The final three–Melanie Amaro, Chris Rene and Josh Krajcik–performed their first audition songs last night in their bid to take the $5 million prize.
30-year-old rocker Josh Krajcik sang “At Last” (CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO), 28-year-old Chris Rene performed his original rap song “Young Homies” (CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO), and closing the show was 19-year-old Melanie Amaro belted out Beyonce’s “Listen,” (CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO).
After Amaro’s performance, Simon Cowell declared she deserved to win the $5 million prize and a Pepsi commercial.
“Based on that performance tonight, you should be the winner of the X Factor,” he said.
Will the televiewers, who have the power to choose the winner, listen to Simon Cowell and vote for Amaro?
We shall find out at the end of the results show on Friday, 7pm, on Studio 23. Pitbull, Ne-Yo and Justin Bieber are set to perform.