Who won X Factor 2013 group?

Alex & Sierra
On December 19, 2013, Alex & Sierra won the show, as mentored by Cowell.

Who won X Factor the same year as 1d?

Matt Cardle
The series saw the creation of the boy band One Direction, from boys who entered the competition as individuals. The winner of the competition was Matt Cardle. Cardle was mentored throughout the show by Dannii Minogue. After the victory, he released his debut single “When We Collide”.

Why did Alex & Sierra break up?

On September 1, 2017, Alex & Sierra announced via Twitter that they had broken up a year prior and had attempted to continue as friends. However, they realized that it was time for them to no longer continue making music together, and instead decided to focus on their own careers.

Who was the winner of X Factor New Zealand?

Jackie Thomas was announced as X Factor NZ winner for 2013, with Whenua Patuwai placing second and Benny Tipene coming in third place. A second series of The X Factor was not included in TV3’s 2014 line-up, however in August 2014 TV3 confirmed that a second series of the show would be made.

Who was the runner up of X Factor in 2013?

Year Won: 2013 Runner-Up: Nicholas McDonald. The prison-officer-turned-singer stunned viewers with her powerful voice when she auditioned for the 2013 competition. Following her win alongside judges, Gary Barlow, Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger, Sam dominated the charts with her number one single Skyscraper.

How old was Jackie Thomas when she won X Factor?

The show was open to singers aged 14 and over. The contestants were split into the show’s four traditional categories: Boys, Girls, Over 25s and Groups. The winner was 22-year-old Greymouth singer Jackie Thomas, and her winner’s single, ” It’s Worth It “, was released the day of the final.

What was the fastest selling X Factor song?

James Arthur stunned the nation in 2012 with his unique voice and killer lyrics and went on to dominate the charts with his winner’s single Impossible. The track was the fastest selling X Factor single ever, having sold over one million copies.