Liberty X singer, below, worked as a wedding photographer before he went on the show. Lancashire-born Simm, 35, below with his The Voice mentor Ricky Wilson, also added he was aware he could plummet back to obscurity if his career didn’t take off.
Tonight, fans of BBC One’s The Voice UK will get to find out who’ll be crowned champion – as former Liberty X star Kevin Simm takes on Jolan, Cody Frost and Lydia Lucy in the live final. Kevin – favourite to win the show this year – enjoyed pretty solid success with Liberty X back in the day, but since the band split, things haven’t been exactly sunny for the Lancashire lad - especially where his finances are concerned.
Liberty X’s Kevin Simm is on The Voice!. The 35 year old singer found fame after becoming a runner-up in iconic X Factor precursor 'Popstars’, going on to become a founding member of Liberty X and not doing too badly out of it all, everything considered.
This Saturday’s episode of The Voice is going to be unmissable telly as new coaches Paloma Faith and Boy George come to blows over one contestant in particular — and he just so happens to be a former member of Liberty X! Kevin Simm, who scored No.1 hit Just A Little with the pop band in 2002, admits he was blindsided by the awkward clash between the judges that left Paloma running off set in tears. The heated exchange occurred as George, 54, was giving his verdict on Kevin’s performance of Chandelier by Sia.
Liberty X star Kevin Simm is the latest ‘familiar face’ to audition in front of will.i.am, Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson on The Voice UK.