Amelia Lily - California
19 year-old Amelia is from Middlesborough. She shot to fame on the 2011 X Factor and after being voted out of the show by Kelly Rowland, her own mentor, and later voted back into the show by the public after Frankie Cocozza was asked to leave. Amelia made it through to the final 3rd finishing behind Marcus Collins and Little Mix. After completing the X Factor UK tour she signed a 3 album deal scoring a Number 2 hit with her debut single ‘You Bring Me Joy’. Although her follow-up reached the Top 20 her 3rd single failed to chart and despite recording an album it was never released. 2 years later, Amelia has signed a new record deal and is working on her debut album which includes ‘California’, a song about a long distance relationship.