Tuesday night on "The X Factor," the top 17 became the top 12
. And it is a very
strong top 12. While certain contestants are early frontrunners--either based on memorable first auditions, a disproportionate amount of screentime, or excellent performances this week on the first live show--really, almost all of them seem to have a decent chance of winning this thing. It will be fascinating to see how this all pans out.
Backstage after Tuesday's big broadcast, I got the chance to talk with the contestants from arguably the strongest group on the show: Nicole Scherzinger's over-30's. And their age and experience made for some very interesting interviews.
See Stacy Francis discuss her professional past, her beef with Simon Cowell, and why she's not a "church singer"; Josh Krajcik talk burritos, dive bars, how it feels to scare Simon, and why he doesn't care about being "cool"; and LeRoy Bell reveal his anti-aging secrets, in the video below!
Backstage with the Boys
Backstage with the Girls
Backstage with the Groups
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