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Cassie gets boot from TV X Factor.

TEENAGER Cassie Compton Cassandra "Cassie" Compton (born July 1987) is singer/songwriter and actress who appeared on the UK TV music talent show The X Factor. Compton finished fifth on the show in 2004 at 17 years of age.  was voted off TV's X Factor last night.

The 17-year-old sang a version of Celine Dion's powerful All By Myself. But it failed to impress either the public or the judges.

Cassie, who had been tipped as a Broadway star, was left in a showdown with Irish youngster Tabby Callaghan - both Sharon Osbourne Sharon Rachel Osbourne (née Levy, previously Arden; born 9 October 1952) is an English music manager and promoter, television personality and presenter. She came into public prominence after appearing in The Osbournes  acts.

But Tabby, who belted out the Guns 'n' Roses hit Sweet Child Of Mine, got the thumbs up from Simon Cowell Simon Cowell (born 7 October, 1959) is a British artist and repertoire ("A&R") executive for Sony BMG in the United Kingdom and a television producer, more commonly known as a judge on television programmes such as Pop Idol, The X Factor, American Idol  and Louis Walsh.

A distraught Sharon Osbourne refused to vote off either of her acts.

She said: "I just can't do it, I can't be disloyal to either of them."

Bookies Ladbrokes now make Steve Brookstein the favourite.


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Publication:The People (London, England)
Date:Nov 21, 2004
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