Sam Bailey - sings a heart wrenching version of My Heart Will Go On in Week 3
The 39-year-old, whose younger sister is competing in the final against Nicholas McDonald on Sunday evening, said he was drinking himself to death but it was prison officer Sam who saved his life.
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Nicole and Sam Bailey singing 'I am telling you' X Factor Finals
Sam Bailey - Bleeding Love - week 7
Sam Bailey gets through Week 4
Tipped to take this years X Factor crown, contestant Sam Bailey is looking more and more like a star in the style stakes as the competition approaches the final.
Sharon Osbourne’s only remaining act set to secure herself a place at Wembley Arena next weekend
Singing her winner's song, Skyscraper by Demi Lovato, in a floor length black sequin dress, she reduced Nicole Scherzinger and Sharon Osbourne to tears with her emotional performance and attracting over 1 million votes.
More than 11 million people tuned in to watch Sam Bailey beat Nicholas McDonald in the final of this year's X Factor on ITV, overnight figures show.
The pair wowed the crowd with their performance which helped to see Sam move a step closer to winning the show
Sam Bailey got a standing ovation from the X Factor judges as she belted out Elton John's Candle In The Wind on Saturday night's show.
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