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 already… More »
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:: 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… More »
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 and… More »
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’s third season in Charleston, S.C., and since the panel is all about girl power, it… More »
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 on… More »
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 some of the… More »
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:: 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 tweeted: “LOVE THESE GIRLS!!! @KELLYROWLAND & @paurubio #Xfactor #girlpower.” [MTV]
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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… More »
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:: Justin Bieber has been accused of animal cruelty after giving his pet hamster to a rabid fan outside of a concert. The California Hamster Association, which is a thing that exists, says the sudden change in environment spelled certain “doom” for the critter. [TMZ]
:: Lady Gaga has… More »
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:: Justin Bieber’s fragrances are getting the Black Friday treatment at Macy’s, and this above ad celebrating the event really did make us chuckle. That Bieber, he’s a natural! [Oh No They Didn’t]
:: Madonna launched her first ever fragrance Truth or Dare earlier this year. And now… More »
When our girl Becky G stopped by Idolator headquarters to shoot her Popping Up segment, we were eager to ask her about some of her famous pals — since the 15-year-old singer-rapper-songwriter, signed to RCA & Kemosabe Records, has already worked with some of the biggest names in the business. She’s collaborated with Cody Simpson and Cher Lloyd, recorded with superproducers Dr.… More »
Rich people: They’re just like us! Except when they’re hiring mystical advisors to come cleanse the energy from their homes and investigating cryogenic freezing. Britney Spears and Simon Cowell are continuing to promote The X Factor, and their latest stop was on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, where the stars discussed their odd habits and idiosyncrasies. It probably won’t come… More »
Demi Lovato is made of glass, paper and profanity in this hilarious clip from last night’s (September 17) episode of Conan, in which she sat down with Simon Cowell (and Conan O’Brien, obviously) to talk about the dynamic at the judges’ table on The X Factor. It’s no surprise to hear that Cowell butts heads… More »
You might assume the likes of Lady Gaga and Katy Perry would easily land high on Forbes’ annual list of Highest-Paid Celebrities, given their tireless stream of hits flowing into the market. But not so, says the publication. In fact, the music mover, shaker and earner who landed highest on the roundup (at #5) is… More »