Carlito Olivero & Prince Royce The X Factor “Stand By Me” Video 12/18/13 #TheXFactorUSA

Carlito Olivero & Prince Royce The X Factor “Stand By Me” Video 12/18/13 #TheXFactorUSA

Carlito Olivero took the stage  on THE X FACTOR USA for his Top 3 FINAL live performances to impress America his celebrity duo with Prince Royce.  From team Paulina Rubina, Carlito Olivero sang “Stand by Me” Prince Royce’s version English & Spanish. On tonight’s show the top 3 performed live in front of coaches Simon Cowell, Kelly Rowland, Demi Lovato and Paulina Rubio for America’s vote and to be crowned the ultimate winner of The X Factor Season 3.  Did you watch tonight’s performance show? We did and we recapped it here for you.

On tonight’s show the three final acts will sing 4 songs: their favorite performance, dubbed as “song of the season.” The remaining hopefuls will show America their “X Factor,” will also take the spotlight for “celebrity duets,” before hitting the stage for the winner’s song, popularly called as the “$1 million song.”

Judges’ commentsKelly said, “Hand Claps all around, fine holiday fun.  I felt that was easy for you.”  Demi said, “First I thought the energy was low.  It was awesome to watch.  You showed you have what it takes to be a Latin pop star.“  Simon said, “This is what you what to be.  You were not overshadowed.”  Paulina said, “I think little by little you have been showing us.  A $1 million recording contract will change you.”  If you want Carlito to stay around another week you have to vote for them.  Right now it is anyone’s game and it is the last chance for the acts to impress.

 On last week’s show Carlito Olivero performed I Need To Know”  by Mark Anthony and the judges had this to say about it, “Kelly said that he is not playing tonight whatsoever; he brought out all of his weapons and is doing all the right things. Demi says that his vocals sound great and complicated him in Spanish. Simon said that it was kind of like a magic act and a singing act; he believed the song was perfect for him. He without a doubt had his best week so far. Paulina says that he has slowly been winning the hearts of America tonight; he is in the competition.”

On Thursday, December 19the, 2013 result show one last act will be eliminated and the winner of The X Factor will be crowned.  Leona Lewis will perform live with “One More Sleep,” One Direction with “Midnight Memories,” Leah Michelle, “Cannonball,” and Mary J. Blige on the last result night on the “X Factor” USA.

Check out the video below and let us know what you thought of Carolito Rivera’s performance? Was it enough for him to win The X Factor Season 3? Did you miss any of the other artists performances? If you did, you can see them all HERE! Sound out in the comments below and let us know your thoughts.