Why? She is competing against a middle-aged country and western singer (and how many of these fans are across the nation?), Tate Stevens, and a hybrid of five individual singers Simon Cowell tried to harmonize, and largely failed. The Fifth Harmony (teenagers, two at 15) are okay, and should be quite good in time, but they are not the best today.
The X-Factor final shows are always entertaining. They will each be two hours long on FOX on Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Last year Melanie Amaro won the $5 million recording contract, here with her mentor Simon:
Guests included Justin Bieber, Stevie Wonder, Pitbull and many others. This year? For the record, the British X-Factor winner this year was James Arthur. He earned a one million pound contract.
The eye of Tropical Cyclone Evan, now up to 130 MPH, just passed slightly north of Fiji, and there is now no power for Nadi. The damage, though, might not be as severe as Samoa, where 4 died.