"Girls Aloud" are a girl group from the United Kingdom.
Created from TV talent show ''Popstars: The Rivals'' in 2002, Girls Aloud have achieved notable success, with twelve UK Top 10 hit singles (including two UK number ones) and three hit albums. Internationally their music has also been released throughout Europe and Australasia with plans to release in China and Japan also underway.
For a pop group, they have received unprecedented praise from broadsheet newspapers and the rock music press, with publications including the Observer, and the NME giving rave reviews to their music.
All of their twelve singles have entered the Top 10 of the UK Singles Chart: a feat no other girl group has ever achieved; and surpassing the Spice Girls' record of ten. They are also one of the few reality TV acts to have had continued success.
Girls Aloud were formed on November 30, 2002 in front of millions of viewers on the ITV1 programme ''Popstars: The Rivals''. The concept of the programme was to produce a boyband and a girlband who would be 'rivals' and compete for the Christmas #1 single in 2002. Following the success of Hear'Say (winners of the original ''Popstars...
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