Who is Lady Leshurr, what's her real name, and is she on Instagram?

17 January 2021, 16:30 | Updated: 9 March 2021, 10:38

Your need-to-know on Dancing On Ice star Lady Leshurr
Your need-to-know on The Celebrity Circle star Lady Leshurr. Picture: ITV/PA

Lady Leshurr is on Channel 4's The Celebrity Circle. Find out her age, Instagram name, and songs.

Lady Leshurr is one of the contestants taking part in the first ever series of The Celebrity Circle.

Read more: When does The Celebrity Circle start and what time is it on?

A group of famous faces will either play themselves or a 'catfish' as they take on the social media app for the first time ever in aid of Stand Up To Cancer.

Lady Leshurr is a Mobo-winning rapper from Birmingham, will be playing as Big Narstie in The Circle.

Here's your need-to-know on the star.

Lady Leshurr is a rapper from Birmingham
Lady Leshurr is a rapper from Birmingham. Picture: PA

Who is Lady Leshurr and how old is she?

Lady Leshurr, 32, is a rapper from Birmingham.

She was awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) in the 2020 Birthday Honours for her services to music and charity, and also won the MOBO for Best Female Act in 2016.

As well as The Circle, she also competed on 2021 series of Dancing On Ice, and was voted off in the semi-finals.

Discussing her decision to do the show prior to its start, she said: "I’ve always wanted to skate, and what’s better than forcing myself into something I can’t get out of now!"

And speaking ahead of her appearance in The Circle, Lady Leshurr said: "It's crazy, really. My emotions are all over the place. I'm a bit nervous, but at the same time, I'm quite excited. I'm looking forward to giving TV the entertainment that they've been dying for. I'm very excited."

Read more: Celebrity Circle catfish: Nadia Sawalha and Kaye Adams to play as Gemma Collins

What songs does Lady Leshurr have?

Her most famous songs include Brush Your Teeth, Queen’s Speech, and Where Are You Now?.

What is Lady Leshurr's real name?

Her real name is Melesha Katrina O’Garro.

Is Lady Leshurr on Instagram?

She is! You can join her 495,000 followers here.

Who else is on The Circle?

See below for all the celebs appearing in the show, as well as who they are playing as:

  • Baga Chipz (playing as Kim Woodburn)
  • Charlotte Crosby (playing as Peter Andre)
  • Denise van Outen
  • Duncan James
  • Kaye Adams and Nadia Sawalha (playing as Gemma Collins)
  • Lady Leshurr (playing as Big Narstie)
  • Melvin Odoom and Rickie Haywood-Williams (playing as will.i.am)
  • Pete Wicks and Sam Thompson (playing as Rachel Riley)
  • Saffron Barker


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