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Nicole Scherzinger Rumored To Be Leaving 'The X Factor' UK To Return To Music

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 02.13.2014 | TV

Nicole Scherzinger is rumored to be leaving behind "The X Factor" UK, just as Simon Cowell makes his return. "It breaks her heart, but Nicole is sa...

'I Always Knew She Wasn't Coming Back'

Posted 12.19.2013 | TV

On the eve of "The X Factor" season finale, Simon Cowell confirmed that Demi Lovato would not be returning to the show. "I always knew she wasn't...

Flying Under The Radar

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.22.2013 | Los Angeles

When Simon Cowell bought his Trousdale Estates home two years ago for about $15.5 million, the property wasn't an active listing. And now, he's appare...

Laura Prudom

Simon Cowell Talks 'X Factor' Changes And Britney's Work Ethic

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Prudom | Posted 08.01.2013 | TV

Fox's "The X Factor" will look very different (again) come Season 3, with new judges Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio joining Simon Cowell and Demi Lov...

The New 'X Factor' Judges Are ...

Posted 05.21.2013 | TV

The new "X Factor" judges have been confirmed as Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio, Fox announced today. They'll join returning judges Simon Cowell and ...

Simon Cowell Goes On 'Deep' Twitter Rant

Posted 03.20.2013 | Celebrity

Simon Cowell did a bit of soul searching Tuesday as he went on a unusual Twitter rant in 17 posts. The "X Factor" judge and perpetual talent scout beg...

5 Reasons We're Excited For The 'X Factor' Finale (WATCH)

Posted 12.18.2012 | Teen

We've had a blast live-tweeting "X Factor USA" with our readers over the past few months, and this week, we're finally finding out who will take home ...

Fired 'X Factor' Judge Sues Producers For $2.3 Million

Posted 12.08.2012 | TV

Although Cheryl Cole only served as a judge on Fox's "X Factor" for a brief period, she could be entitled to a huge payday -- at least that's what the...

Carly Rose Sonenclar: Is She Human?! (VIDEO)

Posted 11.22.2012 | Teen

We live-tweet "X Factor" every week on @HuffPostTeen -- follow along with us Wednesday and Thursday at 8pm EST! It's unusual to be knocked off yo...

Meet The 'X Factor' Teen Team! (VIDEO)

Posted 11.05.2012 | Teen

It should be no surprise to 'X Factor' fans that here at HuffPost Teen, we were rooting for the under 21 team (under the mentorship of Britney Spears)...

'X Factor' Contestants Jessica, Diamond and Panda Embody the American Dream

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 11.21.2012 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

With all the negativity out there today directed towards the "have-nots," I'm so happy that a show like X Factor can provide a chance to make it, based purely on talent and effort, and not on the bank account you were born with.

You Won't Believe This 13-Year-Old's Voice (WATCH)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.19.2012 | Teen

Last week, a star was born on "The X Factor." When 13-year-old Carly Rose Sonenclar took the stage -- wearing sandals and jean shorts -- and announced...

Demi's Emotional Moment On 'X Factor'

Posted 09.13.2012 | Teen

Young contestants dominated the season premiere of "X Factor" on Wednesday night, from a 13-year-old Bieber look-alike, to a soulful 21-year-old mom, ...

Simon Cowell Saves 9 Passengers On Sinking Yacht

Posted 08.30.2012 | Celebrity

Surly Simon Cowell may not be so surly after all: The "X Factor" judge is being called a hero after he rescued nine passengers from a nearby sinking y...

Beyonce Headed To 'X Factor'?

Media Takeout | Posted 02.02.2012 | Celebrity

Move over Oprah, Beyonce may be poised to be the WEALTHIEST female entertainer in the world. According to an EXTREMELY RELIABLE insider, Simon Cowell ...

Nicole Performs Live on 'X Factor': What Did You Think?

Posted 12.16.2011 | Entertainment

Good bye Marcus, hello Nicole! The surprise of last night's "X Factor" elimination show was hardly the send-off of Marcus Canty, the 20-year-old B...

Simon Cowell Gets Mean on 'X Factor'

Posted 01.16.2012 | Celebrity

Simon Cowell's sharp tongue and harsh criticism resurface on the latest episode of 'The X Factor.'...

WATCH: Vogue Editor Auditions For "X Factor"

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.13.2011 | Style

What Anna Wintour wants, she gets. Apparently one of her recent desires was for Vogue's editor at large Hamish Bowles to audition for "X Factor" under...

Naughty But Nice Rob

'Don't Bet Against Simon Cowell'

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 12.05.2011 | Celebrity

Simon Cowell’s new show, "The X Factor," debuted to disappointing ratings, getting only half the number of viewers that tune in to watch "American I...

Simon Cowell Admits He Was Wrong!

AP | ALICIA RANCILIO | Posted 12.04.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Simon Cowell acknowledges that he regrets saying ratings less than 20 million for the U.S. version of "The X Factor" would be a failu...

Cheryl Cole OUT At 'X-Factor,' Getting Paid $1.5 Million: Report

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 08.05.2011 | Entertainment

After the British pop star was effectively dropped from the show, an insider says Cole has been offered her original 'X Factor' US gig back. Sources ...

Simon Cowell RIPS Elton John

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

X marks the spot for Simon Cowell, and his target is Elton John. John ripped into Cowell's "X Factor" singing talent show -- an absolute hit in Bri...

The HUGE Money Simon Cowell Turned Down To Stay On 'Idol'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Simon Cowell's new show, 'The X Factor' better be a big hit -- for his wallet's sake. Cowell, the bombastic judge that spent nine years as the star...