Matt Terry

Matt Terry is the former waiter with a tale of heartbreak, and is one of Nicole's Boys through to the Live Shows!

Matt was crowned the winner of X Factor 2016, beating Saara Aalto!

Back to where it all began: Matt Terry's X Factor Audition!

Talk about a trip down memory lane... we're going right back to where it all began!

We're rewinding all the way back to our 2016 winner Matt Terry's first X Factor Audition, where he wowed the Judges with his take on Ben E King's Stand by Me!

If you think you've got what it takes to follow in Matt's footsteps, then we want to hear from you! Apply now for The X Factor 2017!

Go to to start your journey towards the top of the charts. You can either Audition in person, or by uploading a video!

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Matt Terry toasts his X Factor win!

It's time to celebrate!

He's got the world at his feet, and it's time to celebrate! Our 2016 X Factor winner Matt Terry popped the cork in London earlier today as he toasted his victory!

Matt, a former waiter from Bromley, beat Saara Aalto to The X Factor crown on last night's Grand Final at The SSE in London's Wembley.

Matt's single, When Christmas Comes Around, is available to download and stream now.

Fancy following in Matt's footsteps? Then apply now for The X Factor 2017!

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Matt Terry's winner's single: When Christmas Comes Around!

You’ve followed Matt Terry's journey from his first Audition, right through to winning The X Factor 2016. And now you can download his debut single, When Christmas Comes Around!


All the record company profits from Matt's single will be shared equally between two very deserving charities: Together For Short Lives and Shooting Star Chase, marking the fifth winner’s single with profits going to charity following Louisa Johnson’s Forever Young, Ben Haenow’s number 1 hit release Something I Need, Sam Bailey’s Skyscraper and James Arthur’s million\-selling release Impossible back in 2012.

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