X Factor 2018 final songs and winner’s singles revealed – with a celebrity twist

Famous singers will duet with the contestants in a bid for Christmas number one

X Factor winner's singles, Getty

The 2018 X Factor winner’s singles will have a sprinkle of stardust thanks to three chart-topping acts who have been recruited to duet with the finalists.

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During the X Factor final on Sunday, the remaining trio – Dalton Harris, Scarlett Lee and Anthony Russell – will each perform their winner’s single as a duet.

Dalton will be joined by James Arthur for Power of Love, while Scarlett will sing Sleep No More with Leona Lewis and Anthony Russell will perform I Predict a Riot with The Kaiser Chiefs.

The public will then decide on their winner.

Those three performances will take place on Sunday night, but X Factor will call on some extra star power for Saturday night as Dalton, Anthony and Scarlett sing for the chance to become 2018’s winner.

Each contestant will perform solo:

  • Anthony will sing Let It Be by the Beatles
  • Scarlett will sing Your Song by Elton John
  • Dalton will sing A Song For You by Donna Hathaway

And then the three will be joined by a famous singer for a duet:

  • Anthony will perform Leave the Light on with Tom Walker
  • Scarlett will pair with Robbie Williams for Angels
  • Dalton will join forces with Emeli Sandé for Beneath Your Beautiful
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There will be no elimination during Saturday night’s show which means all three acts will perform three times over the weekend, before a winner is decided at the end of Sunday’s live broadcast.

X Factor’s live final airs on ITV on Saturday from 7:30pm to 9:30pm and Sunday from 7.30pm to 9pm