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  1. Is Alexandra Burke this year's UK Eurovision entry?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Radio Times

    ... with a bit of gumption, someone to get behind. Do you remember that duet Burke did with Beyonc ? Exactly. The X Factor singer has, of course, been busy on stage playing Rachel Marron in the stage adaptation of Whitney Houston flick The Bodyguard. ...


  2. Trio of South Shields women up for Glamour awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    ... up, besides Perrie and Jade, of Jesy Nelson and Leigh-Anne Pinnock - rose to fame after winning TV talent show The X Factor in 2011. They were the first group to ever come out on top in the ITV show and have gone on to release two top 10 albums and ...


  3. Joe McElderry looks forward to NI showsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | UTV

    ... musically over the past five years. So you'll get a little bit of a storyline with it as well." Since winning the X Factor, Joe has experimented with a number of musical genres, and he feels it's all gone towards moulding him into the artist he ...


  4. Demi Lovato assures fans skinny is not the be all in wake of 'thigh gap' commentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... all about women empowerment': The Really Don't Care attempted to reassure women of all sizes to love themselves The X Factor star has has had her own struggles regarding weight as she has been famously open about suffering an eating disorder as a ...


  5. X Factor recap: Rollercoaster ride of ridicule and rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Last night's final bootcamp episode of The X Factor was like the world's weirdest game of musical chairs. The only way this could have been worse viewing is if that excitable shouty chick from the Big Save Furniture ads had been behind the six chairs of doom doing jazz hands.


  6. A Transgender Fan Renamed Herself After Camila Cabello -- And The Singer's Response Was AmazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    ... in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Topshop Topman) Fifth Harmony attends the "The X Factor" season finale at CBS Television City on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) LOS ...


  7. Harry ''plans to leave 1D in style''Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    The boyband - which also includes Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson - was formed back in 2010, when they auditioned individually for The X Factor UK. Rumours Harry is planning to leave have been rocking the boat for a while and the boys have had to put up with their share of scandals.


  8. Editorial: Talent show producers acted badlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Southland Times

    ... thing to get right - not only for offenders, but all who sit in judgment of them, or invite judgment upon them. The X Factor talent show contestant appeared on stage to perform for an audience primed by his prerecorded backstory which revealed he ...


  9. InDepth InterView: Rachel Potter Talks New Album, not So Black &...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 |

    Today we are talking to one of the breakout stars of FOX's recent reality performance competition series THE X FACTOR who is also a recognizable Broadway regular in her own right, the passionate and very versatile Rachel Potter .


  10. 'The X Factor' U.K. 2015 tour gets rave reviews; Fleur East named as standoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 |

    Pictured in back row, from left to right: Stevi Ritchie, Lauren Platt, Andrea Faustini, Fleur East, Jay James and Ben Haenow. Pictured in front row, from left to right: Stereo Kicks and Only the Young "The X Factor" U.K. 2015 tour has been getting rave reviews so far from the media.


  11. Ousted 'X Factor' alum Rachel Crow cast in Disney Channel's 'Invisible Sister'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 |

    Following the X Factor, Rachel Crow has landed a new show with Nickelodeon and is working on her debut album. Maybe she'll become the Jennifer Hudson of her generation.


  12. X Factor host sorry for manslaughter-convicted Shae Brider's interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The X Factor has aired an apology for upsetting the family of a manslaughter victim by featuring Shae Brider, the man convicted for his death, as a contestant. "We acknowledge that Shae's interview on the show was only one side of the story and did not allow for the victim's family to tell their side and for that we at TV3 unreservedly apologise for any hurt or distress that this has caused the family," Bowden said.


  13. Kate Waterhouse has a lunch date with American girl group Fifth HarmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Canberra Times

    American girl group Fifth Harmony were formed on The X Factor in the US and have quickly become a hit. As with One Direction, the five members were chosen by X Factor boss Simon Cowell to form a group.


  14. Review: The X Factor, The SSE Hydro, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Evening Times

    If you're an X Factor fan, a TV addict or your music tastes come from the top 40, your Friday started right at the SSE Hydro...well almost, there was no Dermot O'Leary. The poptastic live version of the ITV show which turns us into hermits at the weekends - don't deny it, even if you do go out, you still record the show - kicked off Fleur East style.


  15. Traumatised family told killer Shae Brider's role in X Factor limitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The New Zealand Herald

    Shae Brider is forging a new life for himself in Masterton as a live performer by night and pumping petrol in the town by day. Photo / Wairarapa Times-Age Shae Brider's appearance on The X Factor NZ will be "limited", says the traumatised family of the boy Brider was convicted of killing.


  16. Simon Cowell questions choice of contestantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Dominion Post

    The owner and creator of The X Factor have piled the pressure on TV3 by questioning its judgment in allowing a contestant with a manslaughter conviction to take part. The criticisms from FremantleMedia Australia-New Zealand and show creator Simon Cowell come as the mother of 16-year-old stabbing victim Jeremy Frew says she is considering legal action against TV3.


  17. 'The X Factor NZ' Says Sorry To Contestant Shae Brider's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | International Business Times

    "The X Factor New Zealand" has apologised to the victim of one of their contestants after they allowed a convicted killer on air. Shae Brider passed the audition round of the TV3 talent show, but his appearance has become so controversial that franchise owner Simon Cowell's company has got involved.


  18. Go solo, but stay one: Cowell to One DirectionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 |

    TV mogul Simon Cowell says he's given One Direction bandmates Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson permission to work on solo material as long as they stay together. Cowell told The Sun newspaper that he doesn't mind if the boy's band works on their own individual projects on the side, as long as they come back to the band, reports


  19. X Factor: Brother didn't stand a chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the chest. Shae Brider, then 19, was found guilty of manslaughter over Jeremy's death. During his appearance on The X Factor this week, he explained Jeremy's stabbing as he "met some dudes and we went to a bonfire ... there was a commotion with two ...


  20. Simon Cowell weighs in on X Factor ex-conRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Dominion Post

    X Factor creator Simon Cowell is looking for answers as to how a man convicted of manslaughter ended up appearing on the New Zealand version of his show. Shae Brider, who made it into the next round on Tuesday night's episode of The X Factor NZ, admitted on air that he was involved in a fatal stabbing in 2004, when he was 19, and spent six years in prison.