Guest judge Rita Ora admits 'X Factor' nerves

Tuesday May 29, 2012

As she stepped into her role as guest judge on the X Factor, Rita Ora admitted she was as nervous as the contestants themselves.

The 21-year-old, who has only one hit single under her belt, admitted she was terrified before the London auditions.

She joined more experienced members of the panel – Gary Barlow, Louis Walsh and Tulisa Contostavlos, who won last year with her girl group Little Mix.

"I'm here… I can't breathe!" Rita wrote on Twitter.

"X Factor… I'm just like you, remember that. I've just started too, I'm here to help!"

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