The 23-year-old Nigerian from London performed 'I've Been Loving You Too Long' by Otis Redding. Coach Ricky Wilson didn't hesitate: Emmanuel was his first choice to take through to the live quarter-final on Saturday 21 March.
We wish him the best of luck for Saturday and we will keep you updated with all his progress below.
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