The first show may be on 31st October, but there’s no Halloween theme. That’s because this year the lives are kicking off four weeks later thanks to ITV’s coverage of the Rugby World Cup on Saturday nights – so instead of donning their spookiest fancy dress, the singers will perform a song they think best showcases the kind of artist they want to be to fit with this week’s ‘This is me’ theme.
Who are the guest performers?
On Saturday night reigning champion Ben Haenow will take to the stage to perform his single Second Hand Heart. The track features US singer Kelly Clarkson but she won’t appear in the studio. Instead, her part of the track will play via video.
On Sunday night’s results show it’s over to 2011 winners Little Mix. The only group to ever win the competition, the ladies are excited to return to the X and perform:
There have been plenty of rumours that a fifth ‘impartial’ judge is going to make an appearance during the live shows, but there’ll be no new face on the panel this weekend. A source tells RadioTimes.com the four main judges will be there, no-one else.