The Wanted to appear on X Factor

The Wanted will perform on the TV show this Sunday but have to limit the number of their female dancers on stage

The Wanted have admitted they were suprised to be asked to perform on this Sunday's X Factor.

Band member Jay McGuinness has admitted that the band had an eye on the TV performance, but didn't expect to be invited on the show.

The Wanted will be on the X Factor this Sunday to sing their third single, "Lose My Mind". Teen Canadian sensation Justin Bieber and Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger will also be performing.

McGuinness has also revealed The Wanted have been asked to limit the number of female backing dancers on stage with them on Sunday as their fans will get jealous.