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'The X Factor' Premiere: Simon Cowell Won Over by Young Rachel Crow’s Song, Emotional Backstory (Video)

"My family has like no money," she says. "We live in a two-bedroom house, and I have six people in my family."

X Factor judges table 2011
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The X Factor producers started off the singing competition's premiere with a wallop Wednesday night.

Fox's series kicked off with 13-year-old Rachel Crow as the first auditioner. Judge Simon Cowell asked her what she would do with the $5 million prize.

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"My family has like no money," she replied. "We live in a two-bedroom house, and I have six people in my family." She then quips: "I'm a girl. I need my own bathroom."

She blew the judges -- and the audience -- away not only with her personality but also her rendition of Duffy's "Mercy."

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"What you just did is exactly what we need people to do on this stage," judge Paula Abdul told her.

Added Cowell: "Get ready for a new bathroom: It's four yeses."

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Watch her performance below.


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