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X Factor UK: Berget Lewis makes Six Chair Challenge after epic bootcamp performance

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Berget Lewis impressed on The X Factor once again tonight to make the six chair challenge.

Tonight we saw the arena auditions continue as the remaining contestants performed one by one.

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They chose their own song to perform for not only the judges but - for the first time this series - a live audience.

"I just want my voice to be heard. Even though I'm 45 I want to give it a shot," Berget told cameras before singing. "When I walk out on that stage at Wembley Arena, I'm going to sing from my heart. I so want to hear that yes.

"I hope I can be an inspiration for other men and women of my age that you can always go after your dream."

The singer from Amsterdam, Netherlands performed Donny Hathaway's A Song For You.

After performing, Berget waited nervously as the panel deliberated before the judges put her through to the next round, the six chair challenge.

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Berget previously stunned at her first audition with a cover of Purple Rain.

She said at the room try outs: "I have a career in the Netherlands. I had a few successful projects but I think Holland is a little bit too small for me.

"The kind of music I like, I'm a soul music, that's why I'm here."

Berget started singing in church when she was just 11 and recalled: "I was really shy but I knew music was my life.

"In my 20s I was a backing vocalist for a lot of famous artists... I felt really comfortable behind the artist. Everybody told me I should be the artist. I gave it a try. It worked, it went well. But Netherlands is like a really small country.

"I have a feeling soul music is difficult and I'm a soul singer. I need a bigger audience. The UK is a gateway to the whole world."

Berget added: "I need a break, I need something new and I think X Factor UK can give me that - I hope. Music is everything to me. If it all goes well, it's going to be life changing in many ways."

Standing before the judges, Berget gave out a powerful performance of Prince's Purple Rain.

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"Your voice is unbelievably good. You are fantastic," Simon Cowell raved as he and other judges put Berget through to bootcamp.

The X Factor UK airs Saturday and Sunday nights on ITV.

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