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Popstars: The Rivals: Live Finals - 2

It is the female finalists turn to sing live for the first time as the three judges and the nine remaining male contestants watch tonight's performances. Emma receives the most criticism from the judges. Nadine manages to impress all the judges. Later in the evening Emma is told she is in the bottom two along with Lynsey but it wasn't Emma the public want out and Lynsey is the first female finalist to be voted off the show.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x10
Airdate: Saturday October 26th, 2002

Director: Jonathan Bullen



The girls sing live for the first time this week and Davina is on hand to offer them encouragement. Javine sings You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman and all the judges love her performance. Chloe performs Where Do Broken Hearts Go and she gets good comments also. Lynsey perfoms All Around The World but only receives mixed comments. Cheryl sings Now That I've Found You and Sarah performs Build Me Up Buttercup which the audience enjoys. Nadine sings Show Me Heavon and the judges all agree that she was great. Kimberley sings Baby Can I Hold You and Nicola sings River Deep Mountain High which the judges enjoy. Aimee sings Never Had A Dream Come True and Emma sings You Might Need Somebody. Emma receives the worst comments from the judges who believe that she could be the one going home . The phone lines are opened for the public vote after all ten girls have performed. Davina returns later in the evening with the results. Kimberley, Lynsey and Emma discover that they are in the bottom three. Kimberley is the first to learn that she is safe for another week. Davina then tells Lynsey that she is the one going home tonight...

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Episode Notes
Lynsey was the first girl eliminated from the finals.

Lynsey was joined in the bottom two by Emma.

The boys watched in the audience as the girls performed.

The judges thought that Emma would be eliminated from the competition.

Lynsey was upset at being the first girl eliminated.

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Aimee KearsleyNever Had A Dream Come True 
Cheryl Fernandez-VersiniNow That I've Found You 
Chloe StainesWhere Do Broken Hearts Go 
Emma BeardYou Might Need Somebody 
Javine HyltonYou Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman 
Kimberley WalshBaby Can I Hold You 
Lynsey BrownAll Around The World 
Nadine CoyleShow Me Heaven 
Nicola RobertsRiver Deep, Mountain High 
Sarah HardingBuild Me Up Buttercup 

Episode Quotes
Geri: (to Cheryl) Scary isn't it.

Lynsey: All you girls have been fantastic, I shall miss you all.

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