Samantha Florence Bailey (born 29 June 1977) is an English singer who won the tenth series of The X Factor in 2013. Her debut single, a cover of Demi Lovato’s “Skyscraper” was released on 15 December 2013and achieved the Christmas number 1 spot on the UK chart.
Sam Bailey supported Beyoncé on one of the dates of her UK leg of The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour, as well as performing on The X Factor Live Tour. Her debut album, The Power of Love, was released in March 2014 and debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart. In support of the album, Bailey went on her first headline tour in January and February 2015.