Simon Cowell recently lost his mother a month back and looks like emotions are still running high for him. On Sunday night show of the X-Factor, Josh Daniel performed a rendition of Labrinth’s Jealous and he told the panel that the song reminds him of the loss of his best friend, who died at the age of 18 in a car crash. Well as he began singing the lyrics started tearing up Simon, he did try to hold back his tears as he cupped his chin in his hands but his attempts to contain himself failed as tears began to fall. After Josh finished his song, Cheryl’s emotions also got the better of her and she too bursted into tears. Cheryl commented and told the contestant quoting ‘that was the most captivated I’ve been in all the auditions so far’. Simon couldnt speak at all and rose from the panel and walked off. He hid his teary eyes beneath a pair of sunglasses and made his way to his dresser room, Leaving Cheryl shocked.