Updated: 2 October 2012
Lemar shot to prominence after winning the first instalment of the popular talent show Fame Academy. His debut album Dedicated was released in 2003 and was certified Platinum in the UK. Time To Grow, Lemar's follow-up became an even bigger hit with double Platinum certification in the Uk and Gold in Ireland. Lemar achieved what very few reality stars have achieved: He established himself as a talented R'n'B artist, respected amongst the R'n'B elite.
2006's album The Truth About Love and The Reason in 2008 build on the success and after a quieter period that only saw Lemar release a the best of compilation The Hits in 2012, Lemar returned in 2012 with the album Invincible.