In what has been the worst kept showbiz secret since Kylie admitted to using Botox, it's been confirmed that Mrs.O will be parking her derriere in Tulisa's old seat alongside Gary Barlow, Nicole Scherzinger and her old partner-in-crime, Louis Walsh.
This news fills us with joy. But 'why?', we hear you cry. Well, allow us to jog your memories, with the aid of seven (count 'em) moving pictures, as to why Sharon's return is something to look forward to, maybe even celebrate.
You took your time Shazza, but welcome back, we've missed ya.