James Arthur to perform at Newmarket Racecourse

James Arthur Credit: PA Images

James Arthur, the winner of The X Factor in 2012, is to perform at Newmarket Racecourses on Saturday 31 May, it was announced today (Wednesday 12 February).

James Arthur won the ninth series of The X Factor two years ago and his debut single ‘Impossible’ went straight to number one in the UK charts.

'Impossible' was the fastest-selling single of any winner of The X Factor. It has now sold 2.5 million copies.