By Sean O'grady For Mailonline
Published: 01:08 GMT, 13 January 2019 | Updated: 01:55 GMT, 13 January 2019
They've been the best of friends for years ever since meeting on Popstars: The Rivals in 2002.
And Cheryl, 35, has revealed that she once snogged none other than her Girls Aloud bandmate Kimberley Walsh during a boozy night out.
She told The Sun on Sunday: 'I snogged Kimberley [Walsh] once.
Memories: Cheryl, 35, has revealed that she once snogged none other than her Girls Aloud bandmate Kimberley Walsh during a boozy night out
'It was a drunken night out, but still, I have a lot of explaining to do to [son] Bear!'
Following her split from Liam Payne, 25, Cheryl was feeling reflective over what sort of man she would like to date next.
The former X Factor star admitted she would be open to meeting someone not in the world of showbusiness, using a 'shelf-stacker from Sainsbury's as an example.
She said: 'I would 100 per cent date a shelf-stacker from Sainsbury’s. What you do doesn’t define you as a human being.'
She said: 'It was a drunken night out, but still, I have a lot of explaining to do to Bear!' (pictured in January 2009)
Pals: Cheryl (centre) and Kimberly (centre left) became close friends during their time in Girls Aloud (pictured in May 2007)
Cheryl elaborated by saying it doesn't matter to her what her