And today we're talking about domestic abuse. Jahmene Douglas (born 1990) is a former ASDA employee from Swindon, Wiltshire and an X-Factor finalist. And I do do a lot of work online with a lot of people to help them through the process. You haven't used the Childline website for a while. 'Many have their souls and minds broken – as has happened to Helen – even when the physical wounds have healed. Get help from us if you're finding it hard to deal with. Samuel L. Jackson lent his voice to the project. The singer bravely spoke out on his childhood and his and his family's years of violence at the hands of his father, confessing that he might have killed himself - if his brother hadn't taken his own life first. You have to have a plan, a back-up of services.'. Menu. Newsquest Media Group Ltd, Loudwater Mill, Station Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Jahmene Douglas. He wrote: “RT to help save lives & PreOrder my mother’s life story “YOU CAN’T RUN” now! He refused to sing "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" Are there any other things that you think are quite helpful and for young people to get support? Life at home can be hard for lots of reasons. [3], It was announced by RCA Records that Douglas' first album would be called Love Never Fails and would be released on 22 July. I think one of the hardest things afterwards, being abused and put into a box, is self worth and just trying to find a purpose for your living.'. Why not ask the counsellor you chat to about this? Jahmene was full of praise for his mother during their appearance on Loose Women, explaining she's his biggest inspiration: 'So many times I’ve just seen my mum physically – I can’t believe she’s still here – she’s like a cat with nine lives,' he admitted. Childline is a service provided by NSPCC Weston House, 42 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3NH. Peak positions for the albums in Scotland: Learn how and when to remove this template message, "The X Factor's Jahmene Douglas Looks Totally Different Now", "X Factor runner up Jahmene Douglas latest contestant to sign record deal", "Jahmene Douglas To Collaborate With Stevie Wonder On Album 'Love Never Fails' Out July 22nd 2013", "RCTI 24 Tahun "X Factor Around The World, "Women's Aid announces X Factor finalist Jahmene Douglas as Ambassador for Children and Young People - Women's Aid", "X Factor 2012: Jahmene Douglas says he rebelled against Katy Perry song because of Ella Henderson! But my mum never cussed my father, she was an example of what love should be. Shocking scenes: The current Archers storyline came to a dramatic climax during Sunday's episode as listeners heard Helen stab her abusive husband Rob with her son Henry in the room, Speaking out: X Factor star Jahmene made an emotional appearance on Loose Women last month with his mum Mandy as they talked about their experience of domestic abuse at the hands of his father, Family tragedy: Jahmene's older brother Daniel took his own life aged just 23 in 2008, and the singer says he was forced to stay strong for his family. To protect your privacy we'll log you out soon. X FACTOR sensation Jahmene Douglas last night told of the “living hell” that he endured as a child and which robbed him of a brother. The 1990s is often remembered as a decade of peace, prosperity and the rise of the Internet (World Wide Web). Domestic abuse can happen in any family. Domestic abuse isn't just physical violence; it is mental abuse. [2] On 25 January 2013, it was confirmed that he had signed with RCA Records and would be releasing his debut album in May. As a subscriber, you are shown 80% less display advertising when reading our articles. We're here for all young people, whatever you're going through. [2] In July 2013, he released his debut studio album, Love Never Fails, which peaked at number one on the UK Albums Chart and included appearances from Nicole Scherzinger, in a duet of "The Greatest Love of All", and Stevie Wonder, who lent his harmonica skills on "Give Us This Day". Inside the court of King Bling: He's got £30bn, has had four wives and orders courtiers to crawl on their... London drivers could have to pay £27.50  a day if they drive an old polluting car through the center of the... Lewis Hamilton's 'dangerous' vegan pet diet is criticised by experts after he claimed it helped cure his... Is it OK for female leaders to look sexy? We always love to hear what you think, and we make changes to improve Childline based on the things you tell us. ', Making a difference: Mandy explained their close bond and how the family are using their experience to help others. He is of mixed heritage which includes English, St. Kitts (Caribbean) and Welsh.

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