It looks like there will be more major shake up’s over at ‘American Idol’, as judge Jennifer Lopez hinted (heavily) at leaving the show, followed by Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler announcing his departure after two seasons.
And now it appears that Randy Jackson, who’s been with the show since it began, is also stepping away from the judges’ table. Read More »
Britney Spears 30-year-old mother of twoÂ has reportedly reached a deal with “The X Factor” that will give her 15-million dollars to take a seat at the judges’ table. A source close to the situation say that the pop star and Simon Cowell’s show have agreed upon the deal, but nothing has been signed yet. Read More »
Â Nicole Scherzinger won’t be reprising her role as judge and mentor Â on “The X Factor”. Sources say Nicole “wants to focus on her music career,” adding that her duties on “The X Factor” “took a lot more of her time than she ever expected.” Nicole has reportedly informed fellow mentor Simon Cowell of her decision and has received “his blessing.” Word is that Nicole and Simon did not get a long with each other at all and that it was a lot of behind the scenes drama which is why she left.
It was also revealed on Monday that “X Factor” host Steve Jones will be replaced also. Jones sent out a tweet saying it’s a shame he’s leaving, but adding that he had a great time on the show. Wait there’s more… Read More »
Simon Cowell’s latest vocal competition will be returning for another season. We just heard that Fox has decided to renew “The X Factor” for a second installment. Simon says he’s “absolutely thrilled with the news,” adding that he’s “loved” making the show and appreciates everyone’s support. Read More »
My girl Kelly Rowland has been doing it big lately! Her single ‘Motivation’ is currently the number one urban song in the country, but you could probably guess that already with the fifty-leven remixes of it that are out. Well, here’s another one to add to the list, but people are saying that this could be the best remix of ‘Motivation’ yet. The Motivation (Urban Mix) features verses from Busta Rhymes, Trey Songz, and Fabolous, and I gotta say it’s HOT. Check it out!
Kelly has also been busy in the U.K. filming for the country’s version of The X-Factor.
In case you don’t know, The X-Factor is a competition show similar in style to American Idol, and there’s actually an American version premiering later this year. She was looking GOOD in Glasgow as she exited her hotel to go watch auditions from the many hopefuls wanting to earn a spot on the show.
So what y’all think about the Motivation (Urban Mix)? How about Kelly in England? Let me know! Read More »
Rumors have circulated for months about who will join the ex-”American Idol” man’s new British import singing competition, but since the announcement of producer LA Reid as one of the show’s three judges, Cowell has gone silent with any confirmations, offering only a shortlist of candidates. He shot down the reports that Mariah Carey was set to be one of the judges, citing her pregnancy, but during a recent radio interview, he admitted that the star would have a role on the show.
“I think Mariah will have a role on the TV live shows,” Cowell confirmed to host Jackie Brown. “I met her recently and she was on great form. Read More »
Rihanna won’t be a judge on Simon Cowell’s “The X Factor” later this year, but it’s not because she isn’t interested in the show. The singer stopped by Ryan Seacrest’s radio show on Wednesday where she said she would have “loved” to have been a part of the competition. Rihanna went on to explain that her busy schedule won’t allow her to take part, noting that it’s “impossible” for her to be on set for “months at a time.” Rihanna also discussed the new remix of her hit “S&M,” which features Britney Spears. Rihanna says collaborating with Britney was “great,” adding that their “similar sounds” are what really make the track work.
Rihanna performed â€˜California King Bedâ€™ on â€˜American Idolâ€™ results show and did an amazing performance! She looked and sounded graet Watch the performance on the player above!
After the performance, Seacrest pressed Rihanna for details about her upcoming tour and the rumor that she was planning something special in order to fully incorporate her fans into the experience!
â€œYou always know the inside scoop!â€ Rihanna protested, before opening up a bit about the plan. â€œRight now, we just designed the stage. Iâ€™m really not supposed to say this, but I want to get you excited,â€ she told the crowd. â€œWeâ€™re building two sections on the stage [for the fans. They'll be] closer than theyâ€™ve ever been. Itâ€™s real VIP.â€