The X Factor

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

X Factor 2014: Danny Dearden found he could sing on a drunken night out & Andrea Faustini loves Mel B!

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We hear some weird stories about X Factor contestants each and every year, but it seems one of this year’s strange admissions is that Danny Dearden didn’t know he could sing… until he went out and got drunk with his mates.

The 23-year-old joiner has admitted that he didn’t know he could sing until he did a bit of karaoke, and his mates pushed him to apply for the show.
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Awww Louis Walsh cries at X Factor judges houses! WATCH

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Louis Walsh breaks down in tears on The X Factor this weekend, as he’s forced to both make and break the dreams of hopeful groups, desperate to make the live shows.

After causing all sorts of bother at bootcamp, when he staged an unheard of three act singoff, in a bid to determine the last act in his six chair challenge, Louis is set to show his softer side in the next shows.

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X Factor 2014: Kerrianne Covell & Andrea Faustini tease judges houses!

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Kerrianne Covell has revealed that she’s still shocked that she made it through X Factor bootcamp and into Cheryl FV’s judges houses lineup.

The singer was a bundle of nerves before she performed for the judges as part of the six chair challenge, but her audition piece was enough to win over the entire panel and the massive audience, so Cheryl adding her to her team was a no brainer.

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X Factor 2014: New boy band under ‘pressure’ for judges houses!

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James Graham, Reece Bibby, Tom Mann, Casey Johnson, Jake Sims, Charlie Jones, Barclay Beales and Chris Leonard have revealed that they were under an incredible amount of pressure to perform, when they were put together at X Factor bootcamp recently.

The eight solo singers were cut from the lineup at the end of the first half of the Wembley Arena round, however Simon Cowell is always keen to shake things up a little, so along with his fellow judges, he decided to ask the bumper group to trial a few songs and see if they could work together.

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X Factor 2014: Ohhh is Helen Fulthorpe dating Stevi Ritchie? She spills!

X Factor 2014: Helen Fulthorpe

Helen Fulthorpe has opened up about reports that there is a dalliance going on between her and fellow X Factor contestant Stevi Ritchie and it might not be what he wants to hear.

During a recent interview, the singing funny man admitted that he’s been trying his luck with the single mum and flirted with her the whole way through bootcamp, however it seems the Welsh songstress has no interest at all in a romance.

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X Factor 2014: Was Louis Walsh drunk? Only The Young reveal the ‘pressure’

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Fans of the X Factor were baffled by Louis Walsh’s behaviour on the most recent episode of the ITV show, with many asking if the Irish star was drunk when he attended bootcamp.

The former Westlife Boss will head up the groups category this year, but before he took the best of the bunch (at least that’s what the goal was) to judges houses, he had to whittle the bands down to just six during the final day of tryouts in Wembley Arena.

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X Factor 2014: Lizzy Pattinson gushes about Robert Pattinson’s song choice help & is he QUITTING L.A?

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These X Factor contestants might get their mother, or their brother, or their sister to help pick their songs for them, but Lizzy Pattinson’s aid might have to be the most interesting of all.

Lizzy, who very nearly lost her place on the show over the weekend at Boot Camp, has revealed that her brother, Robert Pattinson helps her to pick her songs!
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X Factor’s Ben Quinlan calls Mel B a bully!

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Ben Quinlan has claimed that Mel B bullied him when he last performed on The X Factor.

The Irish singer was featured at the weekend, performing for the judges as part of the six chair challenge.

He was trying to win a spot in Mel’s six seats, and therefore a place in judges houses, but he couldn’t even get to the end of his song before the former Spice Girl put a stop to his music and literally threw him off the stage.

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X Factor 2014: Stephanie Nala spills on Cheryl & Louis Walsh fights for Tulisa

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Over the weekend, fans of The X Factor will have seen Stephanie Nala take to the stage for her Boot Camp audition.

The former Luminites band member has managed to bag herself a place in Cheryl Fernandez-Versini’s Top 6, and next weekend we will see her jet off to the south of France, as part of Judges’ Houses. But, how is it to work with Cheryl? Stephanie has been gushing all about it…
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X Factor: Shayne Ward to release first new album in four years & talks dating Rita Ora!


Back in 2005, Shayne Ward won the second series of The X Factor. It’s that long ago, Dermot O’Leary wasn’t even at the helm of the show.

Funnily enough, we remember it like it was yesterday, and Shayne Ward has today reveald that he’s gearing up to release his first album in four years, next year.
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