Classical violinist Lettice Rowbotham was almost rendered speechless as she earned her place in the Britain's Got Talent final.
The 24-year-old, described as the “poshest contestant we've had on the show” by judge David Walliams after her audition, wowed audiences with her electric act.
Simon Cowell described her as “fantastically talented” as he chose her to go through into the final, saying: “I think with the right production you could do great”.
Also winning a place in the show finale were teenage rap sensation Bars and Melody - 13-year-old Leondre Devries and his friend Charlie Leneham, 15.
The pair's performance of Puff Daddy's I'll Be Missing You proved to be a hit with viewers, with the boys' popularity already having led to them appearing on American TV after they were invited to be guests on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Britain's Got Talent past winners
Britain's Got Talent past winners
1/8 2014- Collabro
English boyband Collabro celebrate winning BGT with their musical theatre performances.
2/8 2013- Attraction
Hungarian shadow dance act Attraction won 2013's contest after a British-themed display including the voice of Winston Churchill. Cowell described their victory as "a bit of a surprise".
3/8 2012- Ashleigh and Pudsey
Ashleigh and her loveable dancing dog Pudsey met the Queen after winning 2012's Britain Got Talent. Simon Cowell loved this act so much he made Pudsey: The Movie.
4/8 2011 - Jai McDowall
Jai McDowall has faded into obscurity since winning Britain's Got Talent in 2011. He took victory from Ronan Parke but his subsequent career was short-lived after its debut solo album Believe failed to make an impact.
5/8 2010 - Spelbound
Another dance group followed Diversity in the form of Spelbound, who won in 2010. They became the first act to perform at the new Olympic Stadium and appeared twice at the closing ceremony. Many of the original members have since left.
6/8 2009 - Diversity
Diversity dance group took the Britain's Got Talent title in 2009 after a dramatic final showdown with singer Susan Boyle. Diversity have toured multiple times and performed at several high profile events since their triumph.
7/8 2008- George Sampson
George Sampson won Britain's Got Talent in 2008 after winning fans with his impressive dancing in the rain. The youngster, now 19, has since appeared on stage and in Natwest advertising campaigns. He made his cinema debut in Streetdance 3D and went on to star in Waterloo Road and Mount Pleasant.
8/8 2007 - Paul Potts
Paul Potts won over Simon Cowell with his rendition of Nessum Dorma and went on to become Britain's Got Talent's first victor. Potts has enjoyed a successful operatic career since the competition, with Harvey Weinstein even making a biopic of his life starring James Corden in the lead.
Judge Alesha Dixon told them after they sang: “Every time I've seen you my heart's just melted. I've fallen in love with you. That was a brilliant performance, well done.”
Cowell added: “I think you're amazing. I think this is a very, very difficult song to sing on the chorus. I would have liked a little bit more time with you to work on that. The rap was outstanding. I know what I like about you two - you're talented and likeable.”
Meanwhile the judges were also full of praise for Rowbotham's performance, with Walliams telling her: “You've got such an amazing personality and such an amazing stage personality.
“It was kind of a bit avant-garde, wasn't it. We're not used to that on this show. I think you're a real star and you're going to do really well.”
Amanda Holden said: “I know we see this kind of bubblicious sexpot that you are, but I know that you take your music really seriously and I don't think people should forget that. That takes years and years of practice.”
During Wednesday night's results show the audience was also entertained by will.i.am performing his new single, Birthday.
Meanwhile, it was revealed on Friday that hopefuls Paddy and Nico have pulled out of the show on doctor's orders.
The 79-year-old salsa dancer, Sarah "Paddy" Jones, and her Spanish partner Nicolas Espinosa were forced to withdraw from Saturday's live semi-final after she injured her ribs during rehearsals.
“After seeking medical advice, Paddy will not be able to perform in the semi-final,” a spokesman for the ITV show said. “Unfortunately because of this Paddy and Nico have had to withdraw from the competition.”
Just 45 acts have made it through to the live semi-finals from the thousands who applied and the hundreds who auditioned.
They are now battling it out on the ITV1 show to win the prize of £250,000 and a spot at the Royal Variety Performance.
The next semi-final takes place on Saturday while the final is on 7 June.
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