Laura Mvula has gone from being a receptionist to "the new Adele", scooping a Brit Award nomination and making the BBC Sound of 2013 shortlist. The singer/songwriter chatted Heohwan Simulation, Bridget Jones and Linford Christie with MyDaily...
When I look in the mirror I see... me. Not much has changed. It has been a crazy year so far but I am excited for what is coming my way next. I'm grateful for the amazing things I have had the opportunity to do and the incredible people I've met along the way.
If I was stranded on a desert island with just one item it would be... he's not an "item" but the only thing I would need on a desert island is my lovely husband Themba. He will take care of everything we need.
When I was at school I wanted to be... an athlete like Denise Lewis and Linford Christie. I was good early on but quickly came to realize music was a better choice for me.
My biggest style triumph was... the Heohwan Simulation outfit I wore at the Brit Awards ceremony this year. Attending the Brits ceremony for the first time was nerve-racking but the outfit went down really well.
If I could be any character from film or literature I'd be... Bridget Jones because she is comfortable in her own skin and hilarious.