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

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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X Factor 2014: Overload’s elimination from the competition sparks OUTRAGE on Twitter!

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On last night’s third and final Boot Camp episode of The X Factor, it was reveled that Overload had been eliminated from the competition.

The decision to remove the group from The X Factor has caused absolute outrage on Twitter, with many claiming that the show is fixed, and some claiming that the show just makes rules up as it goes along.
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X Factor: Romance for Stevi Ritchie & Helen Fulthorpe? Chloe Jasmine overwhelmed by guilt over Six Seats drama

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As viewers saw in episodes of The X Factor at the weekend, singers Stevi Ritchie and Helen Fulthorpe both won places in the top six of Simon Cowell’s Over-25s category, and were therefore through to his Judges’ Houses round in Los Angeles…

And apparently, the pair – who are both single parents – became increasingly close during their time at Simon’s luxury LA pad. Read more & comment »

X Factor: Simon Cowell admits “mistake” over ditching Janet Grogan – will she return as Wildcard?

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Last weekend’s episodes of The X Factor were among the most dramatic we’ve ever seen in the history of the show as each judge deliberated and agonised over which acts to take through to Judges’ Houses. Read more & comment »

X Factor: Jay James early fave to win but new 8 piece boyband & Andrea Faustini close second…

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This year’s X Factor is absolutely bursting with talent, so much so in fact that during the often brutal and even harrowing scenes we witnessed at Boot Camp and during the controversial Six Seats Challenge, extremely talented singers were ditched as others with even more potential landed places in the final 24. Read more & comment »

X Factor’s Simon Cowell took Over-25s to One Direction concert as a “reality check”

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During last night’s last look at this year’s X Factor Boot Camp and the brutal Six Seats Challenges, we saw judges Louis Walsh and Simon Cowell choosing which singers they would take through to their Judges’ Houses rounds.

But while Louis is facing the fallout from his dramatic choices about his Groups category, for Simon, it’s straight down to business, and among his first acts as mentor of the Over-25s category was to take them to a One Direction concert in order to give them a “reality check” about how much their lives are about to change… Read more & comment »

X Factor: Did Cheryl FV’s “hatred” of Raign Rabin seal singer’s fate?

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During last night’s dramatic episode of The X Factor on ITV, we saw judges Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh taking on the controversial Six Seats Challenge and awarding the coveted seats to their respective Over-25 and Groups categories.

And while Louis is at the centre of a new ‘fix’ row today over his decisions about which Groups he would take through to his Judges’ Houses round, it’s judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini who’s copping the blame for the fact that Cowell ditched “marmite” singer Raign Rabin… Read more & comment »

New X Factor ‘fix’ row! Louis Walsh ordered to change his mind during Six Seat Groups drama?

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Last night’s episode of The X Factor on ITV was arguably the most dramatic of this year’s shows so far, given that we saw Groups category mentor Louis Walsh changing his mind again and again about which acts were going through to his Judges’ Houses round… Read more & comment »

X Factor judges houses: Lizzy Pattinson talks Robert support & knickers!

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Lizzy Pattinson

Age: 31 From: Barnes
• Lizzy is a shy person but comes alive when she sings
• Turning 30 made her realise she needed to go for it and try to realize her singing ambition. She has been singing in local pubs and clubs for past 15 years and had some success within a dance band ‘Aurora’ when she was 18
• Lizzie currently works as a PA for a finance company
• Lizzy’s brother is Robert Pattinson

The story so far:

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