Who was in the final with Alexandra Burke?
Burke was joined in the grand final by Northern Irish teenager Eoghan Quigg and boyband JLS. The three finalists were required to sing three songs – a Christmas song, a duet with an established music artist, and the song from their favourite performance of the series.
Who came 2nd after Alexandra Burke?
The X Factor (British series 5)
|The X Factor|
|Judges||Simon Cowell Cheryl Cole Dannii Minogue Louis Walsh|
|Winning mentor||Cheryl Cole|
Who was second to Alexandra Burke X Factor?
|The X Factor UK (Series 5)|
|Notable returnees||Rikki Loney (1) Alexandra Burke (2) Marlon McKenzie (2) Austin Drage (4)|
Who were JLS runners up to?
Due to the eliminations of Bad Lashes and Girlband, JLS were the only act left in their category. They finished as runners-up to Alexandra Burke from the Girls category mentored by Cheryl Cole.
What is Alexandra Burke doing?
Since lockdown eased, the singer has taken part in a reality TV series (she can’t say which) that left her with broken bones and hypothermia, acted in her first film, Pretty Red Dress, and segued to a starring role in the West End musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
What does JLS band stand for?
Jack the Lad Swing
JLS (an initialism of Jack the Lad Swing) are an English boyband, which consists of members Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams, Marvin Humes, and JB Gill, originally formed by Williams.
How popular was series 5 of the X Factor?
Viewing figures for series 5 were, at the time of airing, the highest ever for any X Factor series, about 20% up on the previous series. This, however, was beaten by the sixth series the following year.
What does X Factor mean?
The X Factor is a British television music competition to find new singing talent. The fifth series was broadcast on ITV from 16 August 2008 until 13 December 2008.
When did the X Factor start and end?
The X Factor is a British television music competition to find new singing talent. The fifth series was broadcast on ITV from 16 August 2008 until 13 December 2008. Dermot O’Leary returned to present the main show on ITV, while Fearne Cotton was replaced by Holly Willoughby as presenter of spin-off show The Xtra Factor on ITV2.
When was the X Factor 2018 filmed?
This round was filmed in late August and early September and was broadcast over two shows on 4 and 5 October. As in previous years, the judges welcomed the six acts from their selected category to their “homes”.