In Pictures: Cher Lloyd: From X Factor hopeful to chart topper!

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As Cher Lloyd is set to top the charts with her debut single 'Swagger Jagger' later today, we look back on the last year of the teenager's life. Kicking off with her audition in Birmingham last summer, all the way through to the release of her first track last weekend, it’s all here…

Having shifted 30,000 units in its first two days of release, Cher is on course to get her first ever number one track this afternoon when the official charts are released.

Take a look back at the 18-year-old's journey from an X Factor hopeful to chart topper below...

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