Heather Small Biography, Career, Children, Husband

Heather Margarita Small is a soul singer from Britain and also the former lead vocalist of the band M People.

She has released so many albums – in 1999, she released her debut solo studio album, Proud. The album recorded a huge success and earned Small a nomination for the Mobo award in 2000 for the Best UK Album category. She also released subsequent remixes of the album in 2006. The same year, she released an album titled “Closer To A Miracle.”

She went quiet since 2006 but broke the silence with an EP titled “Moving on Up” in 2019. Her latest album release is titled “Colour Of My Life.” The album is an 11-song album released in 2022 with a play duration of 42 minutes.

Profile Summary

Full Name Heather Margarita Small
Date of Birth January 20, 1965
Age 58 years old
Place of Birth West London, United Kingdom
Occupation Singer
Marital Status Married
Husband David Neita
Son James-Tacuma
Net Worth Estimated at $5 million
Heather Small as guest judge on the TV show I Can See Your Voice

Heather Small Biography

Heather Small was born on the 20th day of January 1965. Her father, who is from Barbados, was a bus conductor, and her mother, who lived separately from her father in the city of Ladbroke Grove in West London, was a waitress.

She lived with her mom on a West London council estate. Her parents got divorced, after which she did not have much to do with her father. According to her, she did not get a negative impact from the divorce because her father came every night to see her.

Heather Small Career

Heather Small joined her first group, Hot House, while she was still a teenager. Due to their incredible voice, she was the voice of the re-recorded version of the UK number 1 single, which is titled “Ride on Time.”

She had a chance to meet Manchester DJ Mike, who, with her incredible voice, helped her sell over 10 million albums worldwide. She said her major impact has always been a singer named Elkie Brooks.

Small performed in 1997 for the “Perfect Day” record in collaboration with a wide range of artists, which includes Lou Reed and the famous Tom Jones. Children in Need charity released the song as its official tune in 1997.

This song sold over a million copies and was the UK’s number-one single for three weeks in two separate spells.

Heather Small worked for Wandsworth Council for two years after her education. She became the lead singer of Hot House; tho it wasn’t successful, the group brought her into contact with Mike Pickering, a DJ at the Haçienda.

As a result, she met Paul Heard, and M People was established. They sold millions of records, mainly in the 1990s, and won several awards.

In 2008, she took part in the sixth series, Strictly Come Dancing, which was a British television show. She won ninth place.

Heather Small’s Husband

Heather Small is married to Lawyer David Neita. She got married to him in 2012. Before then, she was married to Shaun Edwards, with whom she had a long-term relationship in the 1990s, but later split.

Heather Small’s Son

Heather’s son is named James Small-Edwards. James is her son, whom she got from her relationship with her ex-partner Shaun Edwards.

James, born in 1997, is a member of the City of Westminster council. He won in the Bayswater ward – one of three Labour candidates to take a seat in the local elections.

James said in an interview that he and his mother have been close friends since he was a small kid. He also said that right from his earlier memory, he’s been to Barbados several times, visiting with his mom to see her family and also for work.

Charity Work

Small is a strong fan of a lot of charity organizations, such as BeatBullying, Mencap, and Saint Luke’s Midnight Walk. She also represented the anti-racism and joined their celebration, which occurred live at the 10th Downing Street, with a theme that said, ‘Show Racism the Red Card.”

Several elitists and celebrities showed up at the event, as well, and she later became an asthma ambassador in the UK.

Heather Small Net Worth

Heather is estimated to have a net worth of $5 million, which is one of the highest net worth of most dancers, and this is due to her record deal and several shows over time.

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