X Factor 2016: Watch Samantha Lavery NAIL her audition with amazing performance

The X Factor 2016 auditions kick off at the weekend and Samantha Lavery is one to watch.

The 16-year old is hoping to impress the Judges and do her Granddad proud with her version of Ellie Goulding’s Explosions.

And she NAILS every part of her performance in front of judges Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger and Louis Walsh.

Meanwhile, the other side of the wall, her granddad and nan get emotional as they watch on with host Dermot O'Leary.

Ahead of the performance, Samantha told the judges: "My granddad was a singer as well and he's my inspiration. He had the opportunities to do it and had to give it up to look after his family."

Will Samantha win a spot in the next round? Tune in to The X Factor, Saturday at 8PM to watch the audition in full.

Saturday's episode will also introduce us to X Factor's Honey G from North West London - aka North Wheezy - who brings her unique version of Missy Elliott's Work It to the Room Auditions.

"My names Honey G, sweet like Honey G," the 35-year-old, whose real name is Anna Georgette Gilford, tells the judges.

She adds: "I'm representing for The X Factor massive."

After performing a original intro, Honey G bursts into Work It and Nicole and Sharon LOVE it, dancing and singing along.

As for Simon, he looks like wants out of the room as soon as possible.

The X Factor 2016 airs Saturday, August 27 at 8PM on ITV and continues 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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