Alien Beat Club (often abbreviated as ABC ) were a Danish pop/ R&B group, best known as second-place winners on Series 2 of The X Factor . Its members - Kasper Spring Ehlers , Marcel Mark Gbekle , Patricia Namakula Mbabazi and Stephanie Lykkehøj Gudmundsen - had originally auditioned as solo artists at the beginning of the competition, but were later formed into a band by judge/mentor Remee . [2] [3]

X Factor

Date Theme Performer Song Result
13.02.2009 Hits Duffy " Warwick Avenue " Safe to next round
20.02.2009 Made in Denmark Dieters Lieder / Rune "Dig og mig" / " Calabria " Safe to next round
27.02.2009 Motown songs Jackson 5 " I'll Be There " Safe to next round
06.03.2009 ABBA songs ABBA " Voulez-Vous " Safe to next round
13.03.2009 Danish Big Band Britney Spears " Toxic " Safe to next round
20.03.2009 Sanne Salomonsen songs Sanne Salomonsen "Taxa" Safe to next round
Dedication Jason Mraz " I'm Yours "
27.03.2009 Free choice Elton John / Lady Gaga " Circle of Life " / " Just Dance " To second round of finals
X Factor winning song "Det bedste til sidst" X Factor runner-up

Prior to joining Alien Beat Club, Kasper had been a finalist in Idols , Patricia was a customer service representative for Telia , Stephanie was a singer/songwriter in another band, and Marcel was a football player. [7]

After X Factor

Alien Beat Club released the single "My Way", in weeks 38/2009, which went to number one on Tracklisten , the official Danish Singles Chart. They have also released a charity single "It's My World", in support of UNICEF .

Discography

Albums

Year Album Peak positions Certification
DEN
[5]
2009 Diversity 12

Singles

Year Single Peak positions Album
DEN
[5]
2009 "Dig og mig" 11
"My Way" 1 Diversity
2010 "Simple Things"
"It's My World"