Leona Lewis 'excited' to sing at FA Cup final

Leona Lewis says she is excited to be singing at the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley on Saturday.

Leona Lewis shot to fame after winning the X Factor in 2006. Credit: PA Wire

The former X Factor winner, from Islington, will sing Abide With Me and the national anthem prior to kick-off.

“I’m so excited, I'm really looking forward to it,” the 29-year-old said.

“I know it’s going to be a crazy atmosphere there so it’ll be fun. I’ve never done anything like it before so it’ll be a cool experience for me.”