8,000 back call to replace X Factor's Honey G with Samantha Atkinson
Yasemin Kara, a cousin of Atkinson - who left the show at the Judges Houses' stage of the show - set up the online petition asking for the 32-year-old landlady to be reinstated.
Atkinson left after Honey G, real name Anna Georgette Gilford, was put through to the live stages by Overs category mentor Sharon Osbourne, who said she had decided to take a "risk" on the 35-year-old.
She also chose Saara Aalto, 29, from Finland, and Relley C, 26, who was turned down by Nicole Scherzinger in the Judges' Houses segment of a previous series. Three other acts were sent home by Osbourne.
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