X Factor 80s week song choices revealed

The second week of live shows sees this year's take on songs from Rick Astley to Bonnie Tyler

After last week’s no.1s theme, the X Factor is heading to the 80s for week two of live shows. 

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Surely host Dermot O’Leary has to dance this week?

Judges and mentors Simon Cowell, Mel B, Louis Walsh and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini will be on hand as their acts take on everything from huge floor-fillers to power ballads (yep, Andrea Faustini is going for Whitney!). 

Here are their choices…

Mel B’s boys

Andrea Faustini: One Moment in Time (Whitney Houston)

Jack Walton: Straight Up (Paula Abdul)

Jake Quickenden: Total Eclipse of the Heart (Bonnie Tyler)

Paul Akister: If You Don’t Know Me By Now (Simply Red)

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini’s girls

Chloe-Jasmine: Fame (Irene Cara)

Lauren Platt: What A Feeling (Irene Cara)

Lola Saunders: Imagine (John Lennon)

Stephanie Nala: Call Me (Blondie)

Louis Walsh’s groups

Only The Young: Come On Eileen (Dexy’s Midnight Runners)

Stereo Kicks: Boys of Summer (Don Henley)

Simon Cowell’s Overs

Ben Haenow: Jealous Guy (Donny Hathoway)

Fleur East: It’s A Shame (Monie Love)

Jay James: I’m Gonna Be – 500 Miles (The Proclaimers)

Stevi Ritchie: Never Gonna Give You Up (Rick Astley)

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