Posts tagged "the x factor"

Britney Spears Quits “The X-Factor” Before Simon Cowell Can Fire Her

After a bunch of will-she or won’t-she drama, Britney Spears has decided to quit “The X-Factor” and record a new album. We’ll miss your funny faces, Brit. [Perez Hilton]
Oh god, 9:01 am PST/12:01 pm EST can’t get here soon enough — that’s when Justin Timberlake is making some sort of super to…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2013

Simon Cowell Is Sick Of Britney Spears

December has not been kind to Britney Spears, what with the rumors of relationship trouble and claims her ex-hubby’s brother actually fathered her kid. Now, Us Weekly reports that the singer’s first season as an “X Factor” judge will be her last. “Britney will get the boot,” according to a source; another says bigwigs are sour that they paid her $15 million “for…

By: Newser / December 29, 2012

LeAnn Rimes Pulls A Total Jenna Maroney On “The X-Factor”

Sometimes life imitates TV — and not in a good way. In a bombastic, ridiculous, I-can’t-believe-I’m-watching-this way.
Take LeAnn Rimes performing on “The X-Factor” Wednesday night with finalist Carly Rose Sonenclar. Rimes pulls a total Jenna Maroney (from “30 Rock”), and attempts to upstage a child, just like Maroney did on the fictional singing…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 20, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discusses Bagel Heads, Britney Spears & More!

This week on “What We Missed,” we discuss bagel heads, Cindy Gallop’s “Make Love Not Porn,” Britney Spears’ inexplicable facial expressions on “The X Factor,” and Illinois pharmacists winning the right to refuse to dispense the morning-after pill. Also, we examine a mysterious brown spot on the office floor.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 28, 2012

Nicki Minaj To Be An “X Factor” Judge? The Show’s Rumored Panelists.

Back in the fall, rumors circulated that Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler were being tapped as the new judges for “American Idol.” The choices seemed random and people denied, denied, denied the reports. And then it turned out that the two new judges were … Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler. So we’re paying a little…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 21, 2011

Jessica Simpson And Christina Aguilera Headed To The Small Screen

Looks like Jessica Simpson and Christina Aguilera both have new jobs. On the heels of her arrest for public intoxication, while her new BF Matthew Rutler was charged with a DUI, NBC announced that Xtina will be a musician coach on their “American Idol” knockoff, “The Voice,” a series that will debut on April 26.

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 3, 2011