WATCH: Joe McElderry gives big performance at hometown gig

South Shields X Factor champ Joe McElderry came home today.

The 24-year-old was part of the line-up at Bents Park, in South Shields.

Joe McElderry on stage at Bents Park.

Joe McElderry on stage at Bents Park.

Joe wowed the crowd with a mixture of album tracks and covers at the South Tyneside Festival.

Watch the video to see a pre-show interview and clips of him on stage.

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