By SARAH FITZMAURICE
Stealing the show: Paula Abdul managed to steal the show from Nicole Scherzinger's performance in her eye-popping low cut dress
She took to the stage performing her new song and stepped out in no less than three figure-hugging ensembles, so tonight should have been Nicole Scherzinger’s time to shine.
But the X Factor judge was upstaged by none other than her fellow judge Paula Abdul.
The 49-year-old stole the show in a miniscule silver and gold dress, which left little to the imagination.
Glitter girl: Th 49-year-old flashed plenty of flesh in the tiny silver and gold ensemble that left little to the imagination and showed off her incredible figure.
The glittering number certainly showed off plenty of leg but emphasised her ample cleavage with plunging neckline.
Paula, who was the only judge without an act in tonight’s semi-final show, ensured she was still part very much part of the action.
As Marcus Canty was told
Dark: Nicole took to the stage to perform her new track Pretty in an all black ensemble so the night should have been hers
Earlier as Steve Jones had tried to talk to LA Reid, Marcus and Chris Rene Paula was seen making her way into shot interrupting the conversation to kiss the men.
Perhaps Paula was simply ensuring she caught Simon Cowell’s attention, after he admitted he had nearly had sex with her in an interview yesterday.
But who could blame the singer for wanted to show off her incredible figure which would leave women more than half her age envious.
Sharing the love: Paula interrupted Steve Jones as he was talking to LA Reid and his acts to give kisses to everyone
Right up front: As Marcus learned he was going home Paula was seen front of stage, despite not having any acts left in the competition
Whatever the reason all eyes were firmly focused on Paula.
Nicole also displayed her fabulous figure in her three ensembles arriving out on stage in one shoulder white dress with ruffled detail.
Taking to the stage to perform her song Pretty Nicole mixed things up with a pair of tight leather trousers a plunging tuxedo top and an intricate silver necklace that hang around her chest.
Frock star: The judge later dined at Beso in Hollywood