X Factor ultimate mash-up track celebrates the show’s tenth birthday

From One Direction, Little Mix and Olly Murs to Leona Lewis, Shayne Ward and JLS, ITV has crammed 13 X Factor hits into a new music video

With 33 Number 1s and 57 chart hits under its belt, The X Factor has certainly had a lot to celebrate over the last decade, and ITV is marking the talent show’s upcoming tenth birthday with a new track, complete with music video, incorporating 13 X Factor favourites.


One Direction’s What Makes You Beautiful provides the beat for the mash-up, with Leona Lewis’ Bleeding Love, Little Mix’s DNA, Cher Lloyd’s Swagger Jagger, James Arthur’s Impossible, Olly Murs’ Heart Skips A Beat and more threaded through.

Can you spot all 13? If you can’t, don’t worry, here’s the full list:

One Direction: What Makes You Beautiful

Leona Lewis: Bleeding Love

Alexandra Burke: All Night Long

Little Mix: DNA

Cher Lloyd: Swagger Jagger

JLS: Everybody In Love

Misha B: Do You Think Of Me

Olly Murs: Heart Skips A Beat

Shayne Ward: No Promises

James Arthur: Impossible

Union J: Carry You

Amelia Lily: You Bring Me Joy

Joe McElderry: Ambitions 


A 60-second version of the track will be shown on ITV in the run-up to the new tenth series of The X Factor, which is set to kick off in August.