"X Factor" USA has concluded the 4 chair challenges for each category and aired the results October 10, 2013. Mentors Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio have chosen the 4 acts which will represent their respective categories in "X Factor" live programming. So, without further ado here are the top 16 of 2013.
"X Factor" Groups category, mentored by Simon Cowell:
Alex & Sierra - Alex is 21 from Daytona Beach, FL and Sierra is 22 from Orlando, FL.
Restless Road - Country group formed on "X Factor" and it's members are Zach Beeken 17, Colton Pack 18 and Andrew Scholz 18.
Sweet Suspense - Pop group formed on "X Factor" and members are Summer Reign 17, Millie Thrasher 14 and Celine Polenghi 16.
RoXxy Montana - Group comprised of the Moton sisters. Tenija 22, Tiara 21, and Temperance 20 from Detroit, Michigan.
"X Factor" USA Boys category, mentored by Paulina Rubio:
Carlos Guevara: 16-year-old student from Lexington, SC.
Tim Olstad: 23-year-old restaurant server from Winona, MN.
Carlito Olivero: 24-year-old coffee shop worker from Valley Village, CA.
Josh Levi: 14-year-old student from West Hollywood, CA.
"X Factor" Girls category, mentored by Demi Lovato:
Danielle Geimer: 15-year-old student from Northridge, CA.
Khaya Cohen: 15-year-old student from New York, NY.
Rion Paige: 13-year-old student from St. Johns, FL. Rion is the youngest "X Factor" USA contestant this season.
Ellona Santiago: 16-year-old student from San Lorenzo, CA.
"X Factor" USA Over 25 category, mentored by Kelly Rowland:
James Kenney: 35-year-old apartment manager from West Hollywood, CA.
Jeff Gutt: 37-year-old musician and single dad from Clinton Township, MI.
Rachel Potter: 29-year-old bartender from Nashville, TN.
Lillie McCloud: 54-year-old from Orlando, FL. Lillie is the oldest "X Factor" contestant this season. Now having said that, I feel I must say that Lillie McCloud is the best looking 54 year old I have ever seen!
Congratulations to all for making it through to "X Factor" live programming which will begin broadcasting on October 29, 2013 at 8/7c on Fox. Check your local listing for the time in your area.