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Relive All Melanie Amaro's Greatest 'X Factor' Songs

Posted 02.22.2012 | Entertainment

When Melanie Amaro was named the winner of "The X-Factor," Simon Cowell said, "We came here to find a superstar and we found a superstar." Given that...

And The First Winner Of 'The X Factor' Is...

Laura Prudom | Posted 02.21.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

We kicked off with a supremely awkward group number (what else is new?) in which the final 12 performed Lady Gaga's "The Edge of Glory" with no discernable sense of timing or harmony. Thankfully, some enterprising individual backstage made certain that Lakoda Rayne's microphones were turned down, but there was no disguising how shaky Chris Rene sounded and Rachel Crow pretty much shouted her lines. An inauspicious start, to say the least.

Nicole Scherzinger Sports Super Mini Dress

Posted 12.22.2011 | Celebrity

While we're shaking in our boots on the East Coast, Nicole Scherzinger is ditching her pants on the West! The singer and "X Factor" judge stepped out ...

"The X Factor" Finale: Who Will Be The First Winner?

Laura Prudom | Posted 02.20.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

After countless tears, tantrums and dramatic eliminations, we've reached the final performance show of The X Factor. Our top three contestants sang for a 5 million-dollar recording contract and the hearts of the American public -- or approximately 12 million of them, anyway.

'X Factor' Contestants Weigh Their Chances Of Winning

Posted 12.22.2011 | TV

With the Thursday night "The X Factor" finale rapidly approaching, "Good Day Wake Up" (weekdays, 7AM ET on Fox) went backstage to ask the contestants...

Is The American Dream Over For 'X Factor' Host Steve Jones?

Posted 12.21.2011 | TV

UPDATE: Steve Jones isn't going anywhere, according to his reps. In a statement to ETonline, Jones' reps call The Daily Mirror story a complete fab...

The Most Underrated TV Stars of 2011 | Posted 12.19.2011 | TV

We cover TV stars all year at Zap2it, but as 2011 winds down, we want once again to recognize the work of some of the people whose names aren't above ...

The X Factor: Who Just Missed The Top Three?

Laura Prudom | Posted 02.14.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

After two weeks of painfully uncomfortable "X Factor" results shows -- replete with a child crying hysterically and death threats against Nicole Scherzinger -- this week's elimination seemed poised to offer a little satisfaction for the outraged fans of Rachel Crow and Drew. But did Marcus manage to escape the chopping block for a fourth week, with no "save me" performance to pull him back from the brink?

Nicole Scherzinger Held at Gunpoint

Posted 02.14.2012 | Celebrity

'X Factor' judge Nicole Scherzinger is held at gunpoint while filming her latest music video in Mexico....

'The X Factor' Recap: The Top 4 Perform

Laura Prudom | Posted 02.13.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

The "X Factor" stage is now bereft of children -- though we can't say the same for the judges' table -- and our final four contestants definitely had their game faces on for this week's semifinal sing-off.

Paula Made Me Do It!

TMZ | Posted 12.12.2011 | Celebrity

"X-Factor" judge Paula Abdul secretly instructed Nicole Scherzinger to vote off Rachel Crow last week ... just moments before the earth-shattering eli...

Nicole Scherzinger Gets Hate Mail, Says Rachel Crow Elimination Wasn't Her Fault

Posted 02.09.2012 | Entertainment

Rachel Crow's shocking elimination from "The X-Factor" on Thursday came thanks to America's voting, but given her involvement in the process, judge Ni...

Nicole Scherzinger, You Should Be Fired If You Won't Make The Tough Decisions

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 02.08.2012 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

Nicole, it's your fault the super-talented Rachel Crow has been x-ed out of The X Factor If you had some balls & did your job, she'd still be a contender.

WATCH: Rachel Crow's Shocking Elimination From 'X Factor'

Posted 02.08.2012 | Entertainment

"X Factor" is no stranger to drama, but Thursday night's drawn-out elimination between 13-year-old Rachel Crow and aspiring Usher-to-be Marcus Canty w...

'X Factor' Contestants React To Death Threats

E! Online | Posted 02.05.2012 | Celebrity

Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger may not be commenting on the death threats they've been receiving since they voted 14-year-old Drew off The X Facto...

Paula Abdul And Nicole Scherzinger Receive Death Threats | Posted 02.03.2012 | Entertainment

"X-Factor" hosts Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger voted off the wrong contestant Thursday night -- at least according to several angry Drew Ryniewic...

I Admit It: I Still Play with Dolls

Mariah Hanson | Posted 02.02.2012 | Celebrity
Mariah Hanson

Booking talent is probably the most entertaining aspect of my job. It wasn't always easy. Prior to 2006, when I called upon the big guns, my calls were rarely, if ever, returned.

NSFW: Nicole Scherzinger Shows Off Her 'Culo'

Media Takeout | Posted 11.22.2011 | Celebrity

Click through to see Nicole Scherzinger's nude portrait for 'Culo.'...

Are Simon & Nicole Feuding?

Posted 01.02.2012 | Entertainment

See Simon, we believe this is what you call Karma. After replacing U.K. pop star Cheryl Cole with U.S. pop star Nicole Scherzinger, it seems like Cowe...

Youyoung Lee

'X Factor' Recap: Drew, Josh Dominate | Youyoung Lee | Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment

Last night's "X Factor" was a two-and-a-half hour blast of flashing lights, thunderous music and spit-fire fast performances and eliminations. Was th...

PHOTOS: Nicole Scherzinger Sells... Raincoats?

People StyleWatch | Posted 12.26.2011 | Style

She looks X-cellent! Nicole Scherzinger flaunts her fabulous figure in the new winter 2011 ads for London Fog, just released today. ...

It's Over For Nicole Scherzinger, Lewis Hamilton | Posted 08.01.2013 | Celebrity

Their relationship apparently didn't have that X Factor. Nicole Scherzinger, a judge on the music competition show of the same name, has split fro...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Paulina Porizkova: 'Chaz Has The Sympathy Vote' | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 12.19.2011 | Celebrity

Rumored to be returning to reality TV in Donald Trump’s "Celebrity Apprentice," Paulina Porizkova remembers how painful it was to be voted off "Danc...

Youyoung Lee

WATCH: Simon And LA Call Nicole And Paula 'Jealous' | Youyoung Lee | Posted 12.06.2011 | Entertainment

How quickly time flies. Just last week, we were still entrenched in the [cue stern Steve Jones accent] nation-wide search for those lucky enough to be...

Youyoung Lee

WATCH: 'X Factor' Josh Krajcik Is The New Susan Boyle | Youyoung Lee | Posted 11.29.2011 | Entertainment

Cue the dramatic music and switch on the red lights! Pepsi advertisements and startling cuts to commercial breaks! The "X Factor" returned this week w...