Liverpool's Christopher Maloney said he felt like he has already won by getting this far in the X Factor competition after losing out on a place in the final.
His mentor, Gary Barlow, congratulated him on his achievement.
Liverpool X Factor finalist Christoper Maloney has taken to Twitter to announce his winner's single.
If Maloney wins the ITV1 show, his first single will be "The Reason", by the modern rock band Hoobastank.
Christopher Maloney is one of the favourites to be in tomorrow's sing off after he held back tears on X Factor amid criticism described by Gary Barlow as "uncomfortable".
Bookies William Hill have the Liverpudlian and boy band Union J at just 9-1 to win the talent show outright.