The X-Factor

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Nicki Minaj, Shakira Latest In Singing Competition Judge Shakeups

Remember when singing competitions kept their judges a little longer than one or two-year stints? Perhaps American Idol set an unattainable precedent during its first seven years on the air, with zero changes to the […]

05/17/2013

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Judging The Judges: Star Power Alone Can’t Revive ‘American Idol’ Ratings

The early- to mid-2000s were a simpler time in music. Rock music was actually thing on popular radio. Production on hit singles was often stripped down nearly to its core rather than with bombastic synths […]

03/29/2013

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Olly Murs Talks New Album, Announces Tour

Olly Murs is certain his third album will make music fans turn their heads. The “Troublemaker” singer recently told Radio.com Right Place Right Time has a much “cooler sound.” “It feels like the right avenue […]

03/12/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Does Judging ‘Idol’ or ‘The Voice’ Help or Hurt Artists’ Careers?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Last week, American Idol returned with a whimper instead of the bang […]

01/22/2013

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Khloe Kardashian Odom, Mario Lopez To Join ‘X Factor’

The “Extra” host and the “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” co-star will host the second season.

10/17/2012

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‘The X Factor’ Premiere Day 2: Recap

Britney has some stalkers in the form of contestants and the young ones rule the night.

09/14/2012

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‘The X Factor’ Season Premiere Recap: Emotions Run Deep

Simon cries, Demi’s not dating anyone in One Direction and Britney isn’t that mean.

09/13/2012

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Demi Lovato and Niall Horan Romance Rumors Are Flying

Demi Lovato is maintaining her story that she is single, no matter how many tacos and Tweets the two might share. If Lovato so, maybe that leaves an opening for Katy Perry to slip in?

09/10/2012

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The X Factor VS. American Idol

I have to admit.  I didn’t think I would watch the new X Factor with Simon Cowell in September.  But, this new TV ad may have just sold me HARD to tune in!  Love it! […]

07/13/2011

Simon Says: Last Chance To Win $5 Million

Do you have the X Factor? This is your last opportunity to audition for a $5 million recording contract on Simon Cowell’s new singing competition show called The X Factor premiering this fall on FOX […]

06/02/2011

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