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Popstars: The Rivals: Live Finals - 1

Davina presents the show live from the ITV1 London Studios. All ten boys sing live to the audience and the three judges. Daniel, Anton and Keith receive the best comments from the judges. After all ten have finished performing the phone lines are opened for the vote. Later on Davina returns with the results and Chris and Andrew learn that they have got the lowest amount of votes. Davina then tells a disappointed Andrew that he is the first male finalist to be voted out of the show.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x9
Airdate: Saturday October 19th, 2002
Special Runtime: 70 Minutes

Director: Jonathan Bullen



Davina presents the first of the live finals. By the end of the night one of the boys will be eliminated from the show leaving just nine to battle it out for the five spots available in the band. Daniel performs Against All Odds and receives good comments from all three judges. Jamie sings When Your In Love With A Beautiful Woman whilst Keith performs Reach Out I'll Be There. Andrew performs Hard To Say I'm Sorry and it is a nervous performance which the judges pick up upon. Nikk sings A Little Bit More which the crowd enjoys whilst Mikey sings Drive. Peter sings Since I don't Have You and Chris sings More Than A Woman. Chris receives mixed comments from all three judges. Matt performs the song Amazed and Anton sings The Same Old Song. After all ten have performed Davina announces that the phone lines have been opened for the public vote and everyone faces an anxious wait. Davina returns later with the results and Jamie, Chris and Andrew find out that they are in the bottom three. Jamie learns that he is through to sing again for another week leaving Chris and Andrew fighting it out for the last remaining spot. Davina tells Andrew that he is the one eliminated from the competiton. Andrew sings live on stage one last time as the other boys console him on the stage...

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Episode Notes
One week the boys would sing and the following week the girls would sing.

Andrew had to sing again live on stage after being eliminated from the competition.

The public were given one hour to vote before Davina returned with the results.

From this stage onwards the show is broadcast live.

Andrew was joined in the bottom two by Chris.

The remaining singers were upset by Andrew's elimination from the competition.

The girls watched in the audience as the boys performed.

Davina announced the results in no particular order.

Andrew had been the favourite to be eliminated.

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Andrew KinlochanHard To Say I'm Sorry 
Anton GordonThe Same Old Song 
Chris ParkMore Than A Woman 
Daniel PearceAgainst All Odds 
Jamie ShawWhen You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman 
Keith SempleReach Out I'll Be There 
Matthew JohnsonAmazed 
Mikey GreenDrive 
Nikk MagerA Little Bit More 
Peter SmithSince I Don't Have You 

Episode Quotes
Geri: (to Mikey) I'm sure all the girls at home really fancy you.

Pete: (to Anton) You are my silent deadly weapon.

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