Harry Styles’ X Factor performance blew fans away – and reminded them of a certain rock star Watch the performance that put viewers in mind of Mick Jagger and David Bowie Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Google Plus Share on Reddit Email to a friend By Paul Jones Sunday, 12th November 2017 at 10:03 am Former One Direction star Harry Styles made a triumphant return to the show that spawned his career on Saturday night with his first solo performance on The X Factor – and it’s safe to say viewers were impressed… Advertisement 7 things we need to talk about after Saturday night’s X Factor X Factor’s Rak-Su added new lyrics to George Michael’s Faith and fans are furious Holy crap I need to go to a @Harry_Styles gig. Like whutttttt. That was sick. Yes yes yes. 🙌🏼 #XFactor — Ashton Jade Gibbs 🔮 (@ashtongibbs) November 11, 2017 Credit to Harry Styles. Not a fan before but he is fantastic. Great performer #xfactor — Beci Wood (@beciwood) November 11, 2017 @Harry_Styles just showed every single contestant how it's done 😂 #XFactor #XFactor2017 — Craig Dalziel (@Daokoboyz) November 11, 2017 #xfactor WOW. HARRY STYLES JUST BLEW ME AWAY. HE WAS FANRASTIC. WHAT A GREAT SURPRISE ON A SATURDAY NIGHT. ENJOYED THAT 😀 — Cori Burns (@CoriBurns123) November 11, 2017 WOW! I wasn't expecting that 😱 Harry Styles absolutely SMASHED it! That was brrrrrilliant 👍 #XFactor pic.twitter.com/uxkDqcLPyP — James Ciccone (@JamesCiccone) November 11, 2017 Strutting around the stage in a purple flared one-piece as he performed his new single Kiwi, Harry even reminded people of a certain veteran rock star… im in shock, Harry Styles just smashed that performance. he has a Mick Jagger kind of vibe about him #xfactor — ㅤantt (@antt_x) November 11, 2017 It was an unreal performance. I'm a big rock fan but thought Harry Styles was class just then. Young Mick Jagger in the making. #XFactor — Matthew Cooper (@MCooper0191) November 11, 2017 Is it possible for Mick Jagger to be reincarnated without actually dying? #xfactor #harrystyles pic.twitter.com/yPK6dzSx0D — ChrisAWykes (@ChrisAWykes) November 11, 2017 @Harry_Styles is definitely the new Mick Jagger but better looking #XFactor he nailed that song — Katrina Clarke (@catriona20121) November 11, 2017 …or two… Harry Styles, you're a natural, lad. David Bowie would've been proud of that performance #xfactor — Ivana Flapjack (@herbsyhc) November 11, 2017 Harry styles reminded me of David bowie in that performance. Just me? #XFactor #HarryStyles — sarah chittenden (@lil_pea_chitts) November 11, 2017 #XFactor Was dreading #HarryStyles performance but fuck me he actually nailed it. Reminded me a hell of a lot of the Late Great #DavidBowie — Martin Graves 🐓⚽🏍️ (@GravesySpurs) November 11, 2017 Why is Harry Styles pretending he's the offspring of Mick Jagger and David Bowie? All while dressed as The Joker? Help? #XFactor — James (@James9861) November 11, 2017 Of course, there’s one way to decide for yourself whether Harry is more Jagger or Bowie (or Joker) – watch his performance for yourself… Advertisement The X Factor continues on Sunday night on ITV at 7:25pm Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Google Plus Share on Reddit Email to a friend Tags Entertainment Talent show Harry Styles The X Factor Related news 7 things we need to talk about after Saturday night’s X Factor The X Factor week three: who sang the best? All about The X Factor News, photos, videos and full episode guide You might like 7 things we need to talk about after Saturday night’s X Factor The X Factor week three: who sang the best? X Factor’s Rak-Su added the words “Netflix and Chill” to George Michael’s Faith and fans are furious The X Factor weekly results – who was eliminated and who won the Sunday night prize?