The X Factor is a reality music competition series created by Simon Cowell. The judges on the series also act as mentors to the finalists, assisting with song selection and preparation, as well as providing their judging critiques. The winner receives a recording contract. This season Kelly Rowland and Paulina join returning judges, Simon Cowell and Demi Lovato, as they scour the nation in search for the next big superstar. Stay tunes as this season is going to have tons of surprises, gasps and, obviously, phenomenal talent!
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Watch Robert Pattinson's Sister Audition for 'X Factor UK'

Sep 10th 2014 12:43AM

Talk about a talented family. Robert Pattinson's older sister Lizzy Pattinson made headlines recently when she showed off her vocal chops during... Read More

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Proud New Dad Simon Cowell Shares First Photo of "Handsome" Baby Eric

Feb 17th 2014 10:49AM

Simon Cowell is totally loving fatherhood! The 54-year-old, who once said "God, no, I couldn't have children", is over the moon since his first son... Read More

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Simon Cowell Welcomes Baby Boy Eric With Lauren Silverman

Feb 14th 2014 7:33PM

What a happy Valentine's Day for Simon Cowell, who became a father today for the first time with girlfriend Lauren Silverman! The couple welcomed... Read More

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Fox Cancels 'X-Factor' After Demi Lovato's Departure, Simon Cowell Returning to U.K. Version

Feb 10th 2014 11:32AM

After three seasons of lackluster ratings and a rotating cast of celebrity judges, the X Factor has been axed by Fox. The US version of Simon... Read More

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What Simon Cowell Is Looking for in Demi Lovato's Replacement on X Factor!

Dec 30th 2013 4:09PM

After the live finale of 'X Factor,' we caught up with Simon Cowell to hear what he's looking for in the new judges.... Read More

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Kelly Rowland's X-Mas Gift to Jeff Gutt: "It Took Me an Hour to Pick It Out!"

Dec 29th 2013 4:18PM

Kelly Rowland's act Jeff Gutt finished second on 'X Factor,' but he's a big winner in Kelly's eyes! Find out her X-mas gift to him!... Read More

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X Factor Producers Told Simon Cowell That Alex and Sierra "Actually Won Every Week"

Dec 20th 2013 7:37PM

Simon Cowell told us that 'X Factor' winners Alex and Sierra actually have been receiving the most votes every week!... Read More

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Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama: X Factor PDA Backstage

Dec 20th 2013 3:30PM

Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama were reportedly kissing and cuddling backstage at the X Factor finale, showing off a little PDA during Demi's... Read More

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Alex and Sierra Have the X Factor! Simon Cowell's Act Wins Competition

Dec 20th 2013 10:32AM

Congratulation to Alex and Sierra on coming in first place on this season of X Factor! See what the duo had to say on winning.... Read More

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Demi Lovato Drops F-bomb During X Factor Drinking Joke

Dec 20th 2013 10:10AM

Demi Lovato was visibly upset during an X Factor joke that poked fun at her drinking "Annoying Juice." She was seen saying "That was f**ked up" at... Read More

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One Direction X Factor "Midnight Memories" Performance: Watch!

Dec 20th 2013 9:23AM

Watch One Direction's X Factor performance of "Midnight Memories" during the show's finale. Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson... Read More

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Lea Michele and 1D Performed Before the 'X Factor' Crowned Its New Winners

Dec 20th 2013 2:37AM

No 'Glee' on Fox tonight, but it was the season finale of 'X Factor,' and the show was packed full of music performances from Mary J. Blige, Pitbull,... Read More

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Who Will Replace Demi Lovato on 'X Factor'? Simon Cowell "Has Somebody in Mind"

Dec 19th 2013 7:38PM

We talked with Simon Cowell at X Factor to find out who will be returning and who will be joining the judge's panel next season.... Read More

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Alex and Sierra Sing "Bleeding Love" With Leona Lewis: "It Was Really Scary!"

Dec 19th 2013 4:22PM

America's sweethearts from X Factor, Alex and Sierra, talked to us about sharing the stage with "Bleeding Love" singer Leona Lewis!... Read More

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Demi Lovato Reveals Why She's Leaving 'X Factor' and the New Thing She's Going to Start

Dec 19th 2013 3:40PM

Demi Lovato confirmed that she will not be returning to X Factor as a judge after two seasons. On the finale red carpet, she told us why.... Read More

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Demi Lovato Leaving X Factor?

Dec 18th 2013 11:52AM

Demi Lovato is reportedly leaving The X Factor to focus on her music career. Demi served two seasons as judge on X Factor.... Read More

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What Does Demi Lovato Wish for Every Year on Her Birthday?

Dec 9th 2013 7:20PM

While Demi Lovato likes her privacy, she shares a lot about her life with her fans. So much so that she even revealed to us what her annual birthday... Read More

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Emblem3 Says #BandLife Tour Will Be "Most Entertaining Thing Ever"

Dec 9th 2013 6:39PM

Emblem3 returns to the X Factor stage! We caught up with the boys to talk about what they've been up to and their upcoming headlining tour, #BandLife!... Read More

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Demi's Final Acts Get Eliminated, Who Does She Think Will Win X Factor Now?

Dec 6th 2013 12:14PM

With a shocking elimination night on 'X Factor,' Demi Lovato's last two girls were sent home. Now with none of her acts making the final four, who... Read More

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X Factor's Restless Road Brings Demi to Tears: "Stop Making Me Cry!"

Dec 5th 2013 3:06PM

While the X Factor acts had their most challenging night by taking on two songs each, it was their unplugged numbers that required the Kleenex. The... Read More

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Did Demi Diss 'The Voice'? "I Have No Idea of Any Winner From 'The Voice'"

Dec 2nd 2013 1:00PM

We get that Demi Lovato is backing 'X Factor' all the way, but do you think her comment about 'The Voice' was uncalled for?... Read More

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Simon Cowell Credits 1D for Their Success: "It's All Down to Them, Not Me"

Nov 23rd 2013 10:00AM

After One Direction performed on X Factor this week, Simon talked about their success and the importance of them coming on to to the show.... Read More

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Demi's New Image? "[Neon Lights] Was My Grown-Up Sexy Video"

Nov 22nd 2013 3:19PM

We caught up with Demi Lovato after X Factor to talk about her new music video for "Neon Lights," her upcoming tour and her faith.... Read More

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One Direction "Story of My Life" X Factor Performance Video: Watch!

Nov 21st 2013 9:27PM

Watch One Direction sing "Story of My Life" on X Factor in this video showcasing their performance. How did Niall, Harry, Liam, Louis and Zayn do?... Read More

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Carrie Underwood Fans Upset After Demi Lovato Makes Jab at Her on 'X-Factor'

Nov 16th 2013 4:11PM

Don't mess with Carrie Underwood, her fans are just about as protective as Beliebers! Just ask Demi Lovato all about it! Care Bears went nuts when the... Read More

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X Factor's Sweet Suspense Reacts to Elimination: "We're So Proud of Ourselves"

Nov 15th 2013 1:40PM

'X Factor' is a competition and at the end of the day, there can only be one winner. One of the eliminated acts this week, Sweet Suspense, chatted... Read More

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Demi Reacts to Khaya Cohen Being in the Bottom Two and Talks 'Glee'!

Nov 15th 2013 1:29PM

We chatted with Demi Lovato after elimination night on X Factor to hear what she thought about the results and also asked her if she has any interest... Read More

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What Made Restless Road a Little Nervous About Their "Footloose" Performance?

Nov 14th 2013 3:25PM

After the live show of 'X Factor' last night, we got to chat with the three country boys of the season--Andrew Scholz, Colton Pack and Zach... Read More

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Sweet Suspense Reponds to Demi's "They're No Fifth Harmony" Comment

Nov 14th 2013 3:16PM

We chatted with 'X Factor' contestants Sweet Suspense after their live performance about Demi Lovato's comment: "They're no Fifth Harmony." Find out... Read More

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Demi Lovato: "Lippy" but "Genuine," According to Simon Cowell

Nov 14th 2013 11:55AM

Simon Cowell may think X Factor judge Demi Lovato is "lippy," but he's got nothing but love and respect for the singer. Read what Simon said about... Read More