X Factor song choices revealed for Whitney v Elton John week

As the final seven acts face another double elimination, they'll turn their talents to a Whitney Houston or Elton John classic

We’re down to just seven acts in this year’s series of the X Factor. It’s flying by, right? Before we know it we’ll be crowning the winner and tucking into our Christmas turkeys.


But before we get to that, this Saturday night the acts will be taking on Whitney Houston or Elton John tracks in the hope of surviving another week. And it’s a tough week to survive, with the acts facing yet another double elimination, with a contestant being sent home both Saturday and Sunday night. 

So, which songs do the crooners think will get them those all important votes? Check out the choices below:

Mel B’s last remaining boy

Andrea Faustini: Whitney Houston’s I Have Nothing

Cheryl’s last remaining girl

Lauren Platt: Whitney Houston’s How Will I Know?

Louis Walsh’s groups

Only The Young: Elton John’s Something About The Way You Look Tonight

Stereo Kicks: Elton John’s Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me

Simon’s overs

Ben Haenow: Whiney Houston’s I Will Always Love You

Fleur East: Whitney Houston’s I’m Every Woman

Stevi Ritchie: Elton John’s I’m Still Standing


See The X Factor Saturday and Sunday at 8:00pm on ITV