Sam Lavery, I’m really sorry for shouting at you on the telly box.
I never rated her much on X-Factor when I accidentally watched it, but I eat humble pie after being completely gobsmacked by her live performance supporting Matt Goss at Shepherds Bush Empire.
All I can say is the girl can really sing.
Photos by Carl Byron Batson. Not to be reproduced without express prior permission.
Photographer, published poet, former party animal, body builder, grave robber
to the stars and renowned chainsaw juggler, Carl can often be spotted on his
Harley Davidson pretending to be in Terminator 2. He is also frequently seen in
the press pits of old London town, camera in hand, avoiding being hit by bottles
of wee and crippling his opposition with secret Kung Fu moves.