“The X Factor” Names Top Six Contestants, Alicia Keys Rocks the House

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 11:15 AM GMT

It’s no secret that competition is fierce on this season’s “The X Factor,” and last night Britney Spears and Demi Lovato were among the judges to narrow things down to six surviving singers.

Punctuating the evening’s festivities with her flawless vocal skills, Alicia Keys gave a special inspiring performance of her new single “Girl on Fire.”

Additionally, Paige Thomas and Vino Alan were both voted out of the running despite the fact that Vino was ranked #3 last week.

So by the time everything was said and done last night, the top six “X Factor” contestants were named-

1. Carly Rose Sonenclar
2. Tate Stevens
3. Emblem3
4. Fifth Harmony
5. CeCe Frey
6. Diamond White

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