Lauren Platt in Halloween X Factor

Article by Brentwood Gazette: Billericay teenager Lauren Platt is safely through to the next round of ITV’s X Factor after the public voted to see her perform on another live show next week.

The teenager sang a rendition of Dark Horse by Katy Perry during last night’s Halloween edition of the show.

And tonight (November 2) she was confirmed as through to the next round after the public vote.

The 18 year-old expressed her dislike of dancing during last nights performance and fought through tears in the rehearsal to win admiration from the judges.

Simon Cowell describing her as a “potential pop star”

And mentor Cheryl Fernandez-Versini said that Lauren had: “so much potential”

Watch Lauren Platt - Dark Horse by Katy Perry

[youtube height="150" width="300" align="none"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-P9n6ORL_I[/youtube]

Image and article by Will Watkinson, Brentwood Gazette

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