Blog posts about James Arthur

23 year old singer/songwriter James Arthur is currently a finalist on the 2012 series of The X Factor UK. He’s from Middlesbrough and is in Nicole Scherzinger’s boys category. James occasionally raps on songs and brings a unique style to many of the songs he sings on the show.

James Arthur quits twitter as X Factor fans hurl abuse at him!

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It seems James Arthur might be experiencing a bit of sour grapes at the moment, as he got battered on Twitter last night with criticism from X Factor fans.

Well, Ella Henderson appeared on The X Factor results show last night and James was later criticized for winning the show in the same year that Ella appeared. Haters basically insinuated that Ella was but from a better cloth.
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Dermot O’Leary gushes over X Factor’s James Arthur & Ella Henderson

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Dermot O’Leary has admitted that he has a special place in his heart for former X Factor contestants Ella Henderson and James Arthur.

The star has hosted The X Factor on ITV since he took over from Kate Thornton in 2007 and as such, has become close to a whole plethora of the hopeful singers over the years. However, during an appearance on The Xtra Factor last week he was asked to pick just two who stood out.

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X Factor: James Arthur SPLITS with girlfriend of 12 months! Album writing material?

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It has been revealed this morning that James Arthur has SPLIT with his long-time girlfriend, Jessica Grist.

Unfortunately, the pair have called it a day and James is absolutely “gutted” about the split, and we can imagine why.
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X Factor’s James Arthur splits from Jessica Grist, Simon Cowell gushes over Andrea Faustini


James Arthur is a single pringle again, and it’s been revealed that the former X Factor winner has split from his long term girlfriend Jessica Grist this month.

The Impossible singer had found real security with the stunning model a year ago and it seemed he was able to turn his life around and concentrate on his career and not his trouble with the media, because of her love and support.

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X Factor’s James Arthur’s sexy new look & reunion with Jahméne Douglas!

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James Arthur is sporting a rather different look these days and he’s credited his new svelte frame and buff form to a lack of burgers and junk food in his diet.

The Impossible singer stepped out on the red carpet at the Best Bravest Women Awards in London yesterday and certainly turned heads with his new hair style, thinner frame and a pretty spiffy outfit too. It was the best we’ve ever seen him look.

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X Factor 2014: Simon Cowell to re-sign James Arthur after they ‘kiss and make up’?

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If there’s two people from The X Factor who have not had the best relationship over the years, it’s Simon Cowell and James Arthur.

James Arthur won The X Factor back in 2012, and was signed to Simon Cowell’s Syco record label, but earlier this year, he was dropped after bad behavior, but is the water under the bridge now?
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X Factor: Lucy Spraggan says James Arthur is “a t**t” & claims show bosses “just drop you”

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X Factor fans may recall that when former winner James Arthur was working full-time on his Twitter rants, he lashed out at all things related to the show, including others who’d been finalists on it…

And among those who became embroiled in bitter rows with James were One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson and former finalist Lucy Spraggan, with the latter hitting out at James after he used homophobic language on the social media site and via the medium of song as he lashed out at rapper Micky Worthless.

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Labrinth on signing ‘great’ James Arthur & other X Factor acts?


Labrinth has revealed that he had his eye on X Factor winner James Arthur and wanted to sign the singer / songwriter a year before Simon Cowell got his claws into the star.

James entered the ITV competition in 2012 during a round of mobile auditions and went on to become one of the most credible and musically talented winners the show has ever produced.

However, months after he was dropped by Cowell’s record label SYCO, Lab – who is still signed to the company – revealed that he had spotted James before he found fame on reality TV.

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X Factor’s James Arthur drops Kryptonite video with Rhymez & records with Charlie Simpson

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Former X Factor winner James Arthur may have faced more than his fair share of adversity in the past two years, but the star is pushing on, undeterred and this morning he released the official music video for his new single Kryptonite.

James hasn’t had it easy since he won the ITV competition in 2012 and many a wannabe would have bowed under the pressure and crawled under a stone to hibernate away from the world by now, but not James.

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James Arthur reveals betrayal & being “crucified” by fame on new track, Kryptonite

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To say that former X Factor winner James Arthur has been on an emotional rollercoaster of a journey since viewers were first introduced to him in 2012 would be a huge understatement… Read more & comment »