Pixie Lott (born Victoria Louise Lott on 12 January 1991 in London, England) is an English singer-songwriter and actress. At the age of 15 she was signed to the Island Def Jam Music Group by L.A. Reid, and is now signed to the subsidiary Mercury Records in the UK, and Interscope in the U.S. Her debut single "Mama Do (Uh Oh, Uh Oh)" was released digitally on 6 June 2009 and physically on 8 June 2009, going straight to number one on the UK Singles Chart for the week of 14 June 2009. She also recorded the track in Simlish for Electronic Arts' The Sims 3. Lott's second single "Boys and Girls", which was physically released on 7 September 2009, hit the the top of the UK Singles Chart for the week of 13 September 2009, followed by her debut album, Turn It Up, released on 14 September 2009. Subsequent singles "Cry Me Out", "Gravity" and "Turn It Up" all charted inside the UK top 20. Lott has also recorded covers of many songs, these include "Poker Face", "Use Somebody" and "Apologize". She has also featured in a charity single by War Child UK, "I Got Soul", along with the likes of Chipmunk and N-Dubz.