X Factor 2014

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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 will be singing...

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' houses. The fun-loving...

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...

Sinitta reveals first reaction to news of Simon Cowell becoming a father

X Factor mentor Sinitta has described for the first time her emotional reaction to close friend Simon Cowell's news that he was going to become a father in an exclusive interview with HELLO! magazine. The...

Harry Styles' ex Caroline Flack reveals therapy helped her overcome anxiety

Xtra Factor presenter Caroline Flack has told how she sought professional help to help her overcome anxiety brought on by stress in her professional and personal life. The bubbly TV host was treated with...

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 shows. The former All Saints singer...

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...



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