Leona Lewis hit by a bout of the heebie-jeebies

Leona Lewis suffered a bout of nerves at a MTV Video Music Award (MVA) after-party last Sunday because she could see her idol Christina Aguilera in the front row.

Leona Lewis suffered a bout of nerves at a MTV Video Music Award (MVA) after-party last Sunday because she could see her idol Christina Aguilera in the front row.

The Bleeding Love hit-maker, pictured, was able to keep her nerves under control as she stepped on stage at the televised VMA ceremony to duet with Lil' Wayne in front of millions of viewers.

But the star-struck 23-year-old panicked at a post-VMA bash later when she was told Aguilera would be watching her up close.

"I must have looked like I was panicking as my assistant pulled me away!" - Wenn

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