Songstress Alexandra Burke has split from her fiance stage manager Josh Ginnelly! Is it the Strictly Curse?

The Strictly curse seems to have struck again, though a bit late! Alexandra Burke, 30 had appeared on the BBC show in 2017. Last year, she was engaged to her boyfriend Josh Ginnelly but now it seems that the couple has split.

Alexandra Burke and Josh Ginnelly split

Alexandra Burke and her fiancé Josh Ginnelly have broken up. The songstress has removed all traces of Josh from her social media accounts. There has been no official statement from either of them on this subject. Currently, Alexandra is in Italy attending a friend’s wedding and enjoying the sun there. She has uploaded on her Instagram a sexy picture of herself in a leopard-print two-piece bikini. She is basking in the summer sun lying on a lounger.

Source: Instagram (Alexandra)

For her 177.4k followers, she captioned this pic:

“Bikini ready.”

Alexandra Burke and Josh Ginnelly-their relationship timeline

Alexandra Burke and Josh had begun dating in the year 2016 in April. In 2017, Alexandra had participated in the show Strictly Come Dancing with professional dancer, Gorka Marquez, 28. Gorka now is in a relationship with his Strictly co-star Gemma Atkinson, 34 and they are expecting their child now. Alexandra and Gorka had made it to the finals on that year’s show.

Alexandra and stage manager Josh got engaged last year in Paris. Talking on ITV channel’s Lorraine, Alexandra had elaborated on their engagement. She said:

“I always did say it wouldn’t happen in 2019 because I knew I wanted to work and there’s a lot more that I want to do before I get married.

“It’s about enjoying this moment in life – we want to travel a little bit more before settling down. And there’s no time to plan anything!”

Source: Hello (Josh and Alexandra)

She was elated and said:

“It’s just magical being engaged it’s so amazing.”

In January 2018, the couple had also announced their plans to get married. Earlier this year, Alexandra had spoken about her relationship with Josh. She had stated that they are deliberately going slow on their wedding. She had said that she first plans to travel the globe and also focus on her singing career before she decides to walk down the aisle with her fiancé Josh. Alexandra candidly told Hello Magazine:

“I always did say it wouldn’t happen in 2019 because I knew I wanted to work and there’s a lot more that I want to do before I get married.

“It’s about enjoying this moment in life – we want to travel a little bit more before settling down. And there’s no time to plan anything!”

Alexandra Burke and her career rise

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Alexandra is a winner of X factor in 2008. She jumped into singing and later took to acting. She replaced Beverley Knight in the West End musical The Bodyguard. The singer plays the role of Rachel Marron. She was part of another musical in 2016 for one year. In 2017, she was on the show Strictly Come Dancing. She reached the finals but lost the trophy to Joe McFadden and Katya Jones.

Source: The Independent (Alexandra)

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