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Louis Tomlinson Thanks Fans for Their Support After 'X Factor' Performance Following His Mother's Death

by Zach Seemayer 6:45 PM PST, December 12, 2016
Playing Louis Tomlinson Thanks Fans for Their Support After 'X Factor' Performance Following His Mother's Death

Louis Tomlinson is once again reaching out to thank his fans for being there for him after his mother's death last week.

The former One Direction singer took to Instagram following his solo performance on U.K.'s The X Factor on Saturday, where he shared a photo of himself and Steve Aoki standing together on stage as the audience applauds.

"Thank you for the incredible support :)" Tomlinson captioned the photo.

Thank you for the incredible support :)

A photo posted by Louis Tomlinson (@louist91) on

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The 24-year-old singer -- who appeared on The X Factor to perform his emotional song "Just Hold On,” which he dedicated to his mom -- shared similar sentiments on Twitter before the show, writing, "All the support has been incredible! Let's do this together tonight."

Tomlinson's mother, Johannah Deakin, died on Dec. 7 after a battle with leukemia. She was 43.

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"Johannah was first and foremost a truly amazing mother to seven children -- Louis, Lottie, Félicité, and two sets of twins, Phoebe and Daisy and Ernest and Doris -- whose individual talents and success are testament to the principles and beliefs she instilled in them," Deakin's husband said in a statement to ET.

For more on Tomlinson's late mother and her family's heartfelt message about her life and legacy, watch the video below.

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