Contestant was just excited for Joe McElderry
X Factor finalist Rachel Adedeji has defended her on-stage antics during the show’s final.
The singer grabbed the mic from Joe McElderry during his last song, and shouted, I love you, I love you’.
I wasn’t trying to steal his thunder,’ she says. I was just so excited for him.
We are just so close but I wasn’t having a Kanye West moment.’
Rachel, 18, has dismissed rumours she and Joe, 18, are more than friends.
There were no romances inside The X Factor house,’ she tells Metro.
The pair apparently have plans to move in together.