Girls Aloud

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Girls Aloud
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Girls Aloud performing live
Background information
OriginLondon, England
GenresPop, electropop, dance-pop
Years active2002–2013
LabelsPolydor, Fascination
Websitegirlsaloud.co.uk
MembersCheryl Cole
Nadine Coyle
Sarah Harding
Nicola Roberts
Kimberley Walsh

Girls Aloud was a British girl group created by an ITV television show named Popstars: The Rivals in 2002.[1] The group's members were Cheryl Cole (née Tweedy), Nadine Coyle, Sarah Harding, Nicola Roberts and Kimberley Walsh.[1] Girls Aloud have become one of the most successful British pop groups of the 2000s, with a record-breaking twenty consecutive Top 10 singles (including four number ones), six platinum albums (including two number ones) and record sales of more than 4.3 million in the UK.[2][3][4] They have also been nominated for five BRIT Awards, winning Best Single in 2009 for The Promise.[2][3] The Guinness Book of World Records list them as "the most successful reality TV group of all time".[5] In March 2013, the group announced that they were splitting up.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Girls Aloud top festive chart". BBC. 23 December 2002. Retrieved 20 February 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gabrielle Fagan (26 July 2015). "Kimberley Walsh on motherhood: I'd love more babies - I've been broody since I was 15". The Mirror. Retrieved 20 February 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Del Crookes & Greg Cochrane (21 March 2013). "Girls Aloud confirm split after last night of UK tour". BBC. Retrieved 20 February 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Girls Aloud". Official Charts. Retrieved 20 February 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. Lars Brandle (21 March 2013). "British Pop Group Girls Aloud Call It Quits". Billboard. Retrieved 20 February 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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