The X Factor finds it’s final 12 with a twist

The X Factor live shows are almost here.

Thousands across Australia auditioned, and following months of fierce competition during Boot Camp and Home Visits, the Top 12 have been revealed.

And in a new twist for The x  Factor, this year the judges get to pick a Wildcard contestant from their remaining three contestants. It’s then up to the viewers to vote for their favourite who will then make it to the Top 13 on Sunday’s live show.

Here is The X Factor Top 12 for 2014:

UNDER 25 MALES – MENTORED BY NATALIE BASSINGTHWAIGHTE

Dean Ray, 22, VIC

Tee, 24, NSW

Adrien Nookadu, 17, NSW

WILDCARD Jesse Teinaki, 22, TAS

 

UNDER 25 FEMALES – MENTORED BY RONAN KEATING

Sydnee Carter, 16, WA

Caitlyn Shadbolt, 18, QLD

Marlisa Punzalan, 14, NSW

WILDCARD Alice Bottomley, 24, VIC

 

OVER 25’S – MENTORED BY REDFOO

Jason Heerah, 31, VIC

Reigan Derry, 25, NSW

Rochelle Pitt, 41, QLD

WILDCARD Ryan Imlach, 27, VIC

 

GROUPS – MENTORED BY DANNII MINOGUE

Trill – Jessica Jade, 15, NSW/Angel Tairua, 14, NSW/Sheralyn Hill, 15, VIC

Boy Band – Harry Targett, 16, WA/Joel Watson, 16, VIC/Ellis Hall, 16, NSW

Girl Group – Serenity, 18, VIC/Tahnie Cristini, 19, NSW/Chaska Halliday, 17, NSW/Nada-Leigh Nasser 21, NSW

WILDCARD Brothers 3, NSW – Shardyn, 18/Tayzin, 17/Makirum, 16.

 

Wildcard voting information can be found here

The X Factor Live Shows start 6.30pm Sunday with the Wildcard winner revealed.