Cher Lloyd is an English singer and rapper who rose to fame after appearing on X Factor in 2010 where she came in fourth place. Known for having an "attitude" and being controversial, Lloyd was picked as a finalist and mentored by Cheryl Cole during the show. She was later signed by Syco Music and is releasing her debut album in November 2011. Her debut single Swagger Jagger was released in July and went to No1 on the UK Singles Chart in August. Lloyd's favourite rapper is Nicki Minaj and she once said she would have loved to sing one of the rapper's songs for her final X Factor performance. Instead she sung the Where is the Love? by the Black Eyed Peas.