|Birth Name:||Paige Ava Thomas|
|Date of Birth:||August 25, 1990|
|Relationship with Demi|
The X Factor
Thomas auditioned in Austin, Texas and sang "I'm Going Down" by Rose Royce. In The Bootcamp, she sang "I Will Always Love You" by Whitney Houston at the Part 1 and "Secrets" by OneRepublic in the Part 2 against CeCe Frey, her rival since the beginning of the Bootcamp. At her judges' homes, she sang the acoustic version of "Turn Up the Music" for her mentor Demi Lovato, leading to Lovato selecting Thomas to participate in the live shows. Thomas was the first to perform at the first live show, where she performed "What Is Love" on October 31, 2012. The next day on the results show, Lovato selected Paige to move on to the following week of live shows along with Jennel Garcia.
On the November 15, 2012 results show, Paige was placed in the bottom 2 via public vote along with Jennel Garcia, with whom she had to sing against to remain on the show. Paige sang a rendition of "Paradise" by Coldplay, and was voted through to the next round by the judges in a 3–1 ratio against Garcia. During the November 21, 2012 live show, Paige sang a rendition of Britney Spears' "Everytime". Spears commented that Paige sang the song "beautifully" and on the November 22, 2012 results show, Paige was sent through to the top 8 in 6th position.
She performed "Never Gonna Give You Up" during the November 28, 2012 performance show, receiving praise from the judges, all commenting that it was her best performance yet. Despite the positive reception, she was eliminated during the November 29, 2012 live results show, coming in eighth place.