Beyonce turned down by Alexandra Burke

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Beyoncé  has revealed that X Factor winner Alexandra Burke rejected her offer of a support act slot.

The pair performed together on last series’ finale in December, and Jay-Z‘s missus was so impressed with the 20-year-old victor that she invited her to open shows on her UK tour.

The ‘Crazy In Love’ singer told celebrity website Sugar Slam: “Alexandra was a doll. A complete gem.

“Actually, I wanted her to open my tour for me, but she hadn’t finished her album, so she couldn’t do it.”

Beyoncé continued: “They didn’t tell me she was a big fan of mine. In rehearsals she was just so incredibly overwhelmed and I was so happy to sing with her. She’s so talented and beautiful and her voice is so soulful.”

Alexandra’s debut album is due for release later this year, while Beyoncé’s I Am… tour gets underway in Newcastle tomorrow (Friday 22 May).

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One Response to “Beyonce turned down by Alexandra Burke”

  1. Alexandra must be gutted she had to turn Beyonce down!! Still once Bad Boys makes it big she probably won’t care!! Check out my review of her new song at blubbalips.wordpress.com!!

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