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The X Factor: Series 9 - Elimination - 3 (Result)

Dermot returns with the results of this week's public vote. Labrinth performs live on stage with Emeli Sandé. JLS also perform. Dermot reveals that MK1 and Kye are in the bottom two this week and will have to perform again in the final showdown. After both acts have performed the judges are split in their decision the result goes to deadlock. Dermot then reveals that MK1 have the least amount of votes and are out of the competition.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 9x17
Airdate: Sunday October 21st, 2012
Special Airtime: 08:00 pm

Director: Phil Heyes

Guest Stars
Emeli SandéEmeli Sandé
As Herself
As Themselves
As Himself

Co-Guest Stars
Peter DicksonPeter Dickson
voiced Announcer
Main Cast
Louis WalshLouis Walsh
As Judge
Gary BarlowGary Barlow
As Judge


Results night and for The Boys: James Arthur, Jahmene Douglas, Rylan Clarke, Tulisa and The Girls: Ella Henderson, Lucy Spraggan and Jade Ellis, Gary and The Over28s: Kye Sones and Christopher Maloney and Louis and The Groups: “MK1”, “District 3” and “Union J” this could be the end of their journey. Tonight JLS and Labrinth & Emeli Sande are performing. The Top 11 come out and sing. They have a lot of fun on stage too...

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Episode Notes
Christopher Maloney was the bookmakers favourite to be eliminated tonight.

Week Three Voting Results

Christopher Maloney 22.6%

Jahmene Douglas 15.6%

Ella Henderson 10.2%

Rylan Clark 8.8%

District3 8.4%

James Arthur 7.4%

Lucy Spraggan 6.5%

Union J 5.9%

Jade Ellis 5.1%

Kye Sones 4.9%

MK1 4.6%

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
JLSHottest Girl in the World 
Kye SonesI Can't Make You Love Me 
Labrinth featuring Emeli SandéBeneath Your Beautiful 
MK1The Man Who Can't Be Moved 

Episode Quotes
James: Performance of the series, come on! Thank you very much Gary Barlow!

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