Jade Thirlwall is a singer and one of the four members of Little Mix, an award-winning girl band formed during the eighth series of the UK 'The X Factor'. Born in 1992 in the Laygate area of South Shields, Tyne and Wear, Jade had auditioned 'The X Factor' twice before finding massive success with her now bandmates. Little Mix released their debut album 'DNA' in 2012, which peaked in the top 10 in both the US and UK. It was the highest chart position for a British girls group inside the US since the Spice Girls. They've since released five total albums and have received numerous accolades during their career, including to Brit Awards and three MTV Europe Music Awards amongst others.