"There’s so many amazing women. I like strong, independent women. I love Beyonce…and me mother."
"I’ve learned there is no such thing as a plan. You can’t make them. I’m just enjoying finding out who I am. That’s good enough right now.’"

The votes are in and we can reveal that Cheryl is the fifth nominee in this year’s MTV EMA Best UK/Ireland Act category!Being up against One Direction, Calvin Harris, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith, Chezza faces some stiff competition, but we’re sure the Geordie lass can hold her own! Get voting NOW for your winner: http://mtvne.ws/XAvGt2