Azuka Ononye

Inside Biography

Azuka Ononye is a professional dancer who has worked as a backup dancer for several popular artists. The dancer gained huge attention after his long relationship with British recording artist and Britain’s Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon. Besides, Ononye started his dancing career as a commercial model and actor in Nigeria. And later performed in several notable shows like The X Factor and the Miss World 2010 pageant. He also appeared in a number of ads like Guinness, Captain Morgan, and T-Mobile.

Early Life, Family, Bio Of Azuka Ononye

When Azuka was born on 14 December 1980, in England. While he was a teenager, he moved to the UK along with his brothers. Before moving to the UK, he used to act and model advertisements in Nigeria. Information about his parents and siblings is yet to be revealed. But, he has a very good and intimate connection with his family. 


This handsome guy from a family of humble background had to scrape for a living with his brothers until he found work in his field of pa s sion, dancing. He and his brothers lived in a council flat in Fulham, West London. He belongs to British nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he has a black ethnical background. 

Azuka Ononye's Professional Career And Wiki

Azuka Ononye later got a job as a backup dancer for  English recording artist Alesha Dixon's when her band was named Mis-Teeq. They instantly clicked and became friends then. 

In 2010, Ononye was a backing dancer for Alesha's third album The Entertainer. The album was released on 29 November 2010 in the UK and released its lead single Drummer Boy on 5 September. He also danced when she performed at the Miss World 2010 final.

Ononye has also worked as a backup dancer for numerous world-renowned artists like Tinie Tempah. He likewise performed on several shows such as The X Factor and shows including the X Factor. Besides, he has also featured in ads for Guinness, Captain Morgan, and T-Mobile. He also performed at the Miss World 2010 pageant as well. 

Apart from a number of other performances, the professional dancer has also danced for Alexandra Burke in X-Factor and for Tinie Tempah.

Ononye also appeared in several films as well as a video game-like Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie and Fractured Space

Azuka Ononye's Net Worth And Earnings 

Azura Ononye has a salary of about $19,672.90 a year from his dancing stints. His net worth is yet to be revealed but according to Celebrity's net worth, Alesha Dixon has an estimated net worth of around $4 million. And as of 2012, Alesha's annual salary was around $580,000 from British Got Talent. 

A hardworking dude, who made his way out of Nigeria into the spotlights and tabloids on the internet, Azura will surely be creating a big name for himself in the upcoming years.

Azuka Ononye's Wife, Married, Wedding, And Affair 

Azuka Ononye is in a long relationship with his girlfriend Alesha Dixon, is a British singer, rapper, model, television presenter, and talent show judge as well. Nearly a decade ago, the couple introduced them as a friend when he was a dancer and Alesha was on the road for her music career.

The power couple finally started dating in 2012. Around 2012, they openly accepted their relationship and spent weekends at Marvella on Costa del Sol. They were also reportedly found shopping and eating around Puerto Banus.

It has been reported that Azuka and his rumored wife Alesha married in the year 2017. But, it is yet to be confirmed. 

On 20th June 2012, Azuka and his longtime partner Alesha announced that they were expecting their first child together. Alesha Dixon gave birth to her first child, a daughter on 7th October 2013. The child was named Azura Sienna.

In June 2019, Ant McPartin and Declan Donnelly officially announced on the season 10 finale of Britain’s Got Talent that Alesha expecting her second child with Azuka. 

Their marriage rumors often become the headline after Ononye introduced him as her "husband" when the two featured on The Michael McIntyre Show back in 2017. According to Bustle, the couple is yet to be married. 

As of recently, the two are often seen along with their beautiful daughter in public places. Their relationship seems to be going on very well and there have been no issues about them splitting up. Both of them are true to each other and Alesha presumably showers his boyfriend with long vacations and Louis Vuitton clothes. 

It is still a mystery that Alesha and Azuka are married or not although Alesha said the Michael McIntyre's Big Show on Sunday to the host: 

"This is my lovely husband AZ. You can call him Azuka!"

And in other several interviews, Alesha said that she is not tied the knots with him. 

Azuka Ononye's Age, Height, And Other Facts

  • Azuka Ononye's age as of 2019 is 38 years.
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • Height: He has a perfect height. 
  • He has black colored hair and black colored eye. 
  • He has also performed alongside  Tinie Tempah.
  • He is active on social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

by sanjeet, 19 Jul, 2015

Relatedssss People