The Emotional Audition of Josh Daniel

The Emotional Audition of Josh Daniel
The Emotional Audition of Josh Daniel

‘I lost my best friend a couple of years ago, and I interpret it in an entirely different way,’ he says of the track before proceeding to deliver his version.

But the emotional lyrics soon get the better of Simon, who is affectionately known as TV’s Mr. Nasty, as his eyes begin to fill with water.

Looking down, the music mogul cups his chin in his hands in a bid to hold back the tears as co-judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini looks on at him in sadness.

But Simon’s attempt to abstain from crying soon fails as tears begin to fall.

 

Different interpretation: Josh made the judges cry when he performed on X Factor 
Different interpretation: Josh informed the judges that the song reminded him of his best friend who died aged just 18
Mournful: Singing hopeful Josh with his late best friend
Mournful: Singing hopeful Josh with his late best friend
Getting the better of him: Looking down, the music mogul cupped his chin in his hands in a bid to hold back the tears as co-judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini looked on at him in sadness
Getting the better of him: Looking down, the music mogul cupped his chin in his hands in a bid to hold back the tears as co-judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini looked on at him in sadness
Overwhelmed: Cheryl struggled to contain her tears when asked to comment on Josh's rendition
Overwhelmed: Cheryl struggled to contain her tears when asked to comment on Josh’s rendition