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All the latest news, photos and more on the Irish X Factor judge and music manager.

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini takes centre stage in sizzling new X Factor promo shots

With a whirlwind wedding and a new studio album on the way, it's been quite a summer for Cheryl Fernandez-Versini. Little wonder then that she takes centre stage in a...

X Factor 2014: Everything you need to know about this season

It's that time of year again- the X Factor is returning to TV screens. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERYThe X Factor judges: Louis Walsh, Mel B, Cheryl Cole and Simon...

Cheryl Cole dazzles in monochrome at X Factor auditions

It was all eyes on Cheryl Cole as the singer arrived at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday for the London auditions of the X Factor. The star was making monochrome...

Simon Cowell reveals Mel B and Cheryl are "really really good" after first X Factor auditions

Following the first auditions of the 2014 X Factor shows, Simon Cowell has revealed to fans thatCheryl Cole and Mel B are "really really good". Cheryl has returned to the...

First look: Cheryl Cole returns to the X Factor panel with new judge Mel B

If Cheryl Cole was nervous as she took her seat again on the X Factor judging panel, she certainly wasn't showing it. The Geordie beauty couldn't have looked happier or...

Mel B confirmed as fourth and final X Factor judge

Mel B is the fourth X Factor judge. The Spice Girl will be sitting on the panel alongside Simon Cowell, Cheryl Cole and Louis Walsh, having signed a deal worth...

Simon Cowell confirms new female X Factor judge – and breaks silence on One Direction scandal

Simon Cowell has confirmed that the fourth X Factor judge will finally be announced this week, and revealed the newcomer will be a female star. "We've settled on someone," the...

Louis Walsh confirms X Factor return and hints at fourth judge

Louis Walsh has confirmed that he will be returning as a judge on the new series of X Factor.The 61-year-old had been tipped to reprise his role on the 11th...

X Factor 2014: 20 stars rumoured to take fourth judging spot

As Cheryl Cole prepares to return to the X Factor judging panel with Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh this summer, the hunt continues for the elusive fourth judge.Will it be...

Discovering Ireland's gems: where celebs are from and what to do there

Stars such as The Saturdays' Una Foden, heartthrob Niall Horan from One Direction, dashing Pierce Brosnan and funnyman Louis Walsh are just some of the celebrities who will be celebrating...

Louis Walsh says the X Factor judges are better friends than ever before

Louis Walsh has revealed that the X Factor judges this year get on better than ever before."The four judges get on the best, it's the best it's ever been," said...

X Factor: meet the twelve finalists through to the live shows

The X Factor's final twelve contestants have been revealed, after weeks of gruelling auditions starting from the small rooms to the judges' houses.Click on the photo below to find out who...

X Factor: meet the contestants through to the judges' houses

The X Factor's Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh, Gary Barlow and Nicole Scherzinger have sat through hours of bootcamp auditions and whittled down their acts to the final six in each...

Kimberley Walsh on Girls Aloud: every day was a 'drama'

Girls Aloud singer Kimberley Walsh has spoken out about her relationship with her other bandmates, saying that every day was a "drama".The pop star, who has just launched her new...

Nicole Scherzinger gets into the carnival spirit as she dances in a beaded bikini in Antigua

Nicole Scherzinger has certainly spiced up the X Factor judging panel with her passion and enthusiasm — and that looks set to continue when the show moves to the judges'...

Kimberley Walsh: 'Girls Aloud suffered because of Louis Walsh'

Girls Aloud singer Kimberley Walsh has revealed details of her professional relationship with Louis Walsh in her new book."Louis has just never really been a hands-on type of manager, and...

Nicole Appleton chosen as guest judge for Louis Walsh on X Factor

Nicole Appleton will join Louis Walsh as a guest mentor on The X Factor, and help the Irish judge decide which singing contestants will make it through to the live...



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