Who is Cheryl Cole? Cheryl Cole, Cheryl Tweedy or Cheryl Queen of the World - whatever you want to call the Geordie goddess, it is indisputable that she is now beloved by our great nation, and by our FHM readers after becoming only the second woman to win the title of Sexiest Woman in consecutive years. Considering her humble beginnings as a contestant on Popstars: The Rivals and resulting pop sensation Girls Aloud, she's done amazingly well to avoid the loserish stigma that has dogged contestants before. Remember Steve Brookstein? Exactly.