It’s two months before open auctions for The X Factor generally begin — but producers still say “no decision has been made” about the show’s future. What one Fox executive said this week about Simon Cowell’s competition series…
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After two season, Demi Lovato confirmed she will leave The X Factor when this year wraps. Speaking yesterday, Demi explained why she’s departing the show…
Demi Lovato has just announced that she will be returning to The X-Factor for the shows upcoming third season. Demi joined the hit show during season 2 along with Britney Spears, replacing former judges Nicole Scherzinger and Paula Abdul, and apparently she was a hit. Earlier this afternoon, she released a statement expressing her excitement about returning for another season.
Did The X-Factor have a behind-the-scenes host showdown? They very well could have! Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez signed on to host the show last year but after just one season, producers have allegedly decided to cut Khloe and keep Mario aboard for the upcoming third season.
It’s being reported that Britney Spears is walking away from another huge paycheck as she is quitting her judging gig with X Factor. Find out why she’s walking away from Simon and why she’s gonna be all right financially without the Cowell bank.
LeAnn Rimes just can’t seem to stay out of the unflattering spotlight. Her recent appearance on X Factor alongside young hopeful Carly Rose Sonenclar went over like a led zeppelin and had some wondering if Rimes was under the influence on stage. Now Sonenclar’s fam is upset about a statement implying it was the young singer’s fault from Rimes which Rimes is now denying she ever made. Read LeAnn’s Twitter-denial and see the performance in question.
Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez had her debut Wed. night as the live hosts of X Factor, but everyone got upstaged by Khloe’s nipples. (This isn’t the first time Khloe’s nipples have had their television spotlight, they previously made an appearance on Fox & Friends.
The X Factor producers are REALLY going for the Kardashian drama now. It was recently announced that Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez were cast as cohosts for the live show beginning in November, and now Radar Online reports that Kim Kardashian’s ex-husband Damon Thomas, who has been brutal to Kim in the press, will also be joining the show as a mentor!
Cece Frey knocked Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You” out of the water Tuesday night on The X Factor Season 2′s Miami Boot Camp, especially considering she followed another girl (Paige Thomas, who looks A LOT like Rihanna) singing the same song. IWALY is like kryptonite for singers: it destroys them on impact, but it was literally a breeze for Cece.
The big question, though, is whether or not her signature leopard-print face tattoo is real or something temporary.
52-year-old Simon Cowell is a pretty successful and powerful dude (despite the fact that his American X Factor venture has so far yielded disappointing results,) and he’s also filthy rich and makes no bones about being vain. In fact, it seems he’ll try about anything to stave off the aging process (except, of course, give up his smokes.)