Plus Louis Walsh imposes curfew on his acts to stop them “Doing a Prince Harry” and Tulisa advises Little Mixer Perrie to “cool it” with 1D’s Zayn
We’ll start today’s X Factor news round up with a report in the Sun that states that wannabe Melanie Masson – who wowed the judges with her rendition of Janice Joplin’s Cry Baby in Saturday night’s auditions show – has already been in the music biz for around 15 years.
The paper reports that Melanie has “sung alongside a string of big names” including Kasabian, Stereophonics, Fatboy Slim, Happy Mondays and Leo Sayer.
The mum-of-two also released a single in 2007 and was signed to EMI. However, the judges seemed to be unaware of her past career when they met her on Saturday’s show.
Louis Walsh said, “Where did that voice come from and where has it been? This is what the show is about. Finding someone as amazing as you…” Continue reading »