Sam Bailey (TW)
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"I said to my Mum so many times as a kid, just leave him" - Sam Bailey

X-factor 2013 winner singer Sam Bailey joins Samantha Baines to talk divorce. Don't worry she's still happily married right now but Sam opens up about her broken engagement aged 17 and her parents divorce. The two discuss losing family members after a break up and how that can affect children. Sam Bailey talks about how hard lockdown is on a marriage and is very honest about her childhood. Sam Bailey explains the huge impact that the alcoholism and domestic violence she witnessed as a child has had on her.

Trigger warning:


domestic violence

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