X Factor 2016 runner up Saara Aalto has announced her very own arena concert!
The Finnish singer, who was narrowly beaten by Matt Terry to the X Factor crowd, will headline her own gig back in her native land.
The runner up revealed in a post to fans that she has signed a record deal with Sony, and will performance a huge homecoming concert.
She said: “I have this record deal with Sony Music UK and Sony Music Finland, together so we’re going to make a very global album next year. I can’t wait to get back to work next year.”Saara concluded: “It’s going to be very exciting… YAY!”
Revealing details of her first ever arena concert, she said: “My first own arena concert ever!! At Hartwall Arena, Helsinki, on 15.4!” Saara declared. “In My Wildest Dreams, definitely.. I never saw this coming so fast!!”
Adding: “This is a thank you concert for all of you who supported me throughout the autumn! This is gonna be the best night! <3″And to all of my fans outside Finland: this is a perfect opportunity for you to travel to Finland and visit Helsinki!!
I welcome you all here with an open heart <3 See you soon!”
Saara will have a busy start to 2017 with The X Factor tour also visiting a number of arenas across the UK.
She’ll be joined by Matt Terry, 5 After Midnight, Emily Middlemas, Honey G, Ryan Lawrie, Samantha Lavery and 4 Of Diamonds.
The X Factor returns to ITV in 2017.