Sam Bailey
Sam Bailey
Real Name/Full Name Samantha Florence Bailey
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Sam Bailey
Birth Place: Bexley, London, England
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 29 June 1977
Age/How Old: 46 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 157 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 65 Kg
In Pounds – 143 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Ronnie Bailey
Mother – Jackie Bailey
Siblings: Charlie and Danny
School: Cleeve Park School
College: Bexley College
Religion: Unknown
Nationality: English
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Craig Pearson
Kids/Children Name: Tommy, Brooke, and Miley
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: $8 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Sam Bailey’s real names are Samantha Florence Bailey. She is a popular English actress who became the tenth series winner of the X Factor in 2013. She is also a singer and released her first debut single, “Skyscraper,” on 15 December 2013. This single made her number one X Factor winner to gain the Christmas spot in the first position.

Well, how well do you know about Sam Bailey? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Sam Bailey’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Sam Bailey to date.

Biography and Early Life

Sam Bailey was born on 29 June 1977 in Bexley, London. She is the only daughter of Ronnie Bailey and Jackie Bailey. Unfortunately, her father died in 2008 after suffering oral cancer. She has two brothers named Charlie and Danny. She was raised in Sidcup, London.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Sam Bailey in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Sam Bailey’s age is 46 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 29 June 1977. Though, she is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 157 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 143 lbs in Pound and 65kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Brown.


Sam attended Cleeve Park School for her secondary education. She later enrolled at Bexley College, where she earned her degree. After graduating, she worked at HM Prison Gartree as a prison officer. She later auditioned for the X-Factor, and after winning, she decided to quit her prison job.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Sam Bailey With Husband Craig Pearson
Sam Bailey With Husband Craig Pearson

Sam began dating Craig Pearson in 2002. They later did their wedding on 29 January 2003 in Las Vegas. The couple is blessed with three children, Tommy, Brooke, and Miley. Following the birth of her last child, Miley, on 10 September 2014, she announced via Twitter in October 2014 that she was suffering from Bell’s palsy. Her last daughter’s godmother is Sharon Osbourne, who happens to be her former mentor and friend.

Currently, she lives in Leicester together with her husband and children.

Is Sam Bailey Lesbian?

No. Bailey is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. She is neither lesbian nor gay and has no such history. As a matter of fact, she has been married once to Craig Pearson and is blessed with three children. They live happily, and there are no signs of separation, and neither are they fighting in their marriage.

Professional Career

Sam started her career by first forming a ska duo called Girls NextDoor, with her best friend, Nunney, in 1996. Together, they recorded the song “Too Late,” produced by Right Said Fred. Their bassist was Clyde Ward. She auditioned for the tenth series of X Factor in 2013, where she sang Beyonce; ‘s song “Listen” in front of four judges. She received yeses from the judges and a standing ovation from all of them. After performing “Who’s Lovin You” and “Run to You,” she received positive acclaim from her audience and another four yeses from the judges.

She was placed in the category of over 25 and performed on the live show together with Loma Simpson and Shelley Smith. Simpson and Smith were eliminated in the first and second week, respectively, and Bailey was the only over 25 in the competition. She appeared on the finals together with Nicholas McDonald and Luke Friend on 8 December. Her winner single was a cover by Demi Lavato, “Skyscraper.”

On 16 December 2013, her winner’s single was released via digital download, becoming the winner of the show. In 2014, she released her first album, “The Power of Love,” which was named after Jennifer Rush’s song, which Bailey used as the cover of her album. She performed the song “The Power of Love” at the 19th National Television Awards.

She was cast in the UK tour of the Chicago musical as Mamma Morton together with John Partridge and Hayley Tamaddon. She announced that she had gone to the UK to record another album named “Sing My Heart Out,” which was released on 16 September 2016. She co-wrote most of the songs on the album. She was part of the Butlins Pop Tour in 2016. She took the role of Betty Simpson in “Fat Friends-The Musical.” She starred in the Vampire Rock and later released “Bleed Red.”


Bailey has achieved a lot from her career. She was the 10th series X Factor winner. The Power of Love album became the fastest-selling album in the UK in 2014. She produced a web series called “Brown Girls,” which was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award in 2017.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Sam Bailey in 2024

Sam Bailey Net Worth
Sam Bailey Net Worth

Bailey is a successful woman who has achieved success through her acting career. She has an estimated net worth of about $8 million as of 2024. She also holds concerts which also gives her a huge amount of money. Having won the audition of X-Factor put her in a better position to be successful. She has released several singles and albums, some becoming the fastest-selling in the whole of the UK. Her debut album “Overcome” in 2009 sold over 72 644 copies in just one week.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She is a big fan of the local football club, Leicester City
  • She joined the “Strong Together” charitable music project, which supports LGBTI people who live in fear in Chechnya.

Sam Bailer is a very successful woman who rose to fame after winning the X-Factor 10th series. She is also in support of charity and, in particular, LGBTI people who live in fear. She is a very hard-working woman, and much more is expected from her in the future.





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