The latest X Factor 2013 news: new judge Sharon Osbourne joins Gary Barlow, Nicole Scherzinger and Louis Walsh for this year’s series! Get the latest news, gossip, spoilers and opinion on Tamera Foster, Kingsland Road, Hannah Barrett, Nicholas McDonald, Sam Bailey and Sam Callahan from our reality TV experts!
Sharon Osbourne has admitted that she was less than impressed with Nicholas McDonald’s performance on last night’s X Factor show.
The mum of three didn’t enjoy the 17 year old’s version of Beyonce’s Halo and on last night’s Xtra Factor she insisted the teenager wasn’t putting enough attitude into the number.
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Last night’s X Factor semi-finals saw the remaining singers Rough Copy, Sam Bailey, Nicholas McDonald and Luke Friend battling to make their performances their best yet, because of course, the three acts who survive tonight’s vote off will be in the final next weekend.
But the big question is, who will go?
I have to say, I don’t want any of them to leave, but I suspect that Nicholas McDonald may be at risk of leaving the contest, only because his first performance last night – of Beyonce’s hit Halo – did not go well… Read more & comment »
Fans of the One Direction lads, who are of course Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Liam Payne, will probably know they’ve appeared on US hit show Saturday Night Live this weekend…
And some hilarious footage of their appearance has begun surfacing on t’interweb, including a band-off between 1D and Paul along with the cast of Anchorman!
The fun began when Paul went onstage and said, “It so great to be back hosting SNL for the third time… Read more & comment »
Fans of The X Factor will know that during her time on the show, finalist Sam Bailey has been transformed from regular working mum to sexy cougar, having lost a lot of weight and after undergoing several makeovers…
However, Sam’s revealed that though her loving husband Craig is a big fan of her new image, her commitment to the show has “killed” their sex life, and in the three months that Sam’s been away from home, the couple haven’t had time to be “intimate”. Read more & comment »
During her time on X Factor, there were of course many headlines about finalist Tamera Foster, and a good deal of them related to her love life and her on-off romance with entrepreneur, Joshante Amihyia.
However, Tamera was also romantically linked to One Direction star Niall Horan and her fellow former finalist, Sam Callahan…
But she denied that she was dating either of the lads, and while Sam backed that assertion, Niall made no public comment and is thought to be dating Victoria’s Secret model Barbara Palvin. Read more & comment »
Making One Direction headlines this morning are two snippets of news, the first being that Harry Styles and his new girlfriend Kendall Jenner were mobbed by fans and paparazzi while trying to go on a lunch date in New York City…
And the second that Liam Payne got up close and personal with Robbie Williams last night when the Take That star sat on Liam’s lap. More on that in a moment…
As to Harry and Kendall’s lunch date, they were spotted leaving their hotel together as they attempted to make their way to a nearby restaurant, and chaos ensued as the pair were swamped by fans eager to snap pictures of them, and to have pictures taken with Harry. Read more & comment »
As we reported recently, X Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger apparently burst into tears when she heard that South African anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela had died…
She of course immediately offered her condolences to his family, however it’s been claimed today that she visited with his daughters after hearing the sad news, and it’s emerged that she may be asked to sing at his funeral. Read more & comment »
It’s been reported today that One Direction are “on the verge” of signing up to star in their own reality TV show.
Stating that the plan for the show is “pretty much a done deal,” a source close to the band – which is made up of singers Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Liam Payne – added, “Producers have met with the band’s representatives.” Read more & comment »
Harry Styles has finally talked about the ‘right girl’ and how he hopes to come across her.
The One Direction star has been linked with a plethora of women this year, though admitted to dating none of them and most recently rumours suggested that he’s hooked up with reality TV star Kendall Jenner.
Last week it was reported that he was enjoying secret dates with Daisy Lowe while back in London, though no pictures were released of the pair.
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Sharon Osbourne has revealed what her master plan would be for Sam Bailey is she was managing her after the X Factor.
The mum of two stunned the public and the judges once more tonight with her version of Beyonce’s ‘If I Were A Boy’ and then again with her smasher performance of ‘Candle In The Wind’ to close the X Factor semi final and Osbourne seems sure that’s well on her way to a record deal.
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