female duo

Samanda (Amanda Louise Marchant and Samantha Joanne Marchant), born 26 June 1988, were a British female duo. They formed in the UK in 2007 after exiting Big Brother in 2nd place behind Brian Belo.

Samanda at the premiere of Fool's Gold in London's Leicester Square in April 2008.
Background information
Born (1988-06-26) 26 June 1988 (age 32)
OriginKnutton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, United Kingdom[1]
Years active2007–2010
LabelsSony BMG
MembersAmanda Marchant, Sam Marchant

They have had 1 single with Barbie Girl[2] which charted at 26 in the United Kingdom and 45 in the Republic of Ireland. They also had a top 200 hit with Honey Love. They are part of the Sony BMG record label.


Year Single Chart positions
2007 "Barbie Girl" 26
2008 "Honey Love" 125
2010 "Whistle For A Hottie" TBR


  1. "The Sentinel:BB Twins aim for chart success". Archived from the original on 2020-02-14. Retrieved 2012-10-19.
  2. "Samanda twins set to release "Barbie Girl" after Big Brother". Archived from the original on 2007-10-13. Retrieved 2012-10-19.