X Factor 2013 judges' houses confirmed: Antigua, LA, France, New York

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X Factor has officially confirmed the four exotic locations chosen for this year's judges' houses.

The show's official Facebook page unveiled the glam destinations after yesterday's boot camp part two – although it wasn't a huge surprise as the cities had already been leaked a few weeks ago.

X Factor judges' houses confirmation

© Facebook / TheXFactor

Nicole Scherzinger will take her girls to Antigua, Sharon Osbourne will welcome the overs to Los Angeles, Gary Barlow will judge the groups in New York and Louis Walsh will travel with the boys to Saint Tropez.

We'll see all the action from judges' houses on this weekend's episodes, where the judges will choose which acts they are taking through to the live shows.

'X Factor' TV programme, Judges' houses, Antigua, West Indies, Caribbean - 18 Sep 2013
Nicole Scherzinger
18 Sep 2013

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We've already had a glimpse of Nicole at her judges' houses in Antigua.

Nicole will be joined by Mary J. Blige in Antigua, while Gary has enlisted the help of former X Factor contestant and Xtra Factor presenter Olly Murs.

Sharon will be joined by Robbie Williams - who previously acted as guest judge for Gary - and Louis will be helped by Westlife's Shane Filan, All Saints singer Nicole Appleton and Sinitta.

The top six girls are:
Abi Alton
Tamera Foster
Melanie McCabe
Relly Clarke
Hannah Barrett
Jade Richards

The top six boys are:
Sam Callahan
Paul Akister
Nicholas McDonald
Ryan Mathie
Luke Friend
Giles Potter

The top six groups are:
Brick City
Rough Copy
Kingsland Road
Code 4
Newly-created girlband, reportedly now named Stop Look Listen

The top six overs are:
Lorna Simpson
Shelley Smith
Zoe Devlin
Sam Bailey
Joseph Whelan
Andrea Magee