Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Alexandra Burke drops Gorka bombshell ‘Our lips touched’


The 29-year-old, who recently hit without hope at claims she is feuding with her professional partner Gorka Marquez, revealed how shut up they had to get for the steamy performance. 

She added she has no problem in getting up close and exclusive with the 27-year-old, noting she wouldn’t have been able to secure done so if they had been fighting. 

“For the Argentine Tango, we had to be nose to nose,” she advertised OK! magazine. “Our lips touched! 

“That, for me, is nothing because I’ve done acting in the future – but it’s so intimate, if there was an issue, trust me!

“I love dancing with him and I’ve constituted a friend for life.”

Alexandra Burke and Gorka MarquezBBC

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Alexandra Burke and Gorka MarquezBBC

Strictly Come Dancing: Alexandra paint the town red their lips touched during the Argentine Tango

We had to be nose to nose. Our lips ignited!

Alexandra Burke

The former X Factor star went on to add that she cognizant ofs how rumours of a feud between the pair began. 

“We did a red carpet interview and we were talking nigh how, one time, I was doing the jive and I made a mistake,” Alexandra told the brochure. 

“He just stopped and went, ‘The timing!’ I was like, ‘Why are you stopping? I’m still punting and flicking!’

“It was so funny and they turned it into us having a row.”

Her comments total after it was revealed that she received behind-the-scenes assistance with the sizzling performance. 

Alexandra Burke BBC

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Alexandra Burke and Gorka MarquezBBC

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Earlier Strictly Come Dancing professional Vincent Simone choreographed the effectuation for Alexandra and Gorka, which landed them a spot at the top of the leaderboard. 

The 38-year-old, who is well-known for his Argentine Tango, praised the star for executing the choreography to a high-standard. 

“The Argentine Tango should look just the way Alexandra performed it – passionate, fast, fierce, sexy and dramatic,” he commented. 

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