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stacy francis nov17 fox X Factor: Stacy Francis rips Simon Cowell, Astro after getting the hookIf you believe Stacy Francis, she never stood a chance in “The X Factor” because she wasn’t on Simon Cowell’s team.

After getting x-ed off the singing competition on Thursday (Nov. 17), Francis says, “I feel like I had a disadvantage by not being in his category. I believe that somebody in his category… Continue reading 'X Factor': Stacy Francis rips Simon Cowell, Astro after getting the hook

XJudges 510 ‘The X Factor’: Simon Cowell on ‘my big mouth,’ and all four judges on their on screen bickering

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After last night’s colossal two-and-a-half-hour live episode of The X Factor, judges Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Nicole Scherzinger, and L.A. Reid took time out to speak with press on the X Factor stage. (Thankfully, there were no backup dancers.) EW also took time to talk with Simon about how he feels the show is doing so far this season… Continue reading ‘The X Factor’: Simon Cowell on ‘my big mouth,’ and all four judges on their on-screen bickering

cowell scherzinger fox X Factor: Simon Cowells up to his old tricks, but with a new targetThe competition to see who will win “The X Factor” title is heating up with 17 finalists getting whittled down to 12 on Tuesday’s (Oct. 25) show.

Certainly fans are all interested in the music, but the biggest draw of the show remains Mr. Mean himself, Simon Cowell. While he got off to… Continue reading 'X Factor': Simon Cowell's up to his old tricks, but with a new target

LA reid X Factor 320 ‘The X Factor’: L.A. Reid on the four boys he’ll be coaching, Simon and Nicole’s selections, and disappointing ratings

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L.A. Reid — music mogul, X Factor judge, and coach of the Boys category for Fox’s U.S. spinoff of Simon Cowell’s British competition series — talked to reporters today about why he’s looking forward to mentoring Brian “Astro” Bradley, Phillip Lomax, Marcus Canty, and Chris Rene. “It was tough to choose only four,” he said. “What would have… Continue reading ‘The X Factor’: L.A. Reid on the four boys he’ll be coaching, Simon and Nicole’s selections, and disappointing ratings

Simon Cowell 320 Simon Cowell talks ‘The X Factor’: ‘Old dog’ Paula, ‘fantastically self centered’ Nicole, and his plans to get the audience drunk

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A rather jaunty Simon Cowell, who’s bringing a U.S. version of his British hit The X Factor to Fox on Sept. 21, talked to reporters Tuesday about his experience filming so far. “I would say the American audiences are more vocal,” he said. “When they like someone, they let you know. And they certainly let you know when they disagree… Continue reading Simon Cowell talks ‘The X Factor’: ‘Old dog’ Paula, ‘fantastically self-centered’ Nicole, and his plans to get the audience drunk