the x factor

  1. Television

    Simon Cowell wanted Whitney Houston for The X Factor

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    Had Whitney Houston lived, a career resurgence may have come in the form of a gig as a mentor on Simon Cowell's newly retooled...
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    Simon Cowell slams The Voice after X Factor shakeup

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    He's never been one to mince words. Now X Factor honcho Simon Cowell is sharing his candid remarks on NBC's rival talent show,...
  3. Television

    L.A. Reid signs up for another season of The X Factor

    Simon Cowell has signed music mogul Antonio "L.A." Reid for a second season of The X Factor , days after he dropped Paula Abdul and...
  4. Television

    Report: Beyoncé's $500 million X Factor deal

    Simon Cowell is a man who knows what he wants. And when it comes to The X Factor USA, what Cowell wants is Beyoncé.
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    Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell hint at new project

    What is Paula Abdul planning to do next? She isn't saying, but Simon Cowell says we'll be seeing them together again in the near...
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    Will Mariah Carey step into the judge's seat on The X Factor ?

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    Will a superstar step into the shoes of Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger on the next season of The X Factor ? Many fans are...
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    Steve Jones, Nicole Scherzinger out on The X Factor

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    Steve Jones and Nicole Scherzinger have been axed from the cast of The X Factor. Fox says the Welsh host and the Pussycat...
  8. Music

    Cheryl Cole enlists Rihanna for new album

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    English media darling Cheryl Cole wants Rihanna to lay down some vocals on her upcoming third solo album. The record will be...
  9. Music

    Epic deal for X Factor champ Melanie Amaro

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    Hot on the heels of her $5 million X Factor win, powerhouse Melanie Amaro has signed a recording contract with L.A. Reid's Epic...
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    Mariah Carey drops baby weight and picks up The X Factor ?

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    Mariah Carey is shooting for The X Factor . We hear the diva mom is working out a deal with series creator Simon Cowell that will...
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    Nick Lachey and Vanessa Minnillo do not have the X Factor

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    Nick and Vanessa do not have The X Factor. Vanessa Minnillo, the new co-host of the ABC show Wipeout, says she and new husband...
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    Melanie Amaro: Simon Cowell made a mistake

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    Melanie Amaro said that Simon Cowell made a mistake when he sent her home early in the season -- but the grouchy judge actually...
  13. Fashion & Style

    Fashion tips from The X Factor style architect

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    If you want to know how the contestants on The X Factor always dress to impress, June Ambrose is the source of their style wisdom....
  14. Hairstyles

    Ken Paves reveals The X Factor hairstyle secrets

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    Ken Paves has been the right hand man to celebs and their knockout hairstyles for nearly 20 years. Vanity Fair and Vogue are...
  15. Makeup & Skin Care

    Beauty tips from The X Factor makeup guru

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    Kristofer Buckle is responsible for the A-list makeup artistry in several Allure and Vogue issues. He has been giving The X...
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    The X Factor : Justin Bieber's Wonder-ful performance

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    Justin Bieber and Stevie Wonder made beautiful music on The X Factor's finale .
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    The X Factor crowns a $5 million winner

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    We came, we saw, we witnessed the greatness that is Simon Cowell. Okay, enough of that. On to the winner of The X Factor .
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    The X Factor's finale part one: Cowell-worthy ratings

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    Did you hear that? It's the sound of Simon Cowell saying "I told you so" after seeing The X Factor's ratings from Wednesday.
  19. Music

    Get ready: R. Kelly adding to "Trapped in the Closet"

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    R. Kelly is gearing up for a big 2012: He wants to film 32 more installments of his classic hip hop opera "Trapped in the Closet."
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    The X Factor's finale: Who threw down on day one...

    Simon Cowell must be one proud papa. The final three of The X Factor hit the stage Wednesday night, all in the name of a $5...