Who is Faye Tozer? Meet the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 contestant and Steps star

Find out all you need to know about the singer, who is one of the favourites on Strictly 2018.

Strictly Come Dancing's Faye Tozer has been knocking us dead on the dancefloor this year – so why not get to know her a little better?

Faye was announced as the second celebrity to join the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 line-up on The One Show in August.

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Age: 42

Occupation: Singer

 

Best known for: Faye is one fifth of the chart-topping 90s and 00s pop group Steps.

Her dance experience is standing her in good stead in the competition, although she revealed that there are “a few of us” in the same position.

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As well as scoring a huge number of hits with Steps, Faye has appeared in stage shows including Singing in the Rain, and Tell Me on a Sunday.

 

She said: “I am all about the costumes - the huge hair, the make-up, the themed nights.”

Strictly partner: Giovanni Pernice

Weekly dances and scores:

 

Week 1 - Cha Cha to Lullaby by Sigala - 29

Week 2 - Viennese Waltz to It's A Man's World by Seal - 31

Week 3 - Quickstep to You're The One That I Want from Grease - 36

Week 4 - Rumba to Chandelier by Sia - 29

Week 5 - Foxtrot to Just the Way You Are by Bruno Mars - 33

Week 6 - Couple's Choice: Theatre and Jazz to Fever by Peggy Lee - 39

 

Week 7 - Tango to Call Me by Blondie - 38

Week 8 - Jive to Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson - 36

Week 9 - Paso Doble to Unstoppable by E.S. Posthumus - 38

Week 10 - Waltz to See the Day by Dee C. Lee - 39, Lindy Hop-a-thon - 6 (out of 7), combined total - 45

 

Watch Faye's next dance asStrictly Come Dancing continues on BBC One on Saturday and Sunday evenings.

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