“James Arthur was found in these sort of auditions and we have had some great talent already.” Among that talent was Blythe Acres, a Bournemouth University student, who sang Bohemian Rhapsody for her audition.
Ryan Lawrie, Four of Diamonds, Saara Aalto (with a spectacular entrance), and Sam Lavery all followed in quick succession and all delivered great performances that were just as good as many of the acts currently in the charts.
I think she got fed up with hearing me around the house.” Nina Nagel, also of Bournemouth University, said she’s been singing since a youngster, and chose Amy Winehouse’s version of Valerie to impress the judges.
“We actually just went to town to get some presents, and I saw the van and they said it was the only audition today,” said the 19-year-old. I have always watched it and always imagined myself in the actual auditions so why not take the chance?
Everyone who turns up will be guaranteed an audition.
If they impress The X Factor team, they will be in with a chance of auditioning in front of The X Factor judges, when the judges’ auditions take place in the summer.