Rachel Crow, a local of the tiny Colorado city Mead, auditioned in age 13 to seem around the X Factor. Not merely did she contend on the 1st season from the U.S. system; she placed 5th, after carrying out Duffy’s “Mercy,” Whitney Houston’s “Set you back You,” and Beyoncé’s “EASILY Had been a Boy,” amongst others. Crow consequently authorized to Simon Cowell’s Columbia-affiliated Syco label and in addition inked a cope with the television route Nickelodeon. The 1st item of her music offer was a self-titled, five-track EP — offering the anti-bullying track “Mean Ladies” — released in June 2012. As an acting professional, she made an appearance in episodes from the Nickelodeon applications Fred: The Display and BIG STYLE Rush.