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X Factor 2013 results: Luke Friend ‘Being an incredible artist is what I want to be’

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Luke Friend had admitted that he doesn’t feel like a star or a celebrity, despite his newfound fame through the X Factor.

The 17 year old singer took to the stage last night and won high praise from the judges for his amazing rendition of Elton John’s Something About the Way You Look Tonight and Beyonce’s The Best Thing I Never Had and it’s fair to say that he gave the semi final everything he had and more.

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Nicole Scherzinger for X Factor final duet with Luke Friend or Sam Bailey?

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Nicole Scherzinger has lost all her X Factor acts, so it looks like she won’t be getting to perform on the X Factor final.

Last year the Pussycat Doll sang twice, once with her boy Jahmene Douglas and again with eventual winner James Arthur, but after her final contestant Tamera Foster got the boot last week, the chances of her taking to the stage next Saturday were slashed.

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X Factor 2013: Sooo, who’s leaving tonight? Rough Copy, Sam Bailey, Nicholas McDonald or Luke Friend?!

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Last night’s X Factor semi-finals saw the remaining singers Rough Copy, Sam Bailey, Nicholas McDonald and Luke Friend battling to make their performances their best yet, because of course, the three acts who survive tonight’s vote off will be in the final next weekend.

But the big question is, who will go?

I have to say, I don’t want any of them to leave, but I suspect that Nicholas McDonald may be at risk of leaving the contest, only because his first performance last night – of Beyonce’s hit Halo – did not go well… Read on »

X Factor semi final: Luke Friend wows with Something About The Way You Look Tonight VIDEO

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Luke Friend took on the classic Elton John track Something About The Way You Look Tonight on tonight’s X factor semi final.

The 17 year old singer had a lot to prove on the penultimate ITV show, after landing himself in the bottom two for the second time last Sunday and tonight he was desperate not to be in that same precarious position tomorrow.

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X Factor 2013: Luke Friend compared to One Direction with folk Best Thing I Never Had! (VIDEO)

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CHECK OUT SAM BAILEY’S AMAZING ‘IF I WERE A BOY’ PERFORMANCE HERE….

Luke Friend returned to the X Factor stage tonight, and took on a rather unusual song for the penultimate performance show.

The 17 year old received rave reviews for his performances last Saturday, with the judges all raving about his authentic and varied song choices and his perfect delivery. However the singer still landed in the bottom two, so he came back fighting to avoid the same fate this weekend.

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X Factor 2013: ‘Most improved’ Luke Friend on his ‘biggest challenge’ yet!

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Luke Friend has admitted that he is desperate to make the X Factor final next weekend.

The 17 year old singer was almost eliminated on Sunday, after he ended up in the bottom two with Tamera Foster and he’s eager to avoid the same situation tomorrow night.

In his X Factor video diary the talented teen said:

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Fleetwood Mac with Stevie Nicks for Luke Friend X Factor final duet?

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Luke Friend has revealed who he’s hoping to sing with if he makes the X Factor final next weekend.

The 17 year old performer is set to return to the stage tomorrow night for the semi finals, where he’ll perform two tracks once again.

He’ll sing on song by Beyonce and one by Elton John (and this morning he promised he’ll be ‘whipping’ his hair about during the Bey track) and if he survives Sunday’s elimination, Luke will be one of three acts in next week’s finale.

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X Factor’s Sam Bailey, Luke Friend, Nicholas McDonald & Rough Copy fighting before the final!

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The X Factor team shared the best picture of their semi finalists this afternoon and we have to admit we really did have a giggle when we saw the shot.

Sam Bailey, Nicholas McDonald, Luke Friend and Rough Copy will be going head to head on Saturday night, for the penultimate weekend of the ITV series, in a bid to make the grand finale on the 14th.

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X Factor 2013: Luke Friend would rather have Sharon Osbourne than Louis Walsh as mentor!

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Luke Friend has admitted that he would rather not be working with Louis Walsh on the X Factor this year.

The 17 year old singer has made it through to this weekend’s semi finals by the skin of his teeth, after surviving the singoff for the second time on Sunday and on Saturday he will be performing two songs on the ITV show.

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X Factor 2013: Nicholas McDonald ‘upset’ with Luke Friend ahead of semi final?

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It seems that things are starting to get a little competitive behind the scenes at the X Factor.

Who can blame the young stars for suddenly taking things more seriously, a lot hinges on the next two weeks after all.

As we near this weekend’s semi final it’s been reported that Louis Walsh boys have a little bit of tension flaring up and it’s all over how much attention their mentor has been paying them.

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