As of today, 17 contestants remain on The X Factor. The contestants are currently divided up among the judges:
- Paula is mentoring the remaining 4 groups
- Nicole is mentoring the remaining ‘Over 30s’ contestants
- L.A. is mentoring the 4 remaining boys
- Simon is mentoring the 5 remaining girls
By the end of tonight’s episode, five contestants/groups will be eliminated from the competition by the judges. Tonight also marks the first live episode of the premiere season.
The X Factor will be live tonight for two and a half hours, beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET. The remaining contestants will perform and, by the end of the night, the show will have its Top 12 contestants.
Beginning on Wednesday, November 2 (8:00 – 10:00 p.m. ET live), the show will enter its next stage of competition. The Top 12 Finalists from all categories will compete. On Thursday, November 3, the first Top 12 Finalist will be eliminated in a live results show.
Visit The X Factor website for more information on the remaining 17 contestants before tonight’s all new episode.