The X Factor 2012: finals week four – live blog

Who'll sing well, who'll screech like a hyena, and who's suffered a massive trauma since Sunday? Follow it all with our own "Mr Factor", Jack Seale

It’s getting serious now, as only the ten finest singers in all of the United Kingdom are left, duking it out in a relentlessly high-quality vocal perfecto-slam.


Jahmene Douglas, James Arthur, Jade Ellis, Ella Henderson, Christopher Maloney, Kye Sones, Rylan Clark, Lucy Spraggan, District3 and Union J all want to be the X Factor 2012 champion, but one of them definitely won’t be due to them being eliminated this weekend.


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