It seems that everyone wins these days in the X Factor as Rebecca Ferguson signed a record deal. The singer is the fourth person to sign a deal after the current season, after winner Matt Cardle, One Direction and pint sized Cher all signed up straight after the show.
The Liverpudlian singer had arguably the strongest voice in the competition and has been signed up by Simon Cowells SyCo label, which also boasts JLS and Olly Murs as members.
Cowell had promised that all four act’s would get record deals, but Rebecca has been sweating on her future for over a month since the show finished, before finally signing the deal of her life yesterday.
Rebecca’s first album is expected to be recorded in a similar style to pop star Duffy.
She came second in this year’s competition but do you think she has what it takes to forge a successful career? Let us know below.