Little Mix is a group of girls who won the eighth season of the reality music television competition “The X Factor”. Following their triumph, they were signed by Syco Music which is a record label by Simon Cowell.
The members of the group include Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Jade Thirlwall and Leigh Anne Pinnock. Now let’s have a close look on inception, evolution, achievements and the net worth of Little Mix in 2018.
In the year 2011, before the group was formed Pinnock, Edwards, Nelson, and Thirlwall auditioned for the music competition “The X Factor ” individually. However, they were unable to go through the first round of the competition.
Later they formed a four-piece group which was known as “Rhythmix”. The group was appreciated and praised by the judges as well as audiences. Later on October 2011, the group changed its name to “Little Mix”.
On November 2011, when Little Mix completed its seventh live show, it becomes the first ever girl group in the history of the show to progress to the eighth week. The group reached to the finals along with its competitors Amelia Lily and Marcus Collins.
On December 11, 2011, Little Mix won the competition and became the first group to win the British version of the show “The X Factor” and second in its worldwide franchise.
Little Mix released their winner’s single “Cannonball” on December 2011 which topped the UK Singles Chart and the Irish Singles Chart. On January 2012, they performed the song “Don’t Let Go (Love)” at the National Television Awards.
In the same year, they released their debut single “Wings” which became number one on the UK Singles chart. They also released their group’s autobiography on August 2012 which was titled “Ready to Fly”.
On November 2012, the group Little Mix released their debut album “DNA”. The album reached to the number 3 spot in both UK and Ireland.
In 2013, Little Mix released their second album which was titled “Salute”. The album went on to be included in the top 10 charts of UK. Their third album “Get Weird” was released in the year 2015 and it reached to the number one spot in UK albums chart. The following year, they released their fourth album “Glory Days” which was topped the UK charts.
Little Mix in their career has won several awards, including a Brit Award, two Teen Choice, and MTV Europe Music Awards, three Global Awards and Glamour Awards and one iHeartRadio Music Awards.
The group has also been nominated for several awards including twice for Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, once for MTV Video Music Awards. In 2017, they won the British single of the year award for their single “Shout Out to My EX”.
Net Worth & Earnings
To date, the estimated net worth of Little Mix is considered to be more than $30 million (£24 million). This net worth is the result of their commercially successful music albums and singles. Individually, each member of the group has a net worth of $7.5 million (£6 million).
Perrie Edwards net worth: $7.5 million (£6 million)
Jesy Nelson net worth: $7.5 million (£6 million)
Jade Thirlwall net worth: $7.5 million (£6 million)
Leigh-Anne Pinnock net worth: $7.5 million (£6 million)
Their single “How Ya Doin?” sold more than 120,000 copies in the United Kingdom. They also signed a multi-million deal with Bravado and Vivid to launch their signature accessories and products.
They perform at various live shows, gigs, and world tours which also helps in accumulating this huge wealth.
Little Mix is one of the most renowned and influential girl music group in the world. Through their music, they have been able to gain popularity, fame, and fans all over the globe. Most of their songs and albums have been commercially successful and also won the hearts of people.