X Factor 2014

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Simon Cowell imagines the son he will soon have in tender X Factor moment

Father-to-be Simon Cowell has shared a tender moment with a little boy who he imagined to be like the son that he will soon have. On Wednesday's X Factor, contestant Jeff Gutt's son ran on...

Broken-hearted Nicole Scherzinger admits to struggling since split from Lewis Hamilton

Nicole Scherzinger has spoken out about her split from her boyfriend of five years, Lewis Hamilton, saying that she is "just like every other woman" when it comes to break-ups. Following two...

X Factor contestants Sam Bailey and Tamera Foster stand out as early favourites

Sam Bailey and Tamera Foster have stood out as this year's early front-runner contestants on The X Factor, after their performances on Sunday's episode. Prison officer Sam Bailey was given a standing...

The X Factor: top ten most memorable contestants

The X Factor is well and truly back for the year, with the singing competition's first episode scheduled to air on Saturday 31 August. Click on photo below for the X Factor's most memorable contestants. Popular...

Simon Cowell: 'I'm a very proud daddy'

Simon Cowell has announced he is "a very proud daddy", referring to the success of The X Factor. The music mogul, who is expecting his first child with socialite Lauren Silverman, made the joke...

X Factor teases fans with announcement of 'fifth judge'

A mystery "fifth judge" could be joining the X Factor panel this year, alongside current judges Nicole Scherzinger, Gary Barlow, Sharon Osbourne and Louis Walsh. The exciting news was announced...

Simon Cowell tops American TV's rich list

Simon Cowell has topped the list of America's highest-paid TV personalities, earning a staggering $95million (an estimated £61million) between June 2012 and June 2013. The British music...

Louis Walsh will quit The X Factor after next series

Louis Walsh has revealed that he will leave The X Factor after the next series having been a judge on the show for a decade. "I'm happy this is going to be my last year," the Irish music...

Brand new look for Dannii Minogue

Just recently, Dannii Minogue was snapped having fun at the beach, not a hair out of place thanks to her trademark cropped 'do. Now, however, in spite of the practicality of her short style,...

Gary Barlow reportedly quits his role as an X Factor judge

Gary Barlow has reportedly quit his role as an X Factor judge. Gary, who has been a part of the show for three series, is said to have left his position to focus on his band, Take That. Despite Gary's...

It's Official: Sharon Osbourne confirms she is returning to X Factor

Sharon Osbourne is returning to the X Factor, six years after leaving her seat on the panel. ITV confirmed on Wednesday that the feisty reality star will be joining judges Gary Barlow, Louis Walsh and...

Sharon Osbourne to return to 'X Factor' as a replacement for Tulisa

Six years after Sharon Osbourne left her seat on the panel, she is set the return to X Factor. Next week, the feisty reality star will be unveiled as a new judge after agreeing to a £1.5million...

'X Factor' star Ella Henderson's parents held by police after raid on family home

X Factor star Ella Henderson's parents were held by police on Monday after a raid on their family home in Lincolnshire. In the operation, thought to have been part of a money-laundering investigation,...

Simon Cowell admits he found Cheryl Cole 'beautiful' during her 'X Factor' stint

X Factor boss Simon Cowell, 53, has admitted he was attracted to Cheryl Cole – his former colleague on the hit talent show. In an interview with Radio Times the music star said, "I mean...

Simon Cowell hits back at his critics on Twitter

Music mogul Simon Cowell has hit back at critics who claim he's lost his Midas touch. The X Factor boss saw the show suffer from its worst ratings last year, and commented "What I have realised...

Tulisa Contostavlos reportedly sacked from the 'X Factor'

Tulisa Contostavlos is set to leave the X Factor judging panel, according to reports. The 24-year-old, who found fame with urban trio N-Dubz, may be leaving leave the hot seat on the talent show...

Christopher Maloney: The rise, fall and rise again of the 'X Factor' contestant

Stumbling and shaking as he entered the audition hall, Christopher Maloney looked far from comfortable with the idea of stardom. But after sharing his musical prowess with the X Factor panel, the judges...



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