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Rylan Clark-neal Revealed As Matt Edmondon's Co-host On 'The Xtra Factor'

Former ‘X Factor’ star Rylan Clark-Neal has been unveiled as Matt Edmondson’s co-host on the singing contest’s sister show ‘The Xtra Factor’ when it returns later this year.The news was teased during Friday morning’s edition...

Mel B Replacing Nicole Scherzinger On 'The X Factor' Auditions

Mel B is to temporarily replace Nicole Scherzinger as a judge on ‘The X Factor’ after “other commitments” forced the former Pussycat Doll to cancel appearances at the show’s auditions this summer.Scherzinger has cited a...

Leona Lewis Dropped From Her Record Label Island

Leona Lewis has been dropped by her record label Island after just over two years, following the disappointing commercial performance of her last album I Am.The 31 year old English singer, who won the third...

Nicole Scherzinger Reportedly Earning £125,000 More Than Sharon Osbourne For 'X Factor' Return

Nicole Scherzinger is reportedly set to pocket £125,000 more than fellow returning ‘X Factor’ judge Sharon Osbourne. According to The Mirror the former Pussycat Doll will earn just over £1.8million for the new 'X Factor'...

Louis Walsh Says He "Knew" 'The X Factor' Would Suffer In The Ratings Last Year

With his return to ‘The X Factor’ confirmed after just one season absent from the judging panel, Louis Walsh has made his feelings very clear about the shortcomings of the show’s ill-fated 2015 series, which...

The X Factor 'In Crisis' As Simon Cowell Continues Flu Fight

Auditions for the TV talent show kick off in Leicester on Friday (10Jun16), and it's due to be the first time the new-look judging panel - Simon, Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne and Nicole Scherzinger -...

Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger And Louis Walsh Confirm 'X Factor Return'

It was probably the worst kept secret in television, but this year’s ‘X Factor’ judging panel has finally been confirmed with Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger and Louis Walsh all making a comeback. The three former...

Frankie Cocozza Hits Out At 'X Factor' Bosses For Revealing Drug Use Story

Former ‘X Factor’ star Frankie Cocozza has lashed out at bosses of the reality singing contest for revealing his problems with addiction, and accused them of lying to him.The 23 year old appeared on ‘This...

Mel B Talks Possible 'X Factor' Return, Spice Girls Reunion

Mel B has expressed an interest in returning to be a judge on ‘The X Factor’ now that three vacancies have opened up on the panel, following Rita Ora’s recent departure.The former Spice Girl, 40,...

Rita Ora Confirms Departure From 'The X Factor' After Only One Series

‘The X Factor’ is to experience yet more change on-set as Rita Ora has confirmed that she’s stepped down as a judge on the singing competition after just one series.Her departure, which had been rumoured...

Rita Ora Quits The X Factor

Nearly a month after fellow judge Cheryl, formerly known by her married name Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, quit the U.K. TV talent show, the pop star confirmed she had given in her notice as well....

Louis Tomlinson Speaks About First-time Fatherhood; Expresses Interest In 'The X Factor'

Louis Tomlinson has opened up about fatherhood, describing being a dad to his newborn son Freddie as “intense” but “exciting”.The 24 year old One Direction singer attended the Brit Awards in London on Wednesday night...

Katie Price Interested In Becoming The Next Presenter Of 'The X Factor'

In the wake of yet another departure from ‘The X Factor’ with the news that Olly Murs is following his co-host Caroline Flack out of the door, Katie Price has thrown her hat into the...

Nick Grimshaw And Caroline Flack Axed From 'The X Factor'

In the wake of the poor ratings it suffered last year, Simon Cowell has made changes to ‘The X Factor’ by axing co-presenter Caroline Flack, soon after Nick Grimshaw confirmed that he had quit the...

'The X Factor' Is Apparently Not Being Axed By Itv, Despite Rumours

ITV may have burst the dreams of millions of music fans, with reports that ‘The X Factor’ will not be facing the axe despite its low ratings last year. Simon Cowell’s show seems to have...

Khloe Kardashian: 'Champagne Is A Must Before Chat Show Launch'

The 31-year-old's new programme, Kocktails with Khloe, starts on Wednesday (20Jan16) and has a dinner-party-style set-up with guests enjoying food, drink and party games.From past experience as a host on shows like The X Factor,...

Justin Bieber Urges Fans To Buy Nhs Choir's Single To Get It To Christmas Number 1

With the race for this year’s Christmas Number One single closer than ever, the current leader of the pack Justin Bieber has selflessly urged his fans to buy the track by his nearest competitor, the...

Justin Bieber Leading The Race For Christmas Number One In Midweek Charts

Justin Bieber is ahead by a nose in the annual chart battle for Christmas Number One in the UK, with his current single ‘Love Yourself’ fractionally outselling an NHS choir at the halfway point in...

Olly Murs Dismisses Suggestion He Was Offended By Rita Ora's 'Snub'

Though some have speculated that he was severely disheartened by Rita Ora’s apparent ‘snub’ during ‘The X Factor’ final at the weekend, Olly Murs has insisted that he wasn’t annoyed by the judge’s implication that...

'The X Factor' Not Included In The Most Watched Tv Shows Of 2015

The low ratings that have plagued the most recent series of ‘The X Factor’ have been confirmed in the annual list of the most-watched TV programmes of the year, with the reality singing contestant failing...

Rylan Clark Dismisses Claims He And Emma Willis Could Be New 'X Factor' Presenters

Rylan Clark has denied recent rumours that he and Emma Willis are due to replace Caroline Flack and Olly Murs as co-presenters of ‘The X Factor’ next year.Reports emerged last Friday (December 11th), first reported...

Could Rita Ora Be Leaving 'The X Factor' After Only One Series?

She may have joined the judging panel just this year, but Rita Ora has hinted that she’ll be quitting ‘The X Factor’ after only one series in the aftermath of her prodigy Louisa Johnson winning...

Olly Murs And Caroline Flack Share A Kiss At The Cosmopolitan Awards

Olly Murs and Caroline Flack’s ‘are they / aren’t they’ relationship has been one of the biggest talking points of this year’s ‘X Factor’, but now the pair have finally given audiences what they’ve wanted,...

Simon Cowell Has To Pay £100 Per Cigarette For Smoking At 'X-factor' Studios

Simon Cowell certainly seems to be paying the price for his smoking habit. The ‘X-Factor’ boss reportedly has to cough up £100 every time he lights up during filming of the ITV series, thanks to...

'X Factor' Reject Mason Noise Says He Wasn't In The Show To Win

Upon his exit from ‘The X Factor’ – for good, this time – eliminated contestant Mason Noise has said that he wasn’t taking part in the show to win and that he’s “relieved” to have...

Olly Murs Says His 'X Factor' Mistake Has Been "Blown Out Of Proportion"

Having apologised profusely for his hideous gaffe during last weekend’s episode of ‘The X Factor’, co-presenter Olly Murs has hit back against criticism of him, saying that the blunder has now been “massively blown out...

Louis Walsh Claims Simon Cowell Persuaded Him Not To Appear In 'I'm A Celebrity'

Former ‘X Factor’ judge Louis Walsh has revealed that he was in fact extremely close to signing up for ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!’ this year, but that a phone call from...

Matt Berry "Never" Considered Taking 'The X Factor' Voiceover Role

Comic actor Matt Berry possesses one of the most distinctive voices in the British media at the moment, but he’s revealed that he had absolutely no interest in taking over one of the most high-profile...

Caroline Flack May Miss The First 'X Factor' Live Show With Flu

Caroline Flack, co-host of ‘The X Factor’, may miss out on presenting the first of the current series’ live shows because she’s struggling to shake off a bout of the flu.A source told The Sun...

Adele Debuts New Music With Mysterious Commercial

The 30-second advert was aired during Britain's The X Factor, and featured the Grammy winner singing a new track while the lyrics appeared on a black screen. The lines read: "Hello/It's me/I...

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