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21st Jun 2022

Tom Mann heartbreak: Lewis Capaldi leads tributes to X Factor’s star fiancée Dani Hampson

Kieran Galpin

‘Bowie will always know the magic, and sparkle, and beauty of his mummy’

After X-Factor band member Tom Mann revealed that his fiancée had died on the morning of their wedding day, celebrity tributes from the likes of MNEK and Lewis Capaldi have begun to pour in.

Stereo Kicks bandmate and X Factor alumni Mann announced the death of his fiancée, Danielle Hampson, via Instagram on June 20. Describing himself as “completely broken”, Mann’s post has already received thousands of comments and around 20k likes.


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UK music artist Capaldi wrote, “Love you brother”, while Girls Aloud member Nadine Coyle replied: “Sending so much love, light & healing to you, Bowie & everyone who loved Dani!!”

“I’m gutted beyond words that one of our dancers on wonderland has passed away,” wrote Take That member Howard Donald. “What a beautiful and super talented dancer she was.

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“I’m happy to say I danced with her and the uk dance world will be shocked and saddened just like I am.”

Cleaning hero Mrs Hinch posted to Instagram: “Absolutely Heartbreaking sending all the love and strength I have to you and your beautiful little boy xx.”

Also in the Instagram comments, musician Tom Grennan said, “I love you brother” and recording artist MNEK wrote: “Awful news Tom. Sending u so much love and light- here for you.”

Friend and fitness coach Leanne Hainsby also commented and wrote: “I will honour my best friend by being there for you and Bowie always. You know this, and I know Danielle would know this too. Forever more.

“Bowie will always know the magic, and sparkle, and beauty of his mummy. All she ever wanted, and especially on your day was to marry you. I promise you this. She’s already so proud of you. We all are.”

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