2006 saw Leona Lewis Rise to The Challenge and win the third season of The X Factor. Fast forward to 2016, and Samantha Lavery is fighting for her dream, and hopes to follow in the footsteps of her favourite X Factor idol!
Here are some facts you may or may not know about the two leading ladies:
Leona performed in the Broadway musical Cats
Leona's winner's single was called A Moment Like This
For her X Factor Audition, Sam Lavery sang Ellie Goulding's Explosions
Sam isn't the only singer in her family - her Granddad, Ernest, used to be a tenor.