Soon after Caroline Flack left her job as presenter of X Factor spin-off show The Xtra Factor last year, she signed up to take part in Strictly Come Dancing, and of course won the show, so her year ended on a high.
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The latest X Factor 2014 news: Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole return!
Simon Cowell has admitted that he has never been more proud of One Direction, than he was when they were named the biggest global selling act in the UK for 2014.
Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Zayn Malik sold more albums, singles, concert tickets and were streamed more times than any other act originating in Britain and speaking on the red carpet of the Elle Awards this week the music mogul was like a proud daddy when he gushed over the news.
Rumour has it Snoop Dogg (Lion) could be about to bring his own doggy style to this year’s X-Factor panel. The US based rapper made a guest appearance last year alongside Mel B, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Louis Walsh, and following reports he and Simon have been in talks, Betfair Sportsbook has Mr. Dogg at 6/1 to be handed a permanent position as judge on the show in 2015.
X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent boss – and let’s not forget music mogul and billionaire – Simon Cowell must surely have a veritable fleet of cars that he either drives himself or has one of his minions drive if, for instance, he’s had a few too many of his favourite Sapporo beers…
X Factor star Andrea Faustini – who made it to the final of last year’s series – has confirmed that he’s signed a recording contract with RCA Records, after what has been described as a “bidding war” for the singer’s debut album.
Y’know that #awks moment when your girlfriend takes to Twitter to plead with someone else to take her out?
Though the new series of The X Factor doesn’t get underway until later this year, boss Simon Cowell is busy making plans for it, and in addition to yet another radical shake-up of its format, it seems he’s giving thought to hiring new judges for the panel.
Over the weekend, former X Factor and Dancing on Ice star Ray Quinn has announced that sadly, he and his wife Emma Stephens have decided to call time on their marriage…