This year’s X Factor has reached Boot Camp stage, which means those lucky enough to earn the thumbs up from the judges are back for their second audition.
The action moves to a swanky country hotel where the judges will set about deciding which acts have made it through to the next round: the Six Chair Challenge.
But before they do, we’ve had a dig around in the X Factor vault and found these classic moments from X Factor Boot Camps of series past to enjoy all over again…
Zayn Malik didn’t enjoy the dance test put to them during Boot Camp 2010:
As Harry Styles and Liam Payne gave it their all during their individual Boot Camp auditions:
Here’s THAT moment One Direction became a band:
Olly Murs frustrated Simon for his ‘safe’ song choice during 2009’s series, but the other judges fought his corner:
Eventual winner Leona Lewis stood out from the crowd as the judges pitched up inside a lavish mansion in 2006:
Boy band JLS were chuffed to get the nod from Louis Walsh’s guest judge Shane Filan during 2008’s series:
2008 champ Alexandra Burke’s pre-audition tears dried up for her performance, but returned as the judges told the singer her vocals were faultless:
John and Edward – aka Jedward – sort of got the idea of teamwork in the Boot Camp group challenge:
The Six Chairs Challenge is tough, but Steve Brookstein and co were put through their paces with various individual and team challenges and line-ups in 2004’s first series of the competition:
The X Factor Boot Camp stage kicks off Sunday at 7pm on ITV
Get a peek at X Factor’s Boot Camp stage
For more check out www.radiotimes.com/xfactor