Alexandra Burke says she has a secret lover-boy

London: Alexandra Burke has revealed she has a new boyfriend but she is going to keep him a secret because she doesn`t want public interest to jeopardise the romance.

"Yes. I am seeing someone. But I am never going to say his name to the press. I am never going to reveal who he is, only because it`s the one thing I like to keep to myself," quoted Burke as saying.

"I have been damaged before for being too open. But yes it`s someone who knew me before all this," she added.

Despite her huge success, The 22-year-old Burke doesn`t believe her fame is an issue when it comes to dating.