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Sam Lavery, 17, sailed through to week four of The X Factor competition on ITV. The singer, from County Durham, belted out a rock arrangement of Michael Jackson's The Earth Song for Diva Week. She made it through to Fright Night next weekend based on the public vote.
I genuinely can't believe I'm through to WEEK 4! Nothing is possible without you guys and I'm so overwhelmed by all the support. THANK YOU❤️
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Sam Lavery, 17, from Coxhoe in County Durham made it through to the third week of The X Factor live shows. She was voted through by the public following her performance on Saturday night's show.
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Coxhoe's Sam Lavery has thanked fans for voting her through to week two of the live shows.Read the full story ›
Good luck to 17-year-old Samantha Lavery as she performs in the X Factor live shows tonight.
The teenager from Coxhoe in County Durham is being mentored by Simon Cowell in the girls category.
Her mum Tracey Lavery and grandfather Ernie Peachey joined our very own Helen Pearson and Ian Payne, and told them the "whole of Coxhoe" is behind Sam:
"Everywhere you go you see her name up in the banners and vote for Sam. People have taken to her because she's such a likeable girl."