Week 1 of the X Factor UK live shows 2012 saw series favorite Ella Henderson perform the Take That song Rule The World. Ella certain stole the show with yet another tremendous performance.
Singing to mostly piano only backing music Ella simply stood in the center of the stage and belted out a stunning performance.
Gary Barlow said he hated it when he hears someone sing one of his songs better than himself. Nicole stood and applauded the 16 year old saying she was from another planet.
Louis Walsh said Ella Henderson was the best female singer on the X Factor since Leona Lewis.
Watch the video of Ella singing Rule The World below:
Ella Henderson initially impressed the judges when she sang her own song Missed in the first round auditions. For anyone who hadn’t already taken notice of her talent after the first round, in boot camp Ella took things up to a whole other level.
On day two of boot camp Ella performed her own unique cover of the Cher song Believe which instantly made her the favorite to win X Factor 2012.
Displaying a level of vocal ability and emotion that any singer twice her age would be delighted with Ella left judges, viewers and fellow contestants looking on in awe.