Ella Henderson has revealed her first solo track called Waiting, a demo which was recorded in one take, and has won instant praise from celebrity friends.

The X Factor contestant posted the song online and a host of celebs have tweeted in support of Ella’s ‘rough demo’.

Ortise from JLS was quick to remark on the song saying: “Just heard @Ella__Henderson 1st solo track,” before adding “WOW! This is powerful! X”

Fellow X Factor star James Arthur wrote: “@Ella__Henderson love you to proud of ya Lil sis x”

Tulisa added: “I’m so proud of you! @Ella__Henderson! Love ya xx #Waiting”

While fellow contestant and runner-up Jahméne Douglas said: “Check out @Ella__Henderson  with her new tune available “Waiting” to listen to on sound cloud YAY <3 beautiful ! ”

The talented Lucy Spraggan added: “@Ella__Henderson Omg Ella-Belle I love this.”

Listen to ‘Waiting’ below…