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Aggro Santos's Biography

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Aggro Santos was born Yuri Santos on 12 October 1988 in Sao Paolo, Brazil, but he came to Balham, South London when he was 5 years old.

Aggro Santos got a scholarship to the Brit School. Other pupils there included Adele and Katie Melua. He went there for 2 years.

He signed with Gary Barlow's record label Future Records in 2009.

Aggro Santos first came to widespread public attention as a rap vocalist in May 2010 with his debut single Candy guest-starring former Pussycat Dolls member, Kimberly Wyatt.

Candy was released on 2 May 2010 and reached number five in the charts selling over 250,000 copies.

In the summer of 2010, Aggro Santos released the single Saint or Sinner.

In November 2010, he became one of the celebrities on I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and so had to cancel part of a tour he was due to go on with Diversity.

He was the seventh celebrity to be voted off I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, having been in the jungle 19 days.

Aggro Santos announced that he was releasing a single featuring Girls Aloud's Kimberley Walsh in January 2011.

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