X Factor 2012: Taylor Swift to perform on October 14 live show

Louis Walsh

X Factor 2012 judge Louis Walsh has confirmed that Taylor Swift will be performing on The X Factor this year.

The American singer will be performing during a special show tonight, but it won't be broadcast to viewers.

Instead, the pre-recorded performance will air next weekend on October 14.

US Country singer Taylor will is currently in the UK plugging her new track We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, which will most likely be the song she performs on the show.

Louis Walsh teased: “Taylor Swift is on this week and Leona Lewis. The biggest acts in the world are on X Factor this year.”

Former X Factor champ Leona Lewis will be performing on Sunday night's first results show, along with Ne-Yo.

Meanwhile One Direction will be making a surprise appearance on Saturday night's first live show.

[cat c="the x factor"]The X Factor 2012[/cat] live shows start at 8PM tomorrow night on ITV1.

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