Pixie Lott is a British singer, songwriter actress and dancer. She was born on January 12, 1991 in Kent and now lives in Essex. At 16, Lott was awarded a Dance & Drama Award (DADA) and completed one year from the three-year course at Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts before leaving to pursue a career in music. She signed a recording contract with Mercury Records/Universal Music in February 2008, and later signed a music publishing deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing in December 2008. "Mama Do" is her first single to be released.