Ashley received the lowest
number of votes following the Top-9 performance show.
Ashley Leitao's Bio and Quotes:
Age: 18 Occupation: Sales Associate Hometown: Burnaby, BC Audition
BC Place of Birth: Winnipeg, MB Nickname: “Ash” Sounds
Like: "Herself" Identifies With: Céline Dion Musical Style: Pop / Jazz Fashion Style: “Modern Classy with Funky Flare” Motto:
"Live, love, laugh!"
Top-32 Group: 1
Group ranking: 2nd
Top-10 ranking: Top-7 Top-09 ranking:9th and eliminated.
“I’m just a fun, easy-going
Portuguese girl who lives and breathes music!”
in Winnipeg, Ashley Leitao moved to Portugal when she was five
before settling in Burnaby at the age of six. Ashley began singing
when she was four “and it wasn’t long until I knew in my heart that
this is what I wanted to do for the rest of my life,” she says.
“Music and singing is all around in my family and is part of our
everyday lives,” says the 18-year-old Sales Associate at Below the
Belt. “Singing to me is like breathing – it just comes naturally.”
Ashley says her Canadian idol is Céline Dion. “I look up to the
career she has and how far she’s come. She has an incredible voice
and talent that can reach people of all ages.” The Canadian she
admires most? Terry Fox, for “his strength and courage.”
Ashley’s favourite movie is Armageddon (“I love movies with a
bit of romance and action”) and likes to read fantasy and sci-fi
novels. She loves to eat, the Vancouver Canucks and Team Portugal
and “loves, loves, loves” jeans. She likes to travel to Europe, camp
and “bug” her brother.
song title best describes Ashley? Faith – “because I’m a spiritual
person and faith is what I turn to in my life when things get really
Ashley's family owns the Westview
Bakery in North Vancouver, BC.
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