A pupil from Leicester Grammar School in Great Glen is to appear on the X Factor this weekend.
Sixth Form student Justin Peng auditioned at the ICC in Birmingham, singing Whitney Houston’s ‘I Look To You’ in front of judges Gary Barlow, Nicole Scherzinger, Sharon Osbourne and Louis Walsh.
His audition will be screened on ITV on Saturday night at 8pm.
The district already has one X Factor hopeful to cheer for.
Gartree Prison officer Sam Bailey is through to Boot Camp after wowing judges a couple of weeks ago.