PICTURES! Latest X Factor 2016 auditions as Mel B joins the panel

Here are all of the latest pictures from tonight's X Factor 2016 auditions.

And try outs begin in London with a new judge as Mel B stands in for Nicole Scherzinger.

Acts having to brave it in front of the famously no-nonsense panellist include Sanish Sambasvian, a 27 year-old relations manager who takes on Michael Jackson.

Philip Hadlow basically rickrolls the judges with his audition while Christina Postma has come over from Holland to perform for the panel.

Meanwhile making a comeback is Gifty Louise Agyeman who got as far as bootcamp last year.

Elsewhere, the groups category gets a much needed boost from girl band Girl Next Door and male trio 5AM as try outs move back up North.

More contestants set to feature in tonight's episode include a range of duos: Tramp and the Lady made up of James and Stephanie from Liverpool, father and daughter Kayleigh and Stefan and He Knows, She Knows, made up of couple Sharna and Stephen.

A number of acts also audition for the judges with their own songs this evening.

Kazzy performs a piece about plastic surgery while Austrian Ghila Pan performs an even more unusual track.

But the highlight comes from Beck Martin who's song Friday Night - which is about Friday nights - gets Nicole Scherzinger dancing on the desk.

Who will get through to bootcamp this weekend? Find out when The X Factor 2016 auditions air Saturday night from 8PM and return Sunday at 8PM.

And don't forget all new Xtra Factor LIVE which airs straight after on ITV2, hosted by Rylan Clark-Neal and Matt Edmondson.


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