Amelia Lily is an English pop singer who finished third in the eighth series of The X Factor in 2011, mentored by Kelly Rowland. .Amelia has reportedly signed a £500,000 3-album record deal with Sony subsidiary Xenomania. Amelia is now in the process of recording her album. On 29 June 2012 Her debut single, "You Bring Me Joy", was released on 9 September 2012 and reached No. 2 on the UK Singles Chart and attained top ten positions in more than three countries. Her second single "Shut Up (and Give Me Whatever You Got)" was released in January 2013, debuted at No. 11. On 21 April 2013, she released a new single "Party Over", which failed to match the success of her previous singles, peaking only at No. 40 in the UK.
Relation with Little Mix
On 4 December, she won a place in the final along with Little Mix and Marcus Collins. Throughout the series, she topped the public vote twice and was in the bottom two only once before reaching the finals, where she finished in third place with 26.5 per cent of the public vote. Amelia performed with Little Mix at the X Factor Live Tour. Little Mix, Amelia Lily, along with a host of local talent were also set to perform at the Halloween event at Middlesbrough Live Academy.