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County Durham X Factor star Sam Lavery has spoken of her excitement ahead of The X Factor's live tour. Sam and the other contestants will be at the Metro Radio Arena on 10 March.
The 17-year-old has already performed at Newcastle's arena as part of the Christmas Live show alongside John Legend, James Arthur and Louisa Johnson.
"I am so excited to perform my songs on tour and I'm going to have fun with it and enjoy every second. I want to involve the audience as much as possible and just have the most incredible time with everyone! I can't wait to see everyone who has supported me and hopefully I will get to say hi to them especially in the meet and greets."
It's Disco Week on The X Factor and its been revealed what County Durham's Sam Lavery will be singing as she takes to the stage on Saturday night.
She'll take on Gloria Gaynor's I Will Survive on week X of the show.
Yesterday she revealed all the latest gossip from the X Factor house.
The other contestants will perform:
Matt Terry - Best of My Love, The Emotions
Ryan Lawrie - Play that Funky Music, Wild Cherry
Emily Middlemas - Wishing on a Star, Rose Royce
Honey G - Stayin' Alive, BeeGees
Saara Aalto - No More Tears (Enough is Enough), Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer
5 After Midnight - Boogie Wonderland/September medley, Earth, Wind & Fire