“Since I’ve left, I feel free.”
The star felt "miserable" being compared to her bandmates and reached "breaking point" last year.
Gracing the cover of Cosmopolitan's June issue , the musician, 29, admitted she would have 'ended up back where I was five years ago' if she didn't leave the band.
The littlest mixer!
The singer shared the happy news on Instagram
Special appearances by Bimini, A’Whora, and Tayce from Drag Race UK.
The mother-to-be, 29, enthused about 'owning' her news as she joined Jade Thirlwall, 28, and Perrie Edwards, 27, for a make-up free chat on Thursday's BBC Breakfast.
“This award isn’t just for us. It’s for the Spice Girls, Sugababes, All Saints, Girls Aloud.”
With Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Perrie Edwards each expecting their first child, the girls coordinated their outfits with Jade Thirlwall and wore matching white gowns to the 2021 BRIT Awards. Leigh-Anne went for a semisheer gown by Maison Margiela, Perrie wore a coordinated set by David Koma, and Jade completed the trio in a gorgeous Vivienne Westwood gown.
Dua Lipa, Little Mix and other music stars are at the ceremony, which is going ahead without social distancing.