'The X Factor' premiere: Chris Rene, Rachel Crow and more wow on first night

Some "American Idol"-esque music welcomes us to "The X Factor," though the graphics would belie aliens are invading the Earth. The judges arrive at the first location and the audience goes predictably nuts. Los AngelesThe first person we see is 13-year-old Rachel Crow. Well, seeing as how she's first and really young, I'm expecting big things. She hilariously talks about how her family has no money, which isn't funny but she's funny. She sings "Mercy" and even though her dance moves are super dorky, her voice is pretty great. It's not seasoned, but for a 13-year-old girl it's spectacular and the seasoning will come. Obviously she is through - Simon says she's the reason they were right to take the age limit down.Check out Rachel's performance here.Rachel kicks off a montage of successful auditions - a very handsome buff man named Terrell Carter, 14-year-old Ellona Santiago, Bieber-esque 14-year-old John Lindahl and a bunch of others...



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