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X Factor judges houses: Cheryl FV promises REVENGE on Simon Cowell

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Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has vowed that she will enact her revenge on Simon Cowell before the new series of The X Factor is out.

The Geordie star is back working with the music mogul, despite the fact that he sacked her three years ago, leading to her total professional humiliation and the start of a breakdown of sorts behind the scenes.

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X Factor 2014: Cheryl FV & Mel B STUN in new photos & Cheryl breaks down!

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A series of brand new photos of this year’s X Factor judges have been released, and we have to say, Cheryl and Mel B are looking absolutely stunning.

But, as the live shows come around, eyes will be averted to what Mel B and Cheryl Ferandez-Versini are wearing, as this year’s round of the ‘Style Wars’ get under way!
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X Factor: Simon Cowell forms “the next Girls Aloud” & Mel B says she won’t be “offensive”

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X Factor fans will of course know that Simon Cowell put hugely successful groups One Direction and Little Mix together on the show in previous years, and they have gone on to be veritable cash cows for the music mogul.

And today it’s been reported that he’s once again hoping to have created a goose that lays millions of golden eggs by putting together a group of rejected solo singers to create a girl band that he’s apparently hoping will be the new Girls Aloud. Read more & comment »

X Factor voting to be FREE for first time ever! Plus Louis Walsh’s Judge’s House hit by tropical storms


X Factor bosses have announced that in the new series, which kicks off on Saturday night, viewers will, for the first time in the show’s history, be able to vote for their favourite singers for free.

Voting will be available for free via an X Factor app, which last year – when votes had to be paid for – was downloaded more than 1.5 million times. Read more & comment »

James Arthur to collaborate with ex-Busted star Charlie Simpson? Plus see James take on ice bucket challenge VIDEO

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It’s been reported today that former X Factor winner James Arthur has called on ex-Busted band member Charlie Simpson for advice – and there could even be a collaboration between the two – about his new album, which will of course be the first that James has released since he was ditched by Simon Cowell’s label, Syco. Read more & comment »

X Factor: Simon Cowell ‘bans’ US acts, says Overs will win & Cheryl FV warns him, “Stay away from me!”

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The new series of The X Factor debuts on ITV next Saturday night – August 30 – at 8pm with a bumper 85-minute episode, however, according to show boss Simon Cowell, he’s already pegged the winner of the series, and it’s (quelle surprise) one of his Over-25s singers.

However, he did also remark that a newly former X Factor boy band could well be the next One Direction… Read more & comment »

Harry Styles’ cousin Ben Selley could win X Factor 2014 with his band Concept! New One Direction?

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Fans of One Direction star Harry Styles will know that he and his cousin Ben Selley are close, but Ben has always tried to steer clear of ‘using’ his relationship with Harry to further his own career in music… Read more & comment »

Gary Barlow’s back! And he’s TOPLESS! Watch the video here!

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It feels like forever since we last saw Gary Barlow on our TV or computer screens! This time last year we were gearing up to watch the Take That star on the X Factor and as the 2013 series of the ITV show approached, it felt like the dad of three was everywhere as the press and publicity circus began.

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LOOK! Tulisa is back on The X Factor & she’s HOT!


Tulisa Contostavlos has made her big X Factor comeback this week, as she joined her old pal Louis Walsh in his judges’ houses destination.

The former N Dubz star and ITV panellist was replaced on the ITV series last year by Sharon Osbourne and has had a rather difficult period since, between her various legal battles and court appearances.

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X Factor: Simon Cowell blasts last year’s series & brands Sam Bailey’s win “predictable”

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It’s no secret that X Factor boss Simon Cowell isn’t a big fan of Take That star and former judge Gary Barlow, and in the months since last year’s series ended, it’s been reported that Cowell felt that Gary made the show “dull and boring”.

However, though Cowell is ordinarily full of nothing but praise for Gary’s fellow former judge Nicole Scherzinger, he seems to have taken a bit of a swipe at her this week for not nurturing and mentoring 2013 finalist Tamera Foster well enough to ensure the singer a place in last December’s final. Read more & comment »