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2013 was the year that saw Sam Bailey Rise to The Challenge and win The X Factor – and achieve the coveted Christmas number one!
Three years later, Saara Aalto is singing her heart out every week as she inches closer to The X Factor final. Will she make it all the way like Sam? Only time will tell.
As we await The X Factor Grand Finale, here are some facts about Sam and Saara you may or may not know!
1. Before appearing on The X Factor, Sam was a prison officer.
2. At her first X Factor Audition, Saara impressed the Judges with a stunning cover of Sia’s Chandelier.
3. During her time on The X Factor, Sam was mentored by the one and only Sharon Osbourne.
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