The X Factor

James Arthur Lashes Out On Twitter (Again!)

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' winner James Arthur has hit out on his Twitter page again after his latest single failed to hit the UK top 40. The singer released 'Get ...

Mrs.O Returning To 'The X Factor'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sharon Osbourne reportedly wants to return as a judge on the next series of 'The X Factor' despite vowing that her return last year would be a one-off...

'X Factor' Musical Changes Script To Avoid Offending Lloyd Webber

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The 'X Factor' musical 'I Can't Sing' has been forced to change a line in the show's script mocking Andrew Lloyd Webber - because he owns the theatre ...

Tamera Foster Joins Simon Cowell's Record Label

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ 2013 contestant Tamera Foster has managed to bag herself a record deal - at show boss Simon Cowell’s label. The 17-year-old singer...

'X Factor' Producers Eye Fergie For Judging Panel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘The X Factor’ 2014 could have a brand new name to add to its already confirmed judges Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole as Black Eyed Peas singer Ferg...

James Arthur Out-Oranges Rylan Clark

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Let's face it, Rylan Clark has never been known for flaunting the 'au natural' look, but it seems like his 'X Factor' pal James Arthur has been taking...

Simon Cowell: 'I Offered Cheryl Her Own Record Label'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell has spoken about the lengths he went to trying to win back Cheryl Cole to 'The X Factor', including offering the singer her own record la...

Nicole And Lewis Make It Official

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Things look very much back on between Lewis Hamilton and Nicole Scherzinger after they shared an Instagram photo of them enjoying some time together i...

'I Want Sharon Back On X Factor Instead Of Cheryl'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Louis Walsh is confident that he will be back on 'The X Factor' judging panel when it returns to ITV later this year. The 61-year-old has been a ju...

Cheryl Cole: 'Simon Begged Me To Come Back To The X Factor'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Cheryl Cole has revealed that she decided to return to 'The X Factor' after Simon Cowell begged her to come back. Cheryl left in 2010 to judge the ...

Cheryl Cole's 10 Most Memorable 'X Factor' Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

So after weeks and months (and, let's face it, years) of speculation, the day we've been waiting for has finally arrived - Cheryl Cole has officially ...

CONFIRMED: Cheryl WILL Return To 'The X Factor'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Try to remain calm people but Cheryl Cole has ended months of speculation by confirming she WILL be returning to this year's 'X Factor'. Cheryl too...

Rita Turns Down £1million 'X Factor' Offer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Rita Ora has reportedly turned down the chance to appear as a judge on the next series of 'The X Factor' - and the £1million pay cheque that goes wit...

Kylie Backs Dannii's Return To 'The X Factor'

Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Kylie Minogue might be a judge on rival singing show 'The Voice' but she's publicly backing sister Dannii Minogue to return to the judging panel on th...

Nicole 'Quits The X Factor'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Nicole Scherzinger has reportedly quit her role as a judge on 'The X Factor', paving the way for Cheryl Cole to make a return to the show. The form...

Cheryl's Big 'X Factor' Deadline

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Cheryl Cole has reportedly been given a six week deadline to decide if she will return to 'X Factor'. The Geordie singer is still undecided about a...

Seven Steps to an Unstoppable You

Annie Ashdown | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Annie Ashdown

When we feel unimportant and apologize for taking up space in the world, everyone else becomes more important, more worthy and more valuable than us and, of course, that means their needs instantly take priority.

What Next for Lady Gaga?

Victoria Sadler | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

2013 was not kind to Gaga. ARTPOP didn't sell, Beyoncé stole her thunder and her management fell into disarray. Is this a temporary blip or the start of a longer term malaise?

Will Simon Cowell's New Plan Save 'The X Factor'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell is obviously intent on making sure the next series of 'X Factor' triumphs in the ratings AND serves up the kind of winner guaranteed to m...

'X Factor Has Put A Strain On My Marriage'

Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' winner Sam Bailey has revealed that her marriage has been put under strain since she's been on the show. The prison officer admitted tha...

The X Factor Final 2013

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

Well done Sam, consistently the best contestant on this years show. A very worthy winner, also, best of luck to a great runner up Nicholas McDonald.

Which 'X Factor' Stars Have Been Accused Of Diva Behaviour?

Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' bosses were given a headache before Saturday night's show after a row broke out between the rejects from past series over who should sing w...


Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Prison Officer Sam Bailey has been crowned the winner of this year's 'X Factor'. The 36-year-old beat Scottish teenager Nicholas MacDonald in Sunda...

'X Factor' Winner To Go On Tour With Singing Superstar

Posted 14.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

This year's 'X Factor' winner will not only bag themselves a recording contract but will also get to perform in front of thousands of fans as Beyoncé...

The Only Day in December That Matters - Let Battle Commence!

Martin Talbot | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Martin Talbot

For many people, the biggest day of December begins the morning after Santa pops down the chimney. But, for an array of pop stars, Facebook campaigners, charity singles and chart watchers, attention is focused on another day - the day the Christmas Number One is confirmed. The race for the Christmas Number 1 is as festive as turkey and mulled wine. And this year, with the big day falling on December 22 (and BBC Radio 1's counting down the Top 40 from 4-7pm), it is likely to be as spicy a race as we have seen for some time.