The X Factor Australia Recap Tuesday 9th October -- Carmelo Munzone Voted Off The X Factor

09 October 2012

Tonight’s episode of The X Factor Australia kicked off with the top 9 performing a medley of hits from The Sapphires soundtrack with talent contest alum Jessica Mauboy – in what we thought was their best collaborative performance yet!

When asked who they thought might make it into the bottom two tonight – Mel B said Angel, Guy went with the unpopular choice in The Collective, Nat Bass chose Carmelo and Ronan also felt that Angel might be singing for her life a second week in a row.

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Labrinth then took to the stage to perform his smash hit Earthquake – with an amazing arrangement of a full choir and orchestra! Again it would have to be our favourite guest performances so far on the show… bar Pink of course!

Then it was on to the all-important results – with Fortunate and Carmelo both finding themselves in the bottom two!

Next up child prodigy Birdy took to the stage for a mesmerising performance of her cover of the Bon Iver track Skinny Love – made famous originally on The X Factor Australia stage by Bella Ferraro.

Then it was on to the bottom two contestants to perform for their lives – with Carmelo kicking things off with his version of Feeling Good – adding his beautiful tone to the track made famous by the likes of Michael Buble and Muse.

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Fortunate then took to their stage with their usual level of exuberance for their rendition of Without You by David Guetta featuring Usher – sending the crowd into a spin over their vocal harmonies.

Then it was down to the judges to decide who would be sent home tonight – Ronan kicked things off by giving his vote to Carmelo, with Nat Bass following suit and adding a second vote. Mel B voted for Fortunate which brought the deciding vote down to Guy, who after some deliberation sent Carmelo home.

Do you think the right decision was made tonight?


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