|Full Name||Leondre Devries|
|Birth Date||October 6, 2000|
|Birth Place||Port Talbot, Wales, UK|
|First TV Show||Britain’s Got Talent|
Body Measurement & Physical Stats
|Height||5 ft 4 in or 163 cm|
|Weight||58 kg or 127 pounds|
|Brother||Joseph Devries, Ben Devries and Jacob Devries|
Leondre Devries, popularly known as Bars is a talented and prolific young rapper from Britain. He is one of the two members of the British singing and rapping duo “Bars and Melody”. Devries rose to eminence when he appeared in the Britain’s Got Talent in 2014 with his partner Charlie Lenehan, another member of “Bars and Melody”. Though they couldn’t reach the finals, they did reach the third place and along with it, they were also able to win the hearts of many young fans, a half-a-million-pound deal with Simon Cowell’s record label and offers to tour the US.
In September 2013, Devries met Charlie on Facebook. Later they formed the band Bars and Melody and five months after they first met, they auditioned for Britain’s Got Talent 2014. They were directly sent to the semifinals as they were able to impress the head judge Simon Cowell.
1. Devries used to perform under the name “Little Dre” before Bars.
2. He is the second youngest of 5 siblings
3. He and Charlie released single “hopeful” in 2014.
4. In the semifinal of the BGT, they performed Puff Daddy and Faith Evans, “I’ll Be Missing You”.
5. Their debut single, “Hopeful” went to 5 on the UK singles chart.
6. Their first album 143, could pick at the fourth number in UK chart.
7. Most of the songs he composes and sings are based on his own experience.
8. He was a victim of the horrible and rampant bullying.