Matt Cardle keen to pen lyrics

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 17 December 2010
Matt Cardle

Matt Cardle

Matt Cardle is keen to start writing his own songs as soon as his voice recovers from the illness which has dogged him throughout the competition

Matt Cardle is keen to write his own songs.

The 27-year-old 'X Factor' winner - who is hoping his first single 'Many Of Horror' scores the Christmas number one - explained while he is prepared to work hard to ensure his music is a success, he needs a break to allow his voice to recover from the illness which has dogged him throughout the competition.

He told the Daily Mirror newspaper: "Really, I need a quick break, and my voice is shot to pieces because I haven't had any time to rest it properly. But don't get me wrong, I'm planning to work my a**e off.

"I don't want to wait around before I get a record out there, I want to strike while the iron is hot. I hope I can get some of my own songs on it, but I haven't had the chance to run them past the record company bosses. Actually I haven't had five minutes to do anything."

Meanwhile, eccentric Brazilian singer Wagner Fiuza-Carrilho has vowed to become the biggest star 'The X Factor' has ever produced.

He said: "Time will tell where we will all be next year - but I will be the most popular and most famous person who has ever been on the show. Matt has done very well but, at the end of the day, I will make more money."

Matt Cardle

The 2010 X-Factor winner plays pop rock sounds.

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