Simon Cowell had a brilliant idea, which he posted on Twitter early this morning: “Maybe the winner of @TheXFactorUSA this yr should compete with winner of The Voice & Idol in a super final. Just a thought. I’d be up for it.”
For two people who are music legends, it seems like Madonna and Elton John can’t help but snipe at each other, even though they seem to respect each other and their various successes. Maybe they just like playing a fun game of cat-and-mouse.
By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY, AP Music Writer NEW YORK — She’s got a $5 million recording contract, but Melanie Amaro still sees herself as a nurse someday. The 19-year-old was studying nursing in college before her winning run on Fox’s “The X Factor.” Although she’s just signed a deal with Epic Records and is about […]
If Melanie Amaro was part of some grand plot on mentor Simon Cowell’s part to add drama to “The X Factor” proceedings, it’s news to her.
As it hurtles into its final week (Wednesday and Thursday night), one thing has become very clear. “The X Factor” is to “American Idol” as football is to baseball. Pumped up to the maximum intensity—with an extra level of intrigue added by the judges doubling as mentors, meaning they have skin in the game—Simon Cowell’s […]
(Reuters) – “X Factor” host Steve Jones on Tuesday pleaded with angry fans to “chill out” after hateful online comments against judges who threw a 14-year-old singer off the TV talent show. The British host also hit back at his own critics of his performance on the TV talent contest, defending himself against charges of […]