Posts tagged "Simon Cowell"

Ariana Grande Confirms Her Relationship With Big Sean: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Ariana Grande has confirmed her relationship with Big Sean. The mini-diva spoke with The Telegraph about dating the rapper, stating "He is one of the most amazing men in the whole world, and that includes my grandfather and my brother. I think the world of him, and he’s an amazing person. That’s kind of all…
By: Bianca Gracie / October 14, 2014

Simon Cowell Calls One Direction’s New Album “One Of Their Best”: Morning Mix

:: Simon Cowell says that he heard most of One Direction's new, slightly edgier album, and that it's “one of their best.” Talk about a winning endorsement. [Twitter] :: Kanye West is reportedly tracking down Paul McCartney for…
By: Christina Lee / August 18, 2014

FOX Cancels ‘The X Factor’

FOX has confirmed that it has canceled The X Factor. Following the past few seasons of ratings declines, stunt casting and tepid record sales for its winners, executive producer and judge Simon Cowell will instead return to the original U.K. iteration on ITV this fall. While Cowell announced his X Factor U.K. retur…
By: Christina Lee / February 8, 2014

Demi Lovato Expresses Outrage At ‘X Factor’ Drinking Joke: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Demi Lovato was shocked when X Factor played a clip of her drinking a mystery beverage (it turned out to be "annoying juice") and was seen mouthing "that was fucked up" to Simon Cowell. [Gossip Cop] :: The praise keeps rolling in for Beyonce's new album. Wyclef Jean, who…
By: Mike Wass / December 20, 2013

Simon Cowell Talks ‘The X Factor’ Season 4: Is It Happening?

The ever-optimistic Simon Cowell has given an interview where he discussed what he's learned on the most recent run of his flagging talent competition series The X Factor and speculated about whether they'll manage to bring it back for an additional season. (Given the ratings, it would be surprising, but Cowell sounds bullish.) "I think the…
By: Sam Lansky / December 17, 2013

‘The X-Factor’ This Week: Ellona Santiago & Jeff Gutt Get Second Chances

Auditions for The X-Factor continued during the third season's second week, with judges Simon Cowell, Paulina Rubio, Kelly Rowland and Demi Lovato keeping a watchful eye over the proceedings. Last week saw standout acts knocking out the judges with their potential and the occasional deranged wackadoos. And the occasional woman trying to cover Simon'…
By: Lisa Timmons / September 20, 2013

‘The X Factor': Britney Spears’ “Toxic” Covered By Cute Couple Alex And Sierra

The X-Factor returned stateside for the third season with Wednesday night's premiere. Simon Cowell has dusted off his trusty V-neck tee collection and invited his old pal, Demi Lovato, to join him back on the judges panel. Newbies, Paulina Rubio and Kelly Rowland are joining them this season, and from the first episode, it'…
By: Lisa Timmons / September 12, 2013

‘The X-Factor’ Season 3 Premiere: What to Expect Wednesday Night

The third season of the US version of The X-Factor premieres tonight (Wednesday, September 11) and if you're looking for a quick overview of what to expect from the next few weeks, then look no further. With former judges, L.A. Reid and Britney Spears opting not to return for another season, the pressure wa…
By: Lisa Timmons / September 11, 2013

Kelly Rowland Is “Horny” But Is Looking For Talent Not Beauty On ‘X Factor': Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Simon Cowell recently described Kelly Rowland as "horny" and she agrees. However, the frisky Destiny's Child diva won't let that interfere with her X Factor duties. She's on the hunt for talent — not just good looks. [The Hollywood Reporter] :: In a moment of unusual self-reflection for a po…
By: Mike Wass / September 11, 2013

Zayn Malik & Perrie Edwards Are Engaged: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: One Direction's Zayn Malik and Little Mix's Perrie Edwards are officially engaged! The young couple have gone the Miley Cyrus-route and got engaged at the tender ages of 20 and 19, respectively. Perrie showed off her huge ring at the 1D premiere of their new film, This Is Us. Um, congrats? [Hollywood Life] :: In the upcoming…
By: Bianca Gracie / August 22, 2013

Selena Gomez Says Writing Bieber Breakup Ballad “Love Will Remember” Was Liberating: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Selena Gomez revealed in a recent interview with Saturday Night Online that she had trouble recording the Stars Dance tracks "Love Will Remember" and "Forget Forever" because of their emotional subject matter tied to her break up with Justin Bieber.  “Obviously, ‘Love Will Remember’ is a personal song to me and I don’t really need to say…
By: Patrick Bowman / August 19, 2013

Simon Cowell Talks Season 3 Of The X Factor: What To Expect

Ah, what's that in the air? The smell of change coming to The X Factor for the talent competition's upcoming third season? Yes, yes, that's it. And when Simon Cowell led a panel at the Television Critics' Association to discuss the show, he had plenty to say about what to expect next year — aside from what we…
By: Sam Lansky / August 2, 2013

Simon Cowell Will Be A Dad For The First Time: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Simon Cowell is going to be a dad! NYC socialite Lauren Silverman is said to be pregnant with his child but here's the catch — she is still legally married to Cowell's best friend, Andrew Silverman. Taking a page out of the Kardashian book, perhaps? [Celebuzz] :: In other, less controversial news, America…
By: Bianca Gracie / August 1, 2013

Watch Demi Lovato, Kelly Rowland & Paulina Rubio Bust A Move In First ‘X Factor’ Season 3 Promo

The X Factor crew is officially together as one indivisible unit! The first promo featuring the revamped Season 3 lineup has hit the Web, giving us our first look at Demi Lovato and Simon Cowell with new judges Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio. As Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Can't Hold Us" plays, Demi, Kelly…
By: Carl Williott / July 24, 2013

‘The X Factor’ Judges Crown Fifth Harmony As The Next Major Girl Group: Watch

Fifth Harmony have kicked off their career on a high note after their 2012 showing on The X Factor, and the judges certainly seem to agree: Kelly Rowland, Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato and Paulina Rubio sat down for the first interview for the show'…
By: Bianca Gracie / June 10, 2013

Simon Cowell Gets Egged During ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Finale: Watch

On Saturday, Simon Cowell posed a question to his Twitter followers: "I don't think eggs should be allowed on talent shows. Discuss?" Earlier, during the Britain's Got Talent finale, a woman ran onto the stage and threw eggs at Cowell before she was escorted off stage. The woman, violist Natalie Holt, appeared…
By: Christina Lee / June 9, 2013

Fifth Harmony Sound Off On Demi Lovato, Justin Bieber, Britney Spears & More In ‘Pop Associated’

When Fifth Harmony stopped by our studio last week to perform flaw-free renditions of Taylor Swift's "Red" and Ed Sheeran's "Lego House," we couldn't let them leave without getting their thoughts on a few of their musical mentors and idols through a game of Pop Associated — especially since, although they've only just begun in their careers, the girls have already worked with…
By: Sam Lansky / May 31, 2013

Demi Lovato Puckers Up With The New ‘X Factor’ Judges: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Looks like Demi Lovato is excited for The X Factor's return! The pop star posted the above selfie with fellow judges Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio in Charleston, SC at the first round of auditions. Demi…
By: Bianca Gracie / May 23, 2013

‘The X Factor’ Season 3 New Judges Confirmed: Kelly Rowland & Paulina Rubio

Well! After all that speculation, our Season 3 judges for The X Factor have been unveiled — and there were some unexpected choices! (Well, one unexpected choice. Kelly Rowland had already been revealed, sort of.) The final judging panel will include Rowland alongside returning judges Simon Cowell and Demi Lovato, as well as Latin superstar Paulina Rubio.  It's been a bumpy ride for The…
By: Sam Lansky / May 21, 2013

Justin Bieber Won’t Be Charged After Bus Raid In Sweden: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: The Swedish police are not going to question or charge Justin Bieber after raiding his tour bus and finding marijuana and a stun gun. The case will be closed. Their explanation: no one was on the bus when they searched it, so there's no way to prove who was in possession of the paraphernalia,…
By: Jillian Pellegrini / April 26, 2013
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