Olly Murs and Leona Lewis meet X Factor's Tamera and Sam - photos!

Published Friday, Nov 22 2013, 13:45 GMT  |  By  |  2 comments
The X Factor contestants got a treat this week, as they caught up with previous finalists from the show Olly Murs, Leona Lewis, Joe McElderry and Shayne Ward.

As the popular ITV singing competition reaches its final weeks, the pressure is on between the remaining hopefuls. So no doubt some advice from the likes of former winner Leona and cheeky chart-topper Olly came in handy!

The X Factor Sam Bailey meeting Leona Lewis, London, Britain - 19 Nov 2013

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36-year-old Sam Bailey got acquainted with fellow powerful songstress Leona ahead of this weekend's live show, where Sam will be singing Leona's number one hit 'Bleeding Love'.

Leona looked super stylish for her meeting with Sam, donning a pair of leggings, a pair of ankle boots and a monochrome over coat.

The X Factor Sam Bailey meeting Leona Lewis, London, Britain - 19 Nov 2013

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She accessorised with a pair of quirky geek chic glasses and offset the black and white theme of her outfit with a bright red lip.

Meanwhile, Sam - whose mentor is Sharon Osbourne - kept things casual in a pair of flats and a comfy black and brown jumper.

The X Factor Tamera Foster meeting Olly Murs, London, Britain - 19 Nov 2013

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Olly had some advice for Tamera

The two ladies discussed Sam's upcoming performance, with Leona advising the mum-of-two on how to bring her own unique style to the track 'Bleeding Love'.

But the X Factor words of wisdom didn't end there, as Olly Murs hooked up with young songstress Tamera Foster to give her some encouragement ahead of Saturday night's show.

The X Factor Luke Friend meeting Shayne Ward, London, Britain - 19 Nov 2013

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Luke Friend got to meet former winner Shayne

Olly is no stranger to the world of X Factor and after entering the competition as a contestant in 2009, he returned to host ITV2's Xtra Factor alongside Caroline Flack in 2011, before leaving to focus on his music career last year.

He will also be performing on this weekend's show.

The X Factor Nicholas McDonald meeting Joe McElderry, London, Britain - 19 Nov 2013

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Nicholas McDonald got tips from Joe

As well as Olly and Leona, former X Factor winners Shayne Ward and Joe McElderry lent their expert advice to this year's hopefuls Luke Friend and Nicholas McDonald.

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