Simon Cowell signs Ghanaian singing duo, Reggie N Bollie

X Factor UK judge and founder of Syco Music, Simon Cowell, has signed Ghanaian singing duo, Reggie N Bollie, to his label.

The pair who emerged second in the 2015 edition of the X Factor UK music reality show signed the deal on Wednesday.

Announcing the exciting news, the pair said in a statement: “We are so happy to be joining the Syco Music family and releasing our record with them. It is, literally, a dream come true for us to now do what we love for a living. We promise to work hard and show you all what Reggie and Bollie are made of. Here’s to a fun 2016.”

Syco Music also announced the deal on Wednesday in a tweet that reads: “BREAKING NEWS: @ReggieNBollie have signed to Syco Music. The duo will release their album later in 2016.”

The label whose parent company is Sony Music is home to several top UK artistes including popular boy band, One Direction.