SHOOT: X Factor evictee Talia Dean, first live performance.
Talia Dean is an English VIP airport worker from London who competed in Series 14 (2017) of The X Factor as part of the Over 28s category mentored by Nicole Scherzinger. Eliminated at Judges’ Houses, she was chosen as the wildcard by the public. She was eliminated in Week 1 of the live shows, finishing in 15th place.
In her first audition, she performed Nina Simone’s “I Put a Spell on You” and received four yeses from the judges. After successfully making it past Bootcamp and past the Six Chair Challenge as part of the Over 28s mentored by Nicole Scherzinger, she made it to Judges’ Houses but was not selected as part of the Top 3 for the live shows. However, she was chosen as the wildcard for the live shows.
In the second live show in Week 1 she polled the lowest amount of public votes, thus finishing in 15th place.
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