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Grace Davies
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Contestant Profile
Birth Date 1 February 1997
Age 25
Hometown Blackburn, Lancashire, England
Occupation Singer-Songwriter
Factory disc packer


Category Girls
Mentor Sharon Osbourne
Placement Runner-up (2/16)

Grace Davies is an English singer-songwriter and factory disc packer from Blackburn, Lancashire who participated in Series 14 of The X Factor being mentored by Sharon Osbourne in the Girls category.

Due to the eliminations of Alisah Bonaobra, Rai-Elle Williams and Holly Tandy, she was the last act remaining in her category.  She finished as runner-up to boy band Rak-Su who were mentored by Simon Cowell in the Groups category.


Episode Theme Song Result
Audition Free choice "Roots" Advanced
Bootcamp 1 Group performance "Say You Won't Let Go" Advanced
Bootcamp 2 Solo performance "Don't Go" Advanced
Six Chair Challenge No Theme "Do It Better" Advanced
Judges' houses Free choice "More Than You" Advanced
Week 1 Express Yourself "Too Young" Safe (1st)
Week 2 Viva Latino "Ciao Adios" Safe
Week 3 George Michael "I Can't Make You Love Me" Safe
Week 4 Crazy In Love "Hesitate" Safe (1st)
Week 5: Semi-final Cool Britannia "Life on Mars" Safe
Get Me to the Final "Wolves" Safe
Week 6: Final No Theme "Live and Let Die" Safe
Celebrity Duets/Winner's Single "Roots" (with Paloma Faith)
Song to Win "Nothing But Words" Runner-up
Song of the Series "Too Young"

Post-The X Factor

Eight days later she confirmed on Twitter that she had been offered a record deal, but did not mention which label she had signed with. It was later confirmed that the deal was with Syco Music.


Series 14 Finalists
Alisah BonaobraGrace DaviesHolly TandyJack and JoelKevin Davy WhiteLeon MallettLloyd MaceyMatt LinnenRai-Elle WilliamsRak-SuSam BlackSean & Conor PriceSpencer SutherlandTalia DeanThe CutKelvinsTracy Leanne Jefford