Builders merchant buying group National Merchant Buying Society has announced that a winner of TV reality talent show The X Factor will appear at its annual Dinner Dance in October.
Alexandra Burke winner of the 2008 series will performs at this year’s NMBS Dinner Danceat the Grosvenor House Hotel on October 27.
Burke shot to fame in the fifth series of the X Factor, under her mentor Cheryl Cole, singing classics such as “I’ll Be There”, “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” and “Relight My Fire.”
Since then, she has had a Christmas number one with ‘Hallelujah’ in 2008 and has followed up that success with a further two number ones.
Held on an annual basis the Dinner Dance is attended by up to 1200 members and suppliers each year.
NMBS managing director, Chris Hayward says:”By securing a top artist like Alexandra Burke, we hope to make the Dinner Dance a night to remember. It is also a great opportunity for both our Members and Suppliers to meet in a social environment, and it would not be possible without the generous sponsorship of many of our key Suppliers. I look forward to seeing you there.”