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The crowd are on their feet in X Factor Episode 6

After Saturday night's first round of live arena auditions, the X Factor contestants returned for another night of facing the judges and a 5,000 strong crowd at Wembley Arena. The...

A night of surprises in X Factor Episode 2

Following last night’s emotional episode, the X Factor returned this evening for another night of drama. Call centre singer Steve Ritchie started off the night but accidently forgot the song...

Emotional breakdowns in X Factor 2014 episode one

X Factor 2014 was welcomed back with open arms last night as viewers sat down to watch the eleventh series of one of the UK's most popular singing competitions. It's...

Double date: Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Simon Cowell's other halves join in for X Factor launch

X Factor 2014 kicked off on Wednesday evening at the Ham Yard hotel on Denman Street, London.And Cheryl-Fernandez-Versini made sure she had the wow factor for the launch of the...

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...

Tulisa Contostavlos returns to The X Factor

It's been a turbulent few months for Tulisa Contostavlos. But the star is ready to step back into the spotlight with a return to The X Factor. This week, the...

The X Factor confirms its return date

The X Factor has confirmed it will be back on our screens on Saturday 30th August.The first episode will air on the Saturday evening on ITV with a second episode...

CLON --- The X Factor confirms its return date

The X Factor has confirmed it will be back on our screens on Saturday 30th August.The first episode will air on the Saturday evening on ITV with a second episode...

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...

Cheryl Cole reveals what it is really like working with Mel B on The X Factor

Cheryl Cole might be "very different" to her fellow X Factor judge Mel B – but she is full of praise for the feisty former Spice Girl. "I admit we...

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...

X Factor 2014: Cheryl Cole and Mel B dress to impress at first auditions

The X Factor is back – and with a new judging panel, it promises to be better than ever. On Monday, Mel B, Cheryl Cole, Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh...

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...



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