“The X Factor”
saw a repeat auditioner this year with James Kenney, who was on Season 1 — he got cut at judge Nicole Scherzinger’s house. This time around he sings “Summertime” with an R&B thing going on, it was very hip and current. The judges were big fans.

Those riffs are crazy, that was a pretty sexy song,” says Demi. “I was just delighted by your talent,” adds Paulina. Simon calls the song choice “brilliant” and Kelly kicks the vote off with a “hell yeah!”

He gets through with four yes votes. What did you think, “X Factor” fans?

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."