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Pictures: The X Factor top 12 live finalists

Find out which 12 acts are through to this year's live finals of The X Factor. Did your favourite make it?
The X Factor top 12 acts have been revealed! Jake Quickenden is through to the live shows in the Boys category. He missed out at the Judges' Houses stage two years ago.
Jake Quickenden
Van driver Ben Haenow is the third Over 25 in the live shows. But that's not all! There are 'wildcard' contestants - chosen from the rejected acts - to be revealed. Watch this space!
Ben Haenow
From Only the Young to the Over 25s - Fleur East competed in The X Factor live finals in 2005 as part of a group called Addictiv Ladies. This time she's back as a solo artist.
Fleur East
Chloe Jasmine has stood out with her bluesy vocals and classy look - Cheryl will be hoping she does well at the live shows.
Chloe Jasmine
Pug lover Andrea Faustini from Italy is Mel B's third boy in her category.
Andrea Faustini
Sixteen-year-old Lauren Platt is the first of three girls in Cheryl Fernandez-Versini's category.
Lauren Platt
Another comeback kid is Paul Akister, who made it to the Judges' Houses last year. Louis Walsh didn't pick him that time, but Mel B has this year.
Paul Akister
Only the Young are Charlie, Parisa, Mikey and Betsy Blue. They have been together for two years and all live with Parisa’s family!
Only the Young
Some people are calling them the female Jedward... They're sister act Blonde Electra!
Blonde Electra
Stephanie Nala is no stranger to talent shows - she used to be in the Luminites, a group that made it to last year's Britain's Got Talent final!
Stephanie Nala
Former military man Jay James is the second of Simon Cowell's three choices.
Jay James
They haven't got a name yet but this new boyband - made up of eight boys who auditioned as soloists - are through to the live shows! They'll be mentored by Louis Walsh.
New Boyband