Not only is The Greatest Dancer judge, Alesha Dixon, a skilful dancer in her own right, with years of performing under her belt, the 41-year-old singer has also dated professional dancer Azuka Ononye since 2017 - hows that's for a qualified dancing judge, hey? The couple welcomed their first bundle of joy, Azura Sienna Ononye, in 2013 with their second little one entering the world only August last year.
Alesha gave birth to Anaya in 2019
Taking to Instagram, the former Mis-Teeq singer shared the first photo of her second baby daughter in October 2019, revealing her beautiful name. Posting the sweet snapshot of the tiny new arrival sleeping soundly, swaddled in a white cellular blanket, Alesha revealed: "Anaya Safiya born 20.08.19," the proud mum added: "7 weeks ago this little angel came into our lives! As I celebrate my birthday today I feel like the luckiest girl on the planet." Fans and famous friends, including Tamara Ecclestone, were quick to congratulate the star. Strictly dancer Oti Mabuse, meanwhile, noted the similarities between little Anaya and her big sister, writing "Looks like Azura!"
Alesha has dated professional dancer Azuka Ononye since 2017
It’s believed Alesha and her partner wed in secret, and she has never confirmed or denied being married. They’ve known each other for more than 10 years, and she confirmed the birth of their first daughter, Azura on Alesha's 35th birthday in 2013. Since then, the star often posts pictures of her mini-me on her personal Instagram. From pictures of the pair posing on set together to enviable family holiday snaps, one thing is for sure she is one cute little six-year-old and the star's followers certainly agree.
Alesha with her eldest daughter Azura
Alesha's second pregnancy was announced by Ant and Dec live on the season 10 final of Britain's Got Talent in June 2019. The news came as a happy surprise to her fans, as she had previously admitted to YOU magazine that she thought she might be too old to have another baby. "I don't know whether it will happen, given my age, but I adore the idea of a large family and I hope I will be lucky.”She added: “The love I feel for Azura is so pure and unconditional. The main thing is to enjoy her in the present and be philosophical about the future because what will be will be."
Since giving birth to her second little one, Alesha has posted another adorable snap of Anaya smiling with a cuddling a fluffy stuffed bunny that sent her followers in meltdown over its cuteness - well, just look at it! She has certainly melted the hearts of the HELLO! office.
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