The X Factor 2011: Everything you need to know about Kelly Rowland


Name: Kelly Rowland

Age: 30

Occupation: Singer/actress/Beyonce's best buddy.

Most famous for: Being one third of the fiercest girlband of all time.

You may not know Kelly's full name is Kelendria Trene Kamasia Rowland. We're tired just typing that!

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In her own words: "I can hardly talk to Gary (Barlow) without blushing. He is sooo handsome, and sooo charming."

Our prediction: Kelly looks set to bring bucket-loads of sassiness to the show. Plus, anyone who commands us to dance is a winner in our eyes.