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  1. 'X-Factor' Producers Hit With $2M Lawsuit By Contestant;...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deadline

    Sally Hessnice may have not been judged worthy to go very far on The X-Factor by Simon Cowell and gang two years ago but the singer isn't ready to exit stage left just yet. She filed a multi-claim complaint today against producers FremantleMedia North America , Cowell's Syco Television and Blue Orbit Productions for more than $2 million in damages.


  2. Nicole Scherzinger Remembers Showing Off Vocal Chops, Putting Simon...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    ... (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images) LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 29: Nicole Scherzinger attends the X Factor - Press Launch at The Mayfair Hotel on August 29, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images) LONDON, ENGLAND ...


  3. Nicole Scherzinger displays lean physique in embellished dress in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... with a pink slick on her lips. Nicole has worked with Fox in the past, as she was formerly a judge on The X Factor from 2007 to 2014, so a meeting could indicate a future gig. The singer teamed the sexy frock with a pair of black platform pumps, ...


  4. Britain's Got Talent Evacuated Over Unexploded BombRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WENN Blog

    Filming on U.K. TV show Britain's Got Talent ground to a halt on Thursday after an unexploded World War II bomb was discovered near the programme's London studio. Builders came across the device on a site close to Fountain Studios, which also houses The X Factor U.K., in the Wembley area of the British capital, and police ordered an immediate evacuation.


  5. Simon Cowell is loving the Cheryl Cole and Louis Walsh war of wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FansShare

    When it comes to the hit television series The X Factor , the focus should really be on the contestants and who is the better act but, time and again it is the judges that become the centre of attention. While The X Factor Louis Walsh recently came out and claimed that Cheryl Cole was "lazy" and "irrelevant", which has led to Cheryl to retaliate.


  6. Simon Cowell wants to produce TV election coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Radio Times

    ... per cent," Cowell said in this week's issue. Cowell, who's usually to be found judging Britain's Got Talent and The X Factor, believes TV election coverage needs jazzing up. "I'd have walk-ons, music, fire And a trap door if people didn't like what ... 1 comment

  7. Simon Cowell admits to 'kind lies' on Britain's Got TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... Cheryl Fernandez-Versini was his favourite TV judge, suggesting that she could be back for the next series of The X Factor. And of Louis Walsh, who confirmed he will not be returning to the singing contest, he insisted: "Louis is a great friend and ...


  8. Why dance needs a Simon CowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Spectator

    ... years to get that diamond out, though. No star-is-born stuff here, then, the raison d'Aatre of The Voice or The X Factor , just a lot of nice kids who would mostly be better advised to find better teachers than entering competitions. Which brings me ...


  9. Simon Cowell's Got Talent for devising TV formats... but not always for remembering which is whichRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Radio Times

    Britain's Got Talent judge and creator Simon Cowell hopped over to the Italian version of the show last night to announce this year's winner. But, well, he got it just a tad wrong, naming the Italia's Got Talent winner as the winner of The X Factor.


  10. Louis Walsh: I wasn't sacked from The X Factor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    The 62-year-old music manager confirmed he will not be returning to the TV talent show in the autumn, but insisted he had left of his own choosing. Louis said: "I haven't been sacked, I can honestly tell you that, but I'm not hanging around for them this year because I want to go back to being a manager.


  11. STASH Partners With DanceOn Network To Launch A Series Of Expertly Choreographed VideosRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Mi2n

    Website: POWERHOUSE FEMALE DANCE/POP DUO STASH PARTNERS WITH DANCEON NETWORK TO LAUNCH A SERIES OF EXPERTLY CHOREOGRAPHED VIDEOS BY KOREAN DANCE GROUP WAVEYA, JANELLE GINESTRA AND TRICIA MIRANDA STASH Launches The Official High-Energy Party Video For Their HMMA Nominated Party Anthem "Red Cup! Pinky Up" LOS ANGELES - Fast-rising powerhouse female dance/pop duo STASH has partnered with DanceOn Network and three top network influencers to roll out a series of videos choreographed to music by STASH. Empowering musicians and artists in the digital era, DanceOn was co-founded by CEO Amanda Taylor, Madonna, Guy Oseary, Machinima and chairman Allen DeBevoise.


  12. The X Factor: Could one of these 9 Brummies replace Louis Walsh?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | IcBurton

    It looks like Louis Walsh, after years of threatening to quit, is finally departing The X Factor judging panel after 11 years. It seems only fitting that Lenny should step into the shoes of the man who famously told contestant Paije Richardson that "you remind me of a little Lenny Henry".


  13. Cowell had 'great times' on 'American Idol'Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Big News

    ... three judges in 2002 and stuck around until 2010 when he left to join the American version of his own show, "The X Factor". The 55-year-old has paid tribute to producers Fox for "taking a risk" on the programme following the Monday announcement that ...


  14. Had a great time on American Idol: Simon CowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Nation

    ... The show, created by music mogul Simon Fuller, paved the way for a wealth of TV talent contests including The X Factor and The Voice. The singing competition drew 36 million viewers in its heyday in 2006, but ratings for the most recent season have ...


  15. The end on 'Idol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Towerlight

    ... "American Idol" paved the way for reality talent competition shows. I don't think we would have things like "The X Factor" or "The Voice" if it weren't for "American Idol." Fox announced that the final season will premiere in January 2016 and will ...


  16. Bea Miller Named Radio Disney's Newest 'NBT' Featured ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 |

    ... marked Miller's public singing debut. In 2013, after emerging as a top-10 finalist in the second season of "The X Factor," Miller was signed to Syco Music/Hollywood Records. Her hit debut single, "Young Blood," was released April 22, 2014 and ...


  17. Univision & Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment Announce Second Season of la BandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 |

    ... L Divo, Fifth Harmony, Alex & Sierra and Ella Henderson. SYCO's television assets include the global franchises THE X FACTOR are produced in more than 51 territories, with artists discovered by the format


  18. X Factor: Olly Murs and Caroline Flack reveal how they landed new jobs as presentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 |

    The judging panel may still be undecided, but Simon Cowell has put his faith in former contestant Olly Murs and reigning Strictly Come Dancing champ Caroline Flack to present ITV's hit The X Factor . The pair, who used to present spin off show Xtra Factor together, are replacing departing Dermot O'Leary and began work at the opening singing auditions in Manchester at the weekend.


  19. 'American Idol' to be canceled after Season 15 finale in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 |

    "American Idol" -- once the king of all reality shows and the godfather of shows like "The Voice" and "The X Factor" -- will be sent off to pasture in 2016. It was 15 seasons old.


  20. Simon Cowell to launch DJ talent showRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Gleaner

    ... DJ - which was created by Simon's production banner Syco Entertainment - will follow a similar format to The X Factor , with DJs competing against one another to win a Sony Music recording contract and a headline spot at a major music festival. The ...