He dedicates song to his late best friend, moves Simon to tears with his beautiful voice
Josh Daniel, 21, has wowed viewers after the X Factor contestant moved Simon Cowell to tears with a heart-rending version of Jealous. The car mechanic says he feels “blessed” after getting such an emotional reaction. Daniel chose the Labrinth song in memory of his friend from school, Thomas Woolley, who died in 2013.
Simon, whose mother died days before Josh’s audition in July, was left unable to speak and seemed to wipe away a tear before walking off the set reports The Mirror. Many of the audience were also moved to tears by his singing and Cheryl also cried as she gave her feecback afterwards. Watch the beautiful rendition below: