21 Facts About Tulisa Contostavlos


Tula Paulinea "Tulisa" Contostavlos is an English singer, songwriter, television personality, and actress.

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From 2011 to 2012, Tulisa was a judge on the television singing competition The X Factor UK.

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Tula Paulinea Tulisa Contostavlos was born on 13 July 1988 in Camden Town, London.

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Tulisa Contostavlos's Irish mother, Anne Byrne, was born in Churchtown, Dublin.

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Plato's brother, Byron Tulisa Contostavlos, was bassist with Mungo Jerry and later became manager of N-Dubz.

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When Tulisa Contostavlos was five, her mother, who has bipolar disorder and schizoaffective disorder, was sectioned under the Mental Health Act.

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At age 14, with support from her uncle, Byron Tulisa Contostavlos, she enrolled at Quintin Kynaston School in St John's Wood but later attended Haverstock Secondary School where she did not sit her GCSE examinations.

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In 2011, Tulisa Contostavlos replaced Cheryl Cole as a judge for the eighth series of The X Factor.

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Tulisa Contostavlos mentored the Groups category, which included 4-piece girlband Little Mix.

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Tulisa Contostavlos did not join the tenth series of the show in 2013 and was replaced by original judge, Sharon Osbourne.

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Tulisa Contostavlos appeared on the first night of the final temporarily filling in for Mel B who was ill.

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Tulisa Contostavlos was granted an injunction that legally blocks the distribution of the tape.

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Tulisa Contostavlos released her solo album, The Female Boss, on 3 December 2012, for which she began working on earlier that year.

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Around this time, Tulisa Contostavlos released an autobiography titled Honest: My Story So Far.

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In January 2013, Tulisa Contostavlos stated that the album campaign had finished and that no further singles would be released.

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Tulisa Contostavlos began working on a second album in 2013, and continued to record throughout 2014 The single, "Living Without You", was initially planned for release in December 2014, but was eventually released in January the next year.

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In 2016, Tulisa Contostavlos signed with an agent in an attempt to begin a career as a film actress, and as of 2018 she is committed to star as Sista C in the upcoming feature film Diva.

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In May 2022, it was announced that Tulisa Contostavlos would be reuniting with her N-Dubz band-mates with new music and a tour.

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On 4 June 2013, Tulisa Contostavlos was arrested by police on suspicion of supplying class A drugs and bailed to a date in July 2013.

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Tulisa Contostavlos was granted unconditional bail and then appeared at Southwark Crown Court on 9 January 2014.

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In Moore's opinion, "Tulisa Contostavlos has been branded by the media as a chav and therefore almost anything can be said about her".

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