X Factor recap! Nicole Scherzinger picks her top boys in dramatic six chair challenge

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Nicole Scherzinger was in charge of the boys in The X Factor's Six Chair Challenge tonight and here's how it went down...

Mike Hoguh disappointed by got the first seat

He performed Whitney Houston's I Have Nothing which left the judges underhelmed, singing Stevie Wonder's Superstition for a second chance and winning the first seat.

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Will Rush got no seat

His original song was branded "self indulgent rubbush" by Simon. Ouch.

 

James Hughes got seat Number 2

The 17 year-old student from Shott, Scotland belted out Tina Turner's Proud Mary and won a seat where he stayed until the end.

JAMES HUGHES

 

Niall Sexton got seat Number 3

Taking a risk and covering his own mentor's song, Niall's take on Nicole Scherzinger's Run won Niall seat Number 3.

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Conor McGinty, Matt Terry And Luca Valenti took the remaining seats

And with all six full, things stated to get interesting...

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Freddy Parker then replaced Conor

He first performed Calvin Harris' How Deep Is Your Love before being stopped to sing his audition song on the piano.

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Nate Simpson then replaced Mike

He gave the best of the boy's performances with Leona Lewis' Run.

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Then Christian Burrows and Matt Terry had a sing off

Unable to decide who should get a final seat, Nicole pitting Christian and Matt against one another.

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But BOTH won a seat...

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... as Luca went home

LUCA VALENTI

 

THE FINAL SIX BOYS!

JAMES HUGHES, NIALL SEXTON, MATT TERRY, FREDDY PARKER, NATE SIMPSON, CHRISTIAN BURROWS

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