X-factor Ella signs to Sony

Former X-Factor contestant Ella Henderson signs to Sony

Former X Factor contestant Ella Henderson has signed a record deal with Sony. The 16-year-old from Tetney near Grimsby in Lincolnshire was a firm favourite to win the competition, but was controversially voted off the show weeks before the final.

She took to Twitter to thank her fans following the news. She also said she is looking forward to next year.