Rebecca Ferguson, 26, from Anfield, Liverpool, is the runner up of the seventh series of X Factor and was mentored by Cheryl Cole
. Rebecca made it all the way to the finals where she dueted with her idol Christina Aguilera
performing 'Beautiful'. Rebecca placed second behind winner Matt Cardle
, and the same week was signed to Syco Music owned by Sony Music Entertainment. Songfacts
reports that her debut single, Nothing's Real but Love
, was released November 27, 2011, a week before Rebecca's debut album, Heaven
, was made available.