The Londoner, who was just 10 at the time, wowed judges Piers Morgan, Kelly Brook, Amanda Holden and Simon Cowell. Piers told her: “You are a very, very little girl with a very, very big voice. You really are and I loved it. I thought you were terrific.” Amanda added: “Just knockout brilliant. 100 per cent yes from me” while Simon said: “I think you are totally and utterly adorable. Four yeses.” Fast-forward 12 years and Natalie is all grown up and has just graduated from university. She shared a picture of her with her family including her mum, who was shown waiting in the wings on BGT with Ant and Dec, on graduation day.
Okri is still a singer to this day and posts her own songs on her Youtube channel. In 2017 she released albums entitled Don’t You Dare, No Haterz which featured Kadle, and Needy which featured Weliwayo Boys. In 2019 she released an album entitled MakeUp. In 2020 she released albums entitled Cheat, Get It, Like That, and Quarantine Thoughts. In 2021 she released an album entitled Slow & Steady, however each of these albums failed commercially.