Nicholas McDonald was nervous when he arrived for his audition for The X Factor UK, but he rose to the occasion. His rendition of Christina Perri’s “A Thousand Years” was fantastic.

Who can forget the brilliant Nicholas “Nicky” McDonald, runner-up on the tenth season of X-Factor UK? The talented sixteen-year-rendition old’s of Christina Perry’s “A Thousand Years” is a performance that will be remembered for his power and range.

The entire panel was taken aback by his stunning audition cover of Christina Perri’s hit. The teen sang with heartfelt emotion and a delivery that delighted the audience, particularly Sharon Osbourne.

Nicholas went on to sign with RCA Records and release an album called “Arms of an Angel” after winning The X Factor. He later released a non-album single called “Limelight,” and a second album is rumored to be on the way.

By Mariam