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He grew up in London where he performed some of his gigs before he went to a BBC "Fame Academy" (2002) show. He idolises Michael Jackson, K-Ci and Jo-Jo, R Kelly and Stevie Wonder. He grew up listening to them. He grew up watching "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air". See full bio »

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Eurobest Himself (UK entry) (3rd place)
Tickled Pink Girls' Night In, Live!
Fame Academy
Fame Academy Himself (Series 1) (2002)
Brit Awards 2004
Brit Awards 2004 Winner - British Urban Act - (1 Brit Award)


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  Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- David and Carrie Grant (2016) ... (performer: "50/50" - uncredited) / (writer: "50/50" - uncredited)
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.18 (2013) ... (writer: "What About Love")
 2013 Sunday Brunch (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.45 (2013) ... (performer: "Beautiful")
 2012 Never Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #26.5 (2012) ... (performer: "Earthquake", "Who Do You Think You Are" - uncredited)
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #1.131 (2010) ... (performer: "The Way Love Goes")
- Episode #1.104 (2010) ... (performer: "50/50", "Dance (With U)", "If There's Any Justice", "Weight of the World", "The Way Love Goes") / (writer: "50/50", "Dance (With U)", "Weight of the World")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Round 1 Results (2010) ... (performer: "The Way Love Goes") / (writer: "The Way Love Goes")
 2005 Brit Awards 2005 (TV Special) (performer: "Addicted To Love" - as Lemar)
 2004 De-Lovely (performer: "What is This Thing Called Love" (1929) - as Lemar)
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Lemar Obika


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