Is Chris Rene back?
Following what the judges considered an off-week for this X Factor contestant, the aspiring artist took to the stage during the show's movie-based episode yesterday and went all Coolio on the audience. That's right, he put his own spin on the classic "Gangsta's Paradise!"
Simon responded to the performance by welcoming Chris back, while Paula gushed: "It’s glorious see you in your element." Weigh in with your take now...
... and the compare it to one of Rene's competitors on the male side, Josh Krajcik's "With a Little Help from My Friends."