Showbusiness By Rupert Adams

Honey G Best Backed Contestant – Mercury Prize Nomination On The Way?

Honey G is now a confirmed contender for the X Factor as her odds plummeted over the weekend, halving from 14/1 to 7/1. She is by far the best backed contestant with William Hill since Saturday night.

“Honey G is a cross between Jedward & John Sergant – you cannot imagine her winning but you cannot rule her out,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.

William Hill are offering 6/1 that Honey G gets a number one with her first song and it is 20/1 that she is nominated for a the Mercury Prize in 2017!

X Factor winner: 4/5 Matt Terry; 9/4 Emily Middlemas; 7/1 Honey G; 10/1 5 After Midnight; 25/1 Saara Aalto; 33/1 Samantha Lavery;  33/1 Ryan Larwie

5/1 Honey G First Single to be a number one (exc X Factor winning single)

20/1 Honey G First Album to be nominated for Mercury Prize