Articles for The X Factor Season 2

This is NOT The Voice! Sorry! If you flipped through channels thinking that you found that one talent show with the pop-star from that Mickey Mouse show that premieres tonight on NBC, then keep flipping because you are missing the season 2 premiere of The X Factor. While CeeLo Green, his random cockatoo and the crew play musical chairs, Simon Cowell, L.A. Reid, Demi Lovato and Britney Spears are packing stadiums, searching for the next big act.So what has all the hullabaloo been about? We know Britney and Demi have joined the mentor‘s table, that‘s old news. What artists will make a big splash this season? Who will crash and burn and become Youtube‘s newest sensation? Of course I don‘t have all the answers! Let‘s find out now!  Read more »
Last night‘s first installment of the X Factor season 2 premiere more than lived up to expectations. Demi Lovato and Britney Spears are looking to be great additions to the show, displaying great compassion and voicing what viewers can‘t exactly express from the wrong side of their television screens. Who would have thought that the show could run so smoothly without a Ryan Seacrest clone!Tonight, the auditions continue as Demi, Britney, LA Reid and Simon Cowell continue to scour the country for talent. This show is about finding the next best act in America, yet this particular episode will have you talking about that one crazy guy who really loves Britney Spears.  Read more »
It seems that there is no shortage of controversy when it comes to The X Factor, which returned for its second sophomore season earlier this month with new judges Britney Spears and Demi Lovato. In this week‘s roundup, we find out why Mariah Carey isn‘t on The X Factor‘s judging panel, why Simon Cowell would want to pay for Spears‘ wedding and why an eliminated contestant contemplated on suicide. Read more »
The auditions continue tonight with another 2-hour episode of The X Factor season 2. Last week, Simon, LA, Demi and Britney began their travels across the states for a brand new batch of talent. Many memorable and interesting characters were met. This raises the question, is it true that shows such as this send all sorts of bad talent to the main stage for the sake of network rankings? Or is this where The X Factor sets itself apart from the others, giving EVERYONE a chance? Whether predetermined or not, we‘re going to have fun picking apart these performances!  Read more »
It‘s Thursday night and you know what that means! No, it‘s not time for you to get all dolled up and car pool to your favorite after-hours spot; it‘s time for The X Factor! Last night, we celebrated LA‘s birthday, watched a thief get caught backstage and a woman named Panda stole the show and lost her breath. What more can these judges possibly encounter?By the looks on Britney‘s face, that is one loaded question. Tonight, it‘s not about those who make the grade. The competition grows interesting when hopefuls grace the stage and leave behind a bad taste in the judges‘ mouths. Just take a look at what I mean and see who you remember at the end of the night. Read more »
Can‘t get enough of The X Factor? We‘ve got the latest scoop about your favorite judges! In this week‘s roundup, we find out why Simon Cowell is being lured back to the U.K., what prompted Demi Lovato to enter rehab and how Britney Spears feels about the latest episode of Glee. Read more »
Yes, the auditions are STILL going on for season two of The X Factor, USA. That means more horribly boring v-neck shirts for Simon, unmistakably loud laughter from Demi, thought-provoking faces from Britney and who doesn‘t love the tragic dance moves of LA. You know you rushed home just for these reasons!If you could care less about the celebrity judges and are only watching the show for the talent, or lack thereof, then don‘t worry. There are two more hours of hopeful acts tonight from all over the country. The youngsters are out for the kill tonight, taking the lead in successful audtions.  Read more »
The final night of The X Factor auditions have finally come! Simon, Demi, LA and Britney have really had their hands full so far. I‘m sure there will be a montage of previous talent and non-talent to catch everyone up to speed. While it‘s nice to know how things began, we want to focus on the shocking performances that lay ahead.Tonight, they definitely saved the best for last. Not saying that they‘re good or bad, just that they‘re memorable, to say the least. Keep your eyes peeled for these show-stopping shockers!  Read more »
It seems that The X Factor will soon be making room for a new host as the show‘s second season heads to boot camp. It also appears that Simon Cowell is cooking up yet another talent series. Check out this week‘s roundup to find out more. Read more »
President Obama and Governor Romney may finally be squaring off tonight, but you‘ll have to wait for one more hour. The contestants of The X Factor are heading to boot camp! All of the acts who heard three out of the four judges say "yes!" will be taking a road trip down to Miami, Florida where they will prove if they have the right vocals, dance moves and performance style. We should be looking towards a jam packed hour of emerging young, and older, artists. Although, we all know that there will be some bumps to watch for, as well. We have tons of acts to cover in a short amount of time, so let‘s get to it!  Read more »
Wipe those nightmarish memories of the Presidential debate from your mind, folks! Tonight is night two of boot camp at The X Factor! Yesterday, the judges found that they made a few mistakes when choosing some of the 120 acts who made it to boot camp. At the end of the day, a group of hopefuls were eliminated and more will make the long journeys home tonight, as well.As the remaining contestants battle one another for those coveted plane tickets to the judges‘ homes, the competition heats up even more. With so much on the line, emotions will be running rampant, as expected. Many will cry, many will forget their lyrics and many just might do both!  Read more »
No one on this season‘s The X Factor has made quite the impression than 13-year-old Diamond White and 15-year-old Dinah Jane Hansen have. The two youngins have been powering their way through early on with their tremendous vocals and incredible range, making all of us wonder, how can a voice like that come from someone so young? Read more »
This week‘s episode of The X Factor marks the end of Boot Camp and the start of the Judges‘ Homes round. That means viewers will also finally meet the mentors of season 2 who all seem to look forward to become part of the FOX competition series. Read more »
It‘s not just dancing and sequins over at Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars. There is some actual news as well. Keep reading to find out scoop on Paula Abdul and contestant Bristol Palin. Read more »
After much speculation and lists of celebrity names being tossed back and forth, the long time frontrunners of the bunch have snagged the job as hosting duo of The X Factor. Both E! Online and TMZ break stories of this male-female hosting team. Millions upon billions of dollars will now be added to the X Factor budgets as reported by TMZ who note the celebrity hosts salaries in addition to that of Britney Spears‘.  Read more »
Tired of Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez rumors already? Yeah, so are we. Luckily, we still have time before these divas join the ranks of those already graced with their names on the judges‘ chairs. Tonight, the contestants of The X Factor learn if they have won a spot on the live shows!Demi and the Young Adults, Simon and the Groups, Britney and the Teens and LA with his favorite category the Over 25s sit down mano-a-mano and discuss their futures. Six acts in each group, but only four will continue to the next leg of the competition. Hope you placed your bets on the winning contestants!  Read more »
If you‘re like me, you were sitting at home after a long day at work, or school, anxiously awaiting Simon, Britney, LA and Demi‘s top 4 decisions for their assigned groups for this season of The X Factor. Yet to your dismay, the last episode of the month of October was nowhere to be found. And what stared you in the face instead? Baseball. It was game 3 of the series between the San Fransisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals, sitting at the bottom of the third. Then suddenly the heavens opened and the rain kept coming and coming. Because the field was unsuitable for play, they just put the game on pause, therefore pushing our beloved X Factor to the back burner.  Read more »
FOX has finally figured out how it will air the rest of The X Factor episode that was partially unseen Wednesday night due to a baseball rain delay, and it‘s almost as confusing as the rain delay itself.  Read more »
Millions upon trillions of screaming girls, and women, will appreciate tonight‘s episode of The X Factor. Last night, audiences watched as Demi invited Nick Jonas and Simon recruited Marc Anthony to assist with choosing which of their group members makes it to the next round. Tonight belongs to the teens for two very different reasons.Britney Spears who mentors the Teens group has asked Will.I.Am to help her as she sends six lucky youngsters to the next level of competition. I‘m sure teen girls will be voting for their favorites in this category. Secondly, the one and only single teenager who makes all the girls, and some women (and some men), scream uncontrollably, Justin Bieber, will be helping his mentor LA pick from the Over 25s.  Read more »
Let‘s hope that Simon, Britney, Demi and LA tidied up a bit before inviting The X Factor contestants over. That‘s right! We have reached the judges‘ homes! But before we split up across the states, there are still some boot camp cuts to make.Missed last week‘s episode? Refresh with our recap!Judging by the performances seen last week, the judges should be able to make some pretty easy selections. Yet we still have 2 full hours of fluff to sit through. Sure, I like the drama and miscellaneous packages as much as the next person, or do I, but this is a simple task. Perhaps there‘s a quota of v-neck shirts that Simon has to squeeze in per week? Whatever the reason may be, we‘re in for some interesting choices, for sure.  Read more »
Last week‘s rain cut the episode short, so tonight we get to see who will move on to the X Factor live shows. The judges have narrowed down the field to 16, who will all move on to the live shows starting Nov. 1. For the most part, I agree with their decisions, although one or two were definitely harder to say goodbye. Read more »
The second season of The X Factor USA is well underway, nearing the first of the live shows. While we have a bit of time before Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez make their debuts, why not take some time to check in with some last season‘s contestants. Read more »
Thank you, San Francisco Giants. The X Factor was originally scheduled to begin its live shows Thursday, with a second new episode Sunday, but due to the World Series ending after just four games, FOX is readjusting its schedule.  Read more »
The competition between FOX‘s The X Factor and NBC‘s The Voice is about to intensify next week as both reality shows go head-to-head with a live performance show. However, that doesn‘t mean that tension isn‘t already brewing.  Read more »
In case you missed the first of the live performances on The X Factor last night and spent your Halloween trick or treating, BuddyTV has you covered. Last night‘s episode was filled with awkward banter between judges, great displays of talent and a lack thereof from host Khloe Kardashian-Odom.Before the Top 16 become the Top 12 tonight in a 2-hour long episode, (someone explain to me why it takes so long to eliminate 4 people) we thought we‘d make things a little easy for you. Here are the top five most memorable performances of last night‘s live show.Showdown: Vote for your favorite Top 16 X Factor act  Read more »
Before you apply the creepy make-up, pop in those bloody fangs and squeeze into your favorite ghoulish costume, celebrate your Halloween with Khloe Kardashian-Odom and Mario Lopez as they step out on stage for the first time tonight on The X Factor. (Okay, so for most of us, this may not sound too exciting, but hopefully it won‘t be as bad as it seems.) Demi Lovato and the Young Adults, Britney Spears and the Teens, Simon Cowell and the Groups and LA Reid and the Over 25s will finally perform live! Will tonight live up to all the hype or will favorites fall flat? Stick around to find out! Read more »
Last night‘s live performances proved many things for season 2 of The X Factor. One of those things being that no matter the true reason producers implemented a seven second delay, it doesn‘t help the awkward moments brought on by new host Khloe Kardashian-Odom.Tonight is elimination night and while no one from X Factor staff will be sent home, we will be waving goodbye to four of the Top 16 acts. Can you guess who will be leaving the competition before two hours are up? Maybe take a little help from my predictions based on Wednesday night‘s performances.Slideshow‘The X Factor‘ Season 2: Top 16 Performance Rankings Read more »
Last night marked the first of the live result shows for season 2 of The X Factor. Expect the unexpected when it comes to reality talent shows such as this one. If the competition is steering towards crowning one winner, then it‘s inevitable that we would have unwanted casualties along the way. Thursday night‘s eliminations proved no different.Of the four celebrity judges on the X Factor panel, three look to be on fans‘ hit list after sending three fan favorites home. We said farewell to Diamond White, David Correy and Willie Jones. Is it just the name of the game? Or does race play a controversial factor? Read more »
Phillip Phillips recorded his album in just three weeks. But if the 60-second previews of each song are any indication, it didn‘t diminished the quality at all. With his own album set to drop early next year, Jason Castro has released a music video for "Only A Mountain." Brooke White wants to get us into the holiday spirit with new Christmas music. And an X Factor contestant took on the great Kelly Clarkson with her most well-known hit. Did the risk pay off? Read on to find out. Read more »
Two singing competition results shows will go head-to-head Thursday night, each with their own special guests. The Voice and The X Factor will both air live results show Thursday night at 8pm.  Read more »
While waiting for yet another showdown between The X Factor and The Voice this week, check out the latest scoop involving Simon Cowell, Mario Lopez and Khloe Kardashian.  Read more »
Tonight on The X Factor marks the first elimination round, as voted on by America, of the second season. We‘re in for an hour of back story, awkward commentary by Khloe Kardashian-Odom and other unnecessary fill-ins. Also on the agenda tonight is the mega-successful boy band, who got their start on the UK‘s version of The X Factor, One Direction. Yes, Niall, Liam, Zayn, Louis and Harry will perform two songs with the accompaniment of young screaming girls. Please, try to contain your excitement.  Read more »
Two weeks of live shows have passed and The X Factor has formally been introduced to two more fresh faces. Mario Lopez and Khloe Kardashian-Odom have joined forces as co-hosts for the singing talent show, facing four heavyweight celebrity judges, a handful of talented contestants and, of course, you, the viewers.  There has been controversy surrounding Mario and Khloe since the beginning. So now that we‘ve seen how they work together, let‘s take a moment to analyze. If these two were given a X Factor co-host pop quiz, how do you think they would do? Below are a few basic situations that a host might encounter. First, you answer the question as if you were the host. Then we‘ll tell you how The X Factor Hosts did. Read more »
It looks like things are about to get interesting on The X Factor thanks to a special musical guest, the new ranking system and sparks flying between two contestants. Read on to find out more.   Read more »
Britney Spears, Demi Lovato and LA Reid may have lost a number of fans last week for their unpopular elimination decisions, yet the show must go on! Tonight on The X Factor, the live shows continue as the Top 12 perform.Get those thumbs ready, folks, because after the next two hours of what we all hope to be mind-boggling performances, Khloe Kardashian-Odom and Mario Lopez will prompt America to vote for the first time this second season. Hopefully, the duo can set their how-do-I-look cares aside long enough to do so! Read more »
The People‘s Choice Award nominations for 2013 have been revealed, and oddly enough, the People‘s Choices have very little in common with actual ratings.  Read more »
The Voice and The X Factor are both going strong, and while they may not be going head-to-head anymore, they are still in direction competition.  Read more »
Britney Spears and‘s latest collaboration, "Scream and Shout," leaked online over the weekend just days before its November 19 U.S. radio premiere.  According to, the track, which Britney Spears and recorded three months ago, is from the Black Eyed Peas star‘s upcoming album Willpower, which has been pushed to an early 2013 release instead of the December 7 release due to the leaks. Check out the song after the jump! Read more »
There is one more day until that stuffed turkey hits the dining room table. So before you clean house and welcome your entire family over for a Thanksgiving feast, sit back, relax and enjoy The X Factor!Tonight the Top 10 perform live for your votes. We lost some fan favorites last week. Do you think tonight‘s performances will turn things around? Read more »
It‘s Wednesday night! That‘s right. Push all your hump-day workweek woes to the side because we‘ve got an all-new live performance episode of The X Factor. The Top 12 perform for your votes tonight, but make sure to pay close attention in order to vote for your favorites. Tomorrow‘s live results show is an important one. No, not just because Taylor Swift will perform. Two contestants will be eliminated!Take a look back at Jason Brock‘s season in review  Read more »
It‘s a big night on The X Factor! Award winning singer/songwriter and famous ex-girlfriend to some of Hollywood‘s most eligible heartthrobs, Taylor Swift will perform tonight. We‘ll see how you voted last night, America. Two acts will be sent home via Mario and Khloe‘s unpredictable teleprompter readings. Will tonight‘s results match up with my predictions? Only time will tell and I‘m sure they will delay these results until the very bittersweet end. Read more »
Happy Thanksgiving, America! As we all enjoy the company of friends and family and give thanks digesting the holiday turkey, two hopefuls‘ dreams will come to an end tonight on The X Factor.With another Thursday comes another double elimination, but do not fret. The X Factor UK contestant Cher Lloyd performs, proving that reality talent show winners are not always the only ones making the big bucks. Acts other than Carly Rose Sonenclar and Tate Stevens may want to soak up any advice she can give. Read more »
It looks like Kim Kardashian and boyfriend Kanye West are about to take a big step in their relationship. According to rumors, the couple has been  house hunting within Miami, Florida and is now looking for a home in London. Read more »
Simon Cowell has lashed back at yet another one of his enemies and becomes the latest celebrity swatting victim in Los Angeles. Find out more in this week‘s roundup. Read more »
Viewers of The X Factor were surprised at last week‘s elimination results considering Paige Thomas and Vino Alan were sent home while CeCe Frey, who has been in the bottom of the rankings for several weeks now, has managed to live to fight another week on the FOX competition. Though the odds doesn‘t seem to be in her favor, judge Demi Lovato, who also serves as Frey‘s mentor, isn‘t giving up. In fact, Lovato is showing her all out support by campaigning hard and urging fans to vote. Read more »
Cheryl Cole may no longer be on The X Factor but she still has unresolved issues with the company behind it. The singer recently filed a lawsuit against the show, claiming that producers owe her $2.3 million. Read more »
After serving as judge on The X Factor for two seasons, L.A. Reid has decided to quit the show. However, the record executive, who helped boost the careers of Avril Lavigne, Mariah Carey, Pink and Justin Bieber,  revealed to Access Hollywood‘s Shaun Robinson that he‘s not leaving the show and his fellow judges on bad terms.   Read more »
Simon Cowell has addressed L.A. Reid‘s exit on The X Factor for the first time after the chairman and CEO of Epic Records announced that he won‘t be returning as a judge next year. Cowell‘s tweet, "On a personal level, I‘m going to miss @LA_Reid. On a business level, I‘m also going to miss him," was posted on the show‘s official Twitter page. Read more »
What a week it‘s been! This time last week on The X Factor, we enjoyed some thankful tunes and found our Top 10, shrinking to the Top 8 as Arin Ray and Beatrice Miller tearfully waved goodbye to America. Then we all gathered around our dining room tables with family and friends, enjoying those Thanksgiving leftovers before braving the Black Friday crowds.Tonight, the competition is back on as the Top 8 take to the stage with a new theme and knowing that the stakes are growing more and more intense. Plus, the producers are coming up with more creative ways to stretch along the 2-hour time slot, rather than listening to Khloe‘s banter. Will.I.Am premieres his latest video "Scream and Shout" featuring Britney Spears! Read more »
Last night on The X Factor, America witnessed two things. 1. Carly Rose Sonenclar is an unstoppable vocal force of nature that will, most likely, be standing at the finish line with a check for 5 million dollars in her hand. And 2. Britney Spears still makes more sense as a performer rather than a judge, thanks to the premiere of Will.I.Am‘s latest video "Scream and Shout," featuring the mega-pop star.Tonight, though, there is more important business to be had as the Top 8 results are in. Two more contestants‘ journeys in the competition will end, but only after a live performance from Grammy-winner Alicia Keys! Read more »
Boy, how time flies when you‘re having fun. Or, maybe I should say, how time flies when the people you root for are eliminated from the competition one by one. Yes, it is time for another all-new live episode of The X Factor!You may have witnessed last week‘s controversial double elimination, sending Vino Alan and Paige Thomas home. The question still on everyone‘s mind continues to be, "How is CeCe Frey still here?" Well, we may have found your answer as mentor Demi Lovato campaigns for her lone group survivor. Will CeCe finally give a show-stopping performance tonight? Place your bets now! Read more »
Fox has prepared another mind-boggling live results show for us! Tonight on The X Factor, two more contestants will be saying their tearful goodbyes. Tensions are running high as judges LA Reid and Demi Lovato are each left with only one act a piece. Let‘s hope that Britney Spears lent Demi a few of her "mind relaxers" after last night‘s obnoxious comments!Before the hour is up, we‘ll have two guest performances. Crazed party girl Ke$ha will slip and slide along the X Factor stage as well as last year‘s winner, Melanie Amaro. So while observing all the "fluff" before the results, make your own predictions on who you believe will be leaving the competition! Read more »
It‘s the live semi-finals and the top four acts came out belting their best. Tonight those cherubic harmonizing tots, Emblem3, steal the show with a Beatles performance and Carly Rose Sonenclar puts a little too much dazzle on a John Lennon classic.Plus information on how you, yes you, can be a contestant next season. Read more »
In case you missed last night‘s performances, The X Factor is nearing its second season ending. The Top 4 acts, Emblem3, Fifth Harmony, Carly Rose Sonenclar and Tate Stevens, sang two songs each, one chosen by the act and the other chosen by their mentor. Whether this meant double the entertainment or double the torture is entirely up to you, America.Stick around for (I know I mention it every week) another upset as the Top 4 become the Top 3. Plus, Bridgit Mendler and Bruno Mars perform live! Read more »
The time has come! No, that fat man in the red suit won‘t squeeze down your chimney until next week. I‘m talking about The X Factor season 2 finale! Yes, tonight the Top 3 perform for America‘s vote to win a $5 million recording contract. It has been a long haul of a season, watching Khloe Kardashian-Odom struggle with the teleprompter and Mario Lopez having to pick up the slack as "Mega Host." Keep those eyes peeled and phones in-hand, though, because if the previous weeks are any indicator, the finale rankings will prove to be quite shocking. Who am I kidding? We most likely have known the winner for weeks now! Read more »
After weeks of superb talent, dramatic episodes, shocking eliminations and unnecessary ways of fluffing up a two-hour time slot, the season 2 finale of The X Factor is finally upon us!Carly Rose Sonenclar, Tate Stevens and Fifth Harmony have each performed before America and earned their votes. Now it is time to crown a winner. Stay tuned to see if my predictions hold true or if there will be a surprising twist to end this story. Guest performers Pitbull and One Direction are in tow, as well!  Read more »
The number of votes cast for the People‘s Choice Awards were a staggering 475 million. And the voters have spoken: They love everything Hunger Games and Katy Perry. The usuals won like The Big Bang Theory and Taylor Swift, and the surprise of the night went to breakout artist.Here are some of the highlights from the People‘s Choice Awards, which officially kick off the award season. Read more »
Amidst all the buzz over the People‘s Choice Awards (both X Factor and Demi Lovato left as winners) and the Oscar nominations comes the news that should surprise no one, not even Simon Cowell or anyone at FOX: Britney Spears has quit The X Factor after serving as a judge/mentor for only one year alongside Simon, Demi Lovato and L.A. Reid. Read more »
American Idol has been on the air for over a decade, so it‘s not uncommon to want to switch up parts of the format every once in a while to keep the show fresh. In today‘s Roundup, EP Nigel Lythgoe reveals some of the changes in store for season 12, including borrowing an element that The X Factor used this past fall. Also, in a new promo, three very talented singers audition for the judges. And in new interviews, Keith Urban and Nicki Minaj talk about their roles on the show, mentoring and any fears they had about joining Idol. Read more »
We‘ve now had our first look at the new judges for American Idol season 12. Do you ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes when the cameras aren‘t looking? If so, then I recommend reading Elimination Night, a new fiction book based on season 10 -- the first year that Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez joined the panel -- and written by an anonymous author with firsthand knowledge of what goes on backstage at a singing competition show. Read more »
The nominations for this year‘s ACM Awards and Kids‘ Choice Awards are out, and American Idol and two winners are in the running -- the same two, in fact, that just won at the Grammys. Also in today‘s Roundup, Andrew Garcia has released a new song, and Crystal Bowersox is heading to Broadway; read on to find out which country music icon she‘ll be playing. Read more »
First L.A. Reid. Then Britney Spears. Now, in a move that should surprise no one, Khloe Kardashian will no longer be hosting The X Factor. (Let the rejoicing begin.) Also, Demi Lovato was asked if she wants to return as a judge, and suggests who should place Britney. And Simon Cowell is in the middle of working on a musical based on X Factor. Read on to find out all the details. Read more »
If you watched season 2 of American Horror Story wondered how they can top Asylum, then maybe adding some witchcraft will do the trick. At the 2013 PaleyFest panel for AHS, creator Ryan Murphy provided a few details on season 3 and even revealed what this year‘s subtitle will be.Also, Sean Lowe may have just proposed to Catherine during the Bachelor finale, but everything‘s not coming up roses for one of the franchise‘s spin-off shows. And Simon Cowell is launching a global YouTube competition this week. Read on to find out how it‘ll be different than any other competition he‘s been a part of and how One Direction will be involved. Read more »
If there‘s one judge most everyone wanted to see return to The X Factor, it was Demi Lovato, who often sparred with Simon Cowell throughout must of season 2. It was announced today that the 20-year-old pop singer will be returning for season 3. Read more »
NBC has found huge success with The Voice -- in fact, it‘s the only bright spot on their 2012-2013 schedule. So when a network has a hit on their hands, what do they do next? A spin-off! That‘s right, NBC is planning a kids version of The Voice and pre-production is underway. A source told the New York Post, "We are hoping [to begin production] by the end of the year." Read more »
On the X Factor judging panel, Demi Lovato was the one judge everyone wanted to see return. And when it came to the hosts, it‘s obvious who fans wanted to see gone and who should stay. Fortunately, Simon Cowell is making the right decisions, as FOX has announced Mario Lopez is returning to host season 3. Read more »
FOX announced its schedule for the 2013-2014 TV season, and there‘s a whole lot of experimentation. The network is splitting its fall season, meaning the schedule will be slightly different before and after it airs the baseball playoffs and World Series in October.  Read more »
The annual X Factor judging panel facelift is complete. Former Destiny‘s Child singer Kelly Rowland and Mexican singer Paulina Rubio have joined the FOX reality competition as the newest judges.  Read more »