She is recognized as both a style icon and a role model.
She returned to The X Factor as an advisor to judge Gary Barlow, who is mentoring the over 28s category, during the judges' home portion of the show in September 2012 during Series 9.
The "Perfect" singer ended a relationship with Sophia Smith last year, while Cheryl is divorcing her husband of 19 months, Jean-Bernard Ferndandez-Versini.
It's her second marriage -- she was wedded to soccer player Ashley Cole for four years, until 2010.
To date, she has released four studio albums and is the first British female singer to have five UK #1 singles.
Girls Aloud announced their split in 2013 after finishing the Ten: The Greatest Hits Tour 2013.The 23-year-old Payne and the 33-year-old Cole, who started dating a year ago, have been flaunting their love all over Instagram for months now.Payne and Cole originally met on the set of in 2008 when Payne auditioned for the show.She returned to the judging panel for Series 11 and Series 12.In 2016, Cheryl announced that she would not be returning for the 13th Series, so that she can focus on her music career.