X Factor Final: Little Mix Wins X Factor UK (Video)

By on Dec 12, 2011 in Announcement, Entertainment, Europe, Events, Television, World Comments
Little Mix
Little Mix during the announcement
Image Credit: Youtube screen capture

Little Mix won this year’s X Factor UK, the first group ever to win the contest, international news sites reported on Sunday, December 11, 2011.

As shown live on television, the band won the crown in front of a 10,000 audience at Wembley Arena in north London. Little Mix beat Marcus Collins to the title.

The band is composed of Jade Thirlwall, 18, Perrie Edwards, 18, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, 19, and Jesy Nelson, 20. They were mentored by Tulisa Contostavlos.

They were surprised by their win. After hearing the announcement, Nelson reportedly said: “This is never going to sink in.”

“We are just so so grateful and thankful to everyone who voted and to everyone backstage,” Thirlwall was quoted as saying.

The announcement of X Factor winner can be seen on the Youtube video below:

Little Mix Announced As X Factor UK Winner
Credit: Youtube/MrMusicMan501/X Factor UK

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