Season Finale, Part 2 - Recap

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The Final Results show of the season kicks off and for Carly Rose Sonenclar, Tate Stevens and “Fifth Harmony” it is the end of the competition with only one winner taking home the $5 Million! Mario Lopez and Khole Kardashian Odom wait on the red carpet for the judges. They say that Pitbull and “One Direction” are going to be performing tonight. The Top 3 come out for a performance together for the last time on the X Factor Stage. After some technical difficulties, they arrive and show their best. They are joined by the other Finalists of the Season.

After watching a clip of L.A Reid conducting while the performances are going on, Tate Stevens comes out sings “Please Come Home For Christmas”. Afterward, L.A says that he has done an amazingly consistent job. They show a video of his friends and family telling him that they are supporting him.

After watching a clip of how Simon was the “Grinch” of the Season, “Fifth Harmony” comes out and sings “It’s Christmas”. Afterward, Simon says that he is very proud of the girls and his fingers are crossed for them. They show a video of their friends and family telling them that they love them and support them too.

After watching a clip of the many reactions from Britney of the seaon, Carly Rose Sonenclar comes out and sings “All I Want For Christmas Is You”. Afterward, Britney says that she is always amazed when she performs and says that it is always new. Simon says that she has such a huge career ahead of her. They show a video of her friends and family telling her that she is amazing and that they love her.

The Top 3 Make their way to the stage to find out who finished the competition in 3rd place. They make their way to the center of the stage and they are told that “Fifth Harmony” has made it in 3rd place. They say that they want to say thank you to everyone who voted. They tell each other that they love each other. Simon says that they are going to be hearing and seeing more from these girls.

After watching the moments of the Season and the judges saying that they have loved the season, Pitbull comes out and sings his new single on stage. He shows that he has what it takes to be a multi-platinum recording artist.

After watching the best of Demi’s moments and her and Simon’s joking around, “One Direction” come out and sing their new single on stage. They show that they have talent to warrant the success that they have received. Afterward, they wish all the two finalists the best of luck.

Carly Rose Sonenclar and Tate Stevens take to the stage together for the last time on the X Factor stage and sing “The Climb”. Afterward, L.A says that Tate stands as an example of how to never give up on their dreams. Britney says that she is proud of Carly and says that she was amazing.

The results are in and Carly Rose Sonenclar and Tate Stevens come out with their mentors. The singer who is the winner of X Factor 2012 is…Tate Stevens!! Carly gives him a hug. He says that he thanks the man upstairs in perfect Country fashion and says that it is the best day of his life. L.A tells Tate congratulations and says that he represents the show very well. He sings his “winning single”. The season ends.