In 2004, Girls Aloud returned to the public arena to promote the debut single from their second album. The single reached number two in the charts, as did its follow up, "Love Machine'. 'Wake Me Up' became the band's eight consecutive single to chart in the top five.Their second number one single came with the release of a cover of 'I'll Stand By You', originally by The Pretenders. Girl's Aloud's third studio album was named Chemistry.The song went straight to number one and gave them the record of having the shortest length of time between forming and gaining a number one single.
The line-up of the band has remained stable throughout their existence: Cheryl Cole (née Tweedy), Kimberley Walsh, Nadine Coyle, Nicola Roberts and Sarah Harding.
Musical Career: Following their success on Popstars: The Rivals, Girls Aloud released their debut single 'Sound of the Underground'.
According to sources close to the couple, David is intent on winning her back.
"His friends are worried about him, because he hasn't really talked about it," an insider revealed."He keeps everything hidden with a big smile and a busy schedule, but everyone knows how much she means to him.
"I wasn't that interested in having a boyfriend at the time.
David had been pursuing me, then he stopped and a few months later I thought maybe we should go on a date.We got on really well, fell in love and the rest is history," she recently said in an interview.After a four month whirlwind romance, the British comedian proposed to Lara by hiding a £100,000 engagement ring in a burger.It went in at number two, second only to Justin Timberlake's Justified.The album featured tracks written by Bryan Mc Fadden of Westlife and Edele Lynch of B*Witched.I had to audition for Marc Cherry, the creator of that show, and he saw fit to give me that role.