X Factor mentor Tulisa Contostavlos has paid tribute to Derbyshire-born Lucy Spraggan after the singer was forced to pull out of the competition.
The singer, originally from Buxton, was given a free pass through to this weekend's round of the competition after illness last week. But when she was still not well enough to perform this weekend, she pulled out of the competition, stating it was unfair on the other singers.
Her mentor Tulisa said,
In a statement Spraggan said