The X Factor

The latest X Factor 2014 news: Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole return!

X Factor: Cheryl Fernandez-Versini launching her own record label? Plus last night’s viewing figures are in…

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Life really couldn’t get much better for X Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini right now, as not only is she back front-and-centre on one of the UK’s top TV shows, she’s also recently married French businessman Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini and has made a comeback to the music biz with a hit single… Read more & comment »

X Factor hopeful Jordan Morris reveals harrowing past included gangs, drugs & trauma at home

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During last night’s episode of The X Factor, viewers saw former fast-food restaurant worker Jordan Morris wowing the judges and the 5,000 strong Wembley audience with his rendition of John Legend’s hit, All Of Me.

His stunning performance earned him a place at this year’s Boot Camp, so we will be seeing more of him in upcoming episodes… Read more & comment »

X Factor: James Arthur in Professor Green spat? Sam Bailey wants judging role & introduces baby Miley

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Making X Factor headlines today are former winners James Arthur and Sam Bailey, though for rather different reasons… Read more & comment »

X Factor winner Shayne Ward finally announces new album!

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What happens when you take the crème of UK Male vocal talent and put him in the studio with one of the UK’s most successful songwriters ever?

Shayne Ward, the multi platinum selling, X-Factor winning heartthrob, has teamed up with hit-maker songwriter and music producer Mike Stock and is working on a brand new album, finally!

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X Factor: Samuel L Jackson vows to beat Simon Cowell & this year’s winner to land Christmas No1

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For a number of years, it was a foregone conclusion that whoever won The X Factor would see their winner’s single land the coveted No1 spot in the UK Singles Chart at Christmas…

However, all that changed when a social media campaign saw Rage Against the Machine beat Joe McElderry’s winner’s single to the festive top-spot, and it seems that this year, there is set to be similar battle for the Christmas No1, and this time, it’s American acting icon Samuel L Jackson who’s at the campaign helm. Read more & comment »

X Factor 2014 bootcamp preview! Riots, Jake Quickenden & Cheryl FV break down!

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If you thought last night’s X Factor arena auditions show had its tense moments, then you’d better spend this week steeling yourself ahead of Friday’s first bootcamp episode.

The show returns this weekend with not just two but three instalments and each of them is set to be tense and on a knife edge, as Cheryl FV, Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and Mel B choose the best of the remaining contestants to take to judges houses.

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X Factor hopeful Ten Senah in £48mn lottery win drama as she vows to go teetotal

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During the weekend’s final X Factor Wembley Arena auditions shows, we saw hopeful Ten Senah trying out for judges Simon Cowell, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Louis Walsh and Mel B again after they gave her another shot at performing during her ‘closed room’ audition.

As fans will recall, when Ten first auditioned, she told the judges that she hadn’t been to bed the night before as she had been at a party, and while laughing, she added that she was probably still drunk… Read more & comment »

X Factor 2014: Lola Saunders lets her emotions overcome her, but she wins over Cheryl FV & a Boot Camp place!

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Those acts who are seemingly confident in their room auditions sometimes crumble under the pressure of performing at Wembley Arena, especially in front of 5,000 people.

Well, it seems Lola Saunders is one of those people, as she broke down on stage BEFORE she performed during her arena audition, as she was simply overcome by emotion.
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X Factor 2014: Charlie Jones STUNS the audience and Simon Cowell loves him! He makes it to Boot Camp!

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14-year-old Charlie Jones makes his way to the X Factor 2014 arena auditions on this evening’s show, and we know that Cheryl isn’t always a fan of the younger contestants. As she has already said, she doesn’t understand why they have to rush into it, and can’t wait a couple more years.

Well, we have a feeling that Charlie Jones may well make her understand that the younger contestants can be just as song as the older ones on this evening’s show, as he comes armed with a pretty special rendition of a certain pop song.
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X Factor 2014: Jake Quickenden’s emotionally charged performance wins him a place at Boot Camp!

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As we discovered a couple of weeks back, Jake Quickenden has returned to The X Factor this year after proving unsuccessful back in 2012. He of course made it through to Nicole Scherzinger’s Judges’ Home, but she sent him packing.

Well, 2 years on, and he has returned. As fans will remember, his room audition was really emotional as he told us all about the loss of his brother last year, and he really channeled his emotions into his performance. Well, he certainly bring the emotion to the arenas again this year, and seems to put his absolute ALL into his performances.
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