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So far Simon Cowell has likely picked one judge for X Factor that 61 percent of Americans won’t understand (ultra-Brit Cheryl Cole) and definitely selected another that 98 percent have never heard of (L.A. Reid).* Could some homegrown star power be next on the list? Cowell told reporters that Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie is  Simon Cowell eyeing Fergie for ‘X Factor’

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On the heels of today’s announcement that music mogul Antonio “L.A.” Reid has signed on as a judge on the U.S. version of Fox’s upcoming talent-show series The X Factor, the show’s creator/star Simon Cowell is talking about how the high-profile hiring came about. “Taking it back to basics, since we were making the point that  Simon Cowell scoop: The ‘X Factor’ star talks L.A. Reid, Paula Abdul…and Rebecca Black

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Heather Russell, a 10-year-old Canadian YouTuber whose electrifying voice and web popularity has drawn her comparisons to Mariah Carey and Justin Bieber, is the newest signee to Simon Cowell’s Syco imprint. Heather — who is reportedly being mentored by Grammy winner Rob Fusari — has racked up a devoted following with her performance of the [...] Continue reading Heather Russell, Viral Singing Star, Lands Recording Contract With Simon Cowell

The Meanest Man Across the Pond is a big inspiration for baby names on this side of the Atlantic. Music mogul Simon Cowell is so popular Stateside that Americans are now naming their tots after The X Factor judge, sources at the Social Security Administration (SSA) tell The Daily Star. It seems the biblical name, [...] Continue reading Simon Cowell Inspires American Baby Names

Cowell to give lessons in life on Winfrey’s show

Simon Cowell 1 150x150 Cowell to give lessons in life on Winfrey’s showMusic mogul Simon Cowell will give lessons in life on talk show queen Oprah Winfrey’s new self-help show. Simon, 51, will dish out advice based on what he has learned as a TV and music mogul as one of the experts in “Master Class”, which launches in the US Sunday, reports thesun.co.uk. The former “American [...] Continue reading Cowell to give lessons in life on Winfrey’s show