X FACTOR hopeful Talia Dean revealed she has carried Sharon Osbourne and Nicole Scherzinger’s bags while working at an airport.
The 32-year-old mother-of-one enjoyed bantered with Simon Cowell before performing Nina Simone’s I Put A Spell On You, joking he was the worst celebrity that she’d worked with.
However, she went on to add how Simon gets ushered through a private terminal when he uses the airport and hasn’t needed her services.
Speaking to Nicole, Talia said: “You don’t recognise me do you? You told me to go for this and I’m here because of you.”
She continued to Sharon: “And because I’ve carried your bags as well and you told me to go to this and I’m here today.”
Mrs O asked: “Was I mean?”
“You were never mean. And neither were you [Nicole],” said Talia. You were so polite to me and I’ve had photos with you in my uniform.”
Following a powerful rendition of the soulful classic, Simon gushed: “Oh my God Talia that was amazing. Was it perfect? No. Is it ever perfect? No. But I really like you
Sharon added: “You just put it right there on the stage, your heart, your soul and everything.”
Nicole said: “I like that a lot, here was soul in there. Your awesome, you’ve got a great big voice and I really like you.”
Earlier in the show Simon had X Factor viewers in stitches when he accidentally gave duo Pretty Boy Karma ‘four yeses’ despite slamming them in their audition.
The head judge was mortified when he realised his gaffe, calling it ‘a nightmare’ and swiftly moved to correct his decision.
The Greek-born twins fancied themselves as a pair of Biebers, however, their vocals failed to live up to the Canadian superstar when they performed his hit Boyfriend.
Although their ab flashing did make Nicole Scherzinger blush and amuse the other contestants waiting in the foyer.
Viewers loved Simon’s mistake, writing on Twitter: “Hahaha it’s 4 yes’ #megablooper there Simon #xfactor #classictv.
“At least they can go home and say they hot four yes’s #XFactor.
“4 yes’ oh dear #XFactor.
“ as if Simon said four yes’ instead of four no’s #xfactor2017 #XFactor #simoncowell #itv.”