This year’s lineup of X Factor contestants has a lot of young talent ― we’re talking really young talent. Both Diamond White and Carly Rose Sonenclare, both just 13, are earning major kudos for voices that are bigger than their age would suggest.

But don’t expect a teenage catfight any time soon ― turns out Diamond and Carly Rose are good friends. Hear what Diamond had to say about her X Factor buddy and her pre-show nerves in her interview with Hollywire’s Chelsea Briggs!

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Diamond had some pretty big shoes to fill performing the late great Whitney Houston’s “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” last night on The X Factor, and though not every judge think she pulled it off, Simon came to her defense with some hardcore praise.

Indeed, it's hard not to root for her with her sweet disposition and humility. Now, how long until she performs Rihanna's "Diamonds"?

What artist would you like to hear Diamond tackle next?