X Factor spoilers: James Arthur performing a 'love song' this weekend

James Arthur (X Factor 2012)

X Factor's James Arthur has revealed he plans to perform a 'love song' for this weekend's guilty pleasures theme.

Saturday night will see the six remaining acts covering their secret favourite tracks ahead of the big final in Manchester next month.

Speaking at the Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part Two premiere last night, which was attended by all of the finalists, James teased: "I'm going to be doing a love song - a real song. So hopefully girls will like it."

Speaking to DigitalSpy, James admitted he wasn't hoping to win the show but rather simply to make the final four and the final.

"It would mean a hell of a lot to me to make the final. I really want to be in the final. I don't think I'll win this competition. I just want to make the top four to ensure that longevity," he said. "I think if you finish outside that four, it's difficult to get that longevity."

Also speaking at the event, 16-year-old Ella Henderson revealed she would putting another spin on a classic track for her performance this weekend.

The teenager, who has already wowed with tracks by everyone from Katy Perry to Cher, said: "I can give you some little insider facts. I'm doing a song that absolutely everybody knows, but nobody's ever heard it sung this way. It's exciting."


The X Factor continues with its live shows this weekend with a guilty pleasures theme.

Sunday's results show will feature performances from Alicia Keys and Olly Murs, as well as one more act being given the boot.

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