The X Factor

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

X Factor: Dermot O’Leary to tell life story through song & is Tulisa heading for Strictly Come Dancing 2014?


Former X Factor judge, Tulisa, hasn’t half experienced a fall from grace over the past couple of years. There’s been controversy following her around like a bad smell, but it seems it is all starting to die down a little bit now.

It has today been reported that Tulisa is ready to get back into the swing of things, and her first stop is a potential appearance on a high profile reality TV show, to get her name back out there…
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X Factor 2014: Robert Pattinson’s sister Lizzy heading for bootcamp?

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Robert Pattison’s sister could very well pop up in this year’s X Factor series. as it’s been reported that the talented singer has tried out for the ITV judges recently.

Simon Cowell was joined by Cheryl, Mel B and Louis Walsh for the first round of panel auditions in the UK recently and insiders say Lizzy Pattison stood out in the closed door tryouts and is likely to be appearing again at the arena auditions this summer for the stars.

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X Factor 2014: Simon Cowell is disgusted but bigs up Cheryl Fernandez-Versini & Bars & Melody

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We wouldn’t want to be Simon Cowell’s landscape gardener this week because the X Factor boss is not a happy chappy it would seem!

The dad of one has been holidaying with his baby mama Lauren Silverman and son Eric in The Hamptons for the summer but this week he returned to his London mansion, where some work had been going on in his absence.

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Little Mix’s Perrie Edwards spills the beans! WATCH Zayn Malik!

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We are pretty massive Little Mix fans. In fact we were pretty sure that, having supported them all the way from their first X Factor audition, we were pretty sure there was nothing we didn’t know about the band.

How wrong we were!

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Cher Lloyd reveals she was “so confused” on The X Factor, and wishes she would’ve waited to audition!

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Where would Cher Lloyd be now if she’d not auditioned for The X Factor back in 2010?

The singer has today revealed that she was “so confused” on the show as was at the awkward age of 16, and something inside her wishes that she’d left it a couple of years…
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X Factor 2014: David Walliams to be Simon Cowell’s Judge’s Houses assistant?

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The bromance between Britain’s Got Talent judges David Walliams and Simon Cowell is of course one of the things that viewers love about the show, and the lovely David refers to Cowell as “my Simon.”

However, it seems that now that Cowell has brought Cheryl Fernandez-Versini back to The X Factor, poor David’s feeling a tad left out as he is no longer Simon’s “favourite girl,” so could his hurt feelings be buoyed by becoming Simon’s Judge’s Houses assistant on the new run of X Factor? Read more & comment »

X Factor 2014: Simon Cowell’s ‘stern’ phone call to Mel B!

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Simon Cowell has reportedly laid down the law for all of the X Factor judges this year, telling them he wants full commitment and dedication to the new series from now until Christmas.

The music mogul announced his panel lineup recently and already Mel B, Cheryl Cole and Louis Walsh have joined the TV boss for initial auditions up and down the country, as they search for talent worthy of a SYCO record deal.

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X Factor 2014: ‘Guys with guitars’ need not apply – it’s all about the novelty acts this year!

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For months now there has been speculation that X Factor boss Simon Cowell is to shake-up the format of the show in a bid to win back viewers who have abandoned the ITV talent quest over the last couple of years…

And among a raft of suggestions as to how he intends to claw back fans is one that claims he’s told the show’s producers to invite “novelty” – and for ‘novelty’ read ‘hopelessly untalented’ – acts to try out this year. Read more & comment »

More joy for Cheryl Fernandez-Versini as Crazy Stupid Love looks set for No1 today

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The good times are certainly rolling for newlywed Cheryl Fernandez-Versini as not only does she have her old job back on X Factor UK, she’s landed a hot French husband, has launched the first of her own range of fragrances, and she’s also set to see her new single Crazy Stupid Love topping the UK singles chart today.

If that is she can beat off competition from her former protégé Cher Lloyd, who’s also in the running with her track, Sirens. Read more & comment »

X Factor: James Arthur moots name change & PRAISES One Direction! But is he quitting the UK?

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In the last few months, the change in former X Factor winner James Arthur has been quite astonishing, as not only has he undergone a fairly radical change in image, he’s also mellowed out considerably…

These days, James uses Twitter to interact with fans more than arguably most other artists in the music biz right now, and it’s where this week he’s mooted the idea of adding a name change to the quantum shift in persona. Read more & comment »