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Leicester woman wows X Factor

Leicester woman Sam Bailey, 35, has stormed through the first stage of the audition process, wowing judges with her version of Beyonce's Listen. Judge Nicole Scherzinger told her: "That's exactly how that song is supposed to be sung".

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X Factor hopeful Sam to face 4,000 fans at Wembley

After stunning judges with her rendition of Beyonce's Listen - labelled "incredible" by Gary Barlow - Leicester woman Sam Bailey will face 4,000 people at Wembley Stadium tonight.

Despite getting four yeses from the panel last night, the 35-year-old prison officer will only make it through to Boot Camp if she can win over the crowd at the second audition stage.

Sam Bailey from Leicestershire is among those hoping to get through to boot camp tonight Credit: X Factor

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