Half of The X Factor's final 12 have been revealed, after the top three contestants in both the Boys and the Over 25s categories were decided on at Judges' Houses.
Sharon - mentoring the Over 25 - was joined by Robbie Williams at her house in LA, and opted to put Sam Bailey, Lorna Simpson and Shelley Smith through to the next round.
The news meant it was the end of the road for Zoe Devlin, Andrea McGee, and fan favourite Joseph Whelan.
Meanwhile, over at Louis' house in St. Tropez - where he was joined by Shane Filan, Nicole Appleton and Sinitta - Nicholas McDonald, Sam Callahan and Luke Friend were given the good news that they had made the final 12.
Paul Akister, Ryan Mathie and Giles Potter were all sent home by the Irish judge as a result.
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