Joe McElderry Biography
Joe McElderry wins X Factor with 61 per cent of the vote.
Sunday December 13th Joe will sing: "Don't Stop Believin'".
The winner will sing the single "The Climb", the track will be released once the public have chosen their champion.
Saturday December 12th Joe McElderry sang: "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" with George Michael, "Dance with My Father" and his favourite performance "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word".
In week nine He sang: "She's Out of My Life" and "Open Arms".
In week eight Joe sang: "Could It Be Magic" (Barry Manilow) and "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word" (Elton John).
In week seven he sang: "Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me".
In week six Joe sang: "Somebody to Love".
In week five he sang: "Circle of Life" (Elton John),
In week four Joe McElderry sang: "Don't Stop Believin'" (Journey)
In week three he sang: "Sway".
In the Second Week he sang: "Where Do Broken Hearts Go".
In the first week he sang: "No Regret".
Joseph McElderry, 18, is from South Shields, and is a student at the Newcastle College of Performing Arts. He started singing when he was 14. He took the role of Danny in Grease performed at Harton Technology College. McElderry auditioned in Manchester singing Luther Vandross's "Dance With My Father".