Preston's Charlotte has the X Factor

Preston singer Charlotte Lily has successfully made it through the auditions of TV's X Factor.

Sunday, 23rd September 2018, 8:55 am
Updated Sunday, 23rd September 2018, 10:07 am
Charlotte Lily

The student and "cat mum" performed an acoustic version of Village People's hit YMCA .

She won praise from the judges in front of a massive audience at the Wembley Arena and made it though to the next stages.

She said after the programme aired last night: "'‹I sang a country song before YMCA at my audition, unfortunately there was not enough time to show it on TV.

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"Sometimes you have to sing something unexpected to be noticed which was why YMCA was on the list! "

She admitted on social media that she was nervous before watching the TV broadcast.

Charlotte said today: "It was so fun. It was a dream come true playing at Wembley."