Gifty Louise

Gifty Louise

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Contestant Profile
Birth Date 11 February 1996
'Age 22
Hometown London, England
Occupation Student


Category Girls
Placement Bootcamp


Category Girls
Mentor Simon Cowell
Placement 9/12

Gifty Louise Agyeman (born 11 February 1996) is a Ghanian-born English singer from London who competed in Series 13 of The X Factor as part of the Girls category mentored by Simon Cowell. She was eliminated in Week 4, finishing in 9th place and missing out on a spot on the live tour.

The X Factor

She first auditioned during Series 12 and successfully made it to Bootcamp but was eliminated at this stage of the show.

She returned a year later and wowed the judges in her audition. This time she successfully made it past the Six Chair Challenge and all the way to Judges' Houses mentored by Simon Cowell. He chose her to go through to the live shows.

In Week 3 of the live results show, she created controversy after she swore as she was announced as safe by presenter Dermot O'Leary.  Several complaints were received and she apologized for the incident.

In Week 4, she landed in the Bottom 3 alongside Ryan Lawrie and Four of Diamonds. She faced the latter in the sing off and was eliminated, finishing in 9th place.



Episode Theme Song Result
Audition Free choice "No More Drama" Advanced
Bootcamp 1 Solo performance "Stand by Me" Advanced
Bootcamp 2 Group performance "All About That Bass" Eliminated


Episode Theme Song Result
Audition Free choice "No More Drama" Advanced
Bootcamp Group performance "Work From Home" Advanced
Six Chair Challenge "Want U Back" Advanced
Judges' houses Free choice "This Girl" Advanced
Week 1 Express Yourself "That's My Girl" Safe (7th)
Week 2 Motown "Rockin' Robin" Safe (8th)
Week 3 Divas "Lay Me Down" Safe (7th)
Week 4 Fright Night "I'm in Love with a Monster" Eliminated (9th)
Series 13 Finalists
BratavioEmily Middlemas5 After MidnightFour of DiamondsFreddy ParkerGifty LouiseHoney GMatt TerryRelley CRyan LawrieSaara AaltoSam Lavery