Ella Henderson who is a singer as well as a song writer was born on 12th January 1996. She is the native of Tetney, England, United States. In addition to that, Henderson has also competed on ninth series of The X Factor in the year 2012 in which she finished as the sixth place. Elle was raised in her own hometown. She is known as Ella Henderson but as a child, she was named as Gabriella Michelle Henderson. She is the daughter of Sean and Michelle. She has three siblings who are two brother named Patrick and Fraser and a sister named Holly. As a youth, Elle had a keen interest in the fashion notable a vintage fashion which she mostly retains.
Elle started to sing when she was at the age of three. She had also learnt to play the piano for few years. It was her grandfather who encouraged to pursue her love towards music and song writing. She attended St Martin’s Preparatory School located in Grimsny. She then decided that she would audition for the scholarship place at the Tring Park School for Performing Arts which is located in Hertfordshire. She gained the scholarship and boarded at school when she was 11 years old till her age 16.
In the early period of the year 2012, Elle made her appearance on celebrity Christmas special of Come Dine with Me which airs on Channel 4. There, she performed the song titled “All I Want for Christmas Is You”. Elle signed her first major record deal in December of 2012 with Simon Cowell’s record label. The same year, she also auditioned for the ninth series of The X Factor. She sang the original song titled “Missed”. It was later included in her debut album. During the show, numbers of celebrities came in support as well as praise of her also including Chloe Grace Moretz, Adele, Simon Cowell, Stephen Fry, Cher, Lily Alle, Sarah Millican and Nick Grimshaw. The finished her journey of X Factor at sixth place.
Elle released number sof the live promotional songs during the year 2013 on YouTube also including originals of “Evaporate”, “Five Tattoos”, “The First Time”, and “Waiting” as well as the mash-up of “Love Me Again” by John Newman, “Hold On, We’re Going Home” by Drake. Elee announced on March of 2014 that her debut album would be titled Chapter One. Her debut single which is entitled “Ghost” was released on 8th June 2014. The song was co-written with Ryan Tedder and it straightly went to number one in UK. It also remained in Top 5 for eight consecutive weeks. Her second single titled “Glow” has already been release on 5th October of 2014.
To talk about her personal life, it is recently reported that she has been dating with her first proper boyfriend who is named Matt Harvey. Her is from her hometown, Grimsby. There are no more information about her personal life. In addition to that, Elle has also covered a song of Cher which is titled “Believe” at 18th National Television Awards.
She is the huge fan of Frank Sinatra and Amy Winehouse and she has picked Olly Murs as well as Leona Lewis as her favorite contestants from the X Factor. Besides, she has also confessed that she would love to sing with Beyonce and Adele. Elle is now at the age of 18 and she is obsessed with Mermaids. Elle Henderson is also active in social networking sites and to know more about her, we can also follow her on her twitter account.