There's been plenty of shocking moments on X Factor over the years, but this might take the cake. A dude named David Gray popped the question to girlfriend Lauren Waguespack right after her big audition, and, of course, it was all caught on camera. It was pretty cute — and probably totally awful for ratings. For the record, Waguespack did not get past Simon Cowell, though he did crack a smile. But, hey, at least she got a diamond out of the deal. Check out the engagement footage below:Read Full Story
Britney Spears (Getty)
It looks like Britney won't be hitting up The X Factor one more time.TMZ reported late Wednesday night that the pop star, who served as a judge on the most recent season of the Fox singing competition, has quit the show to focus on her music. An unnamed source tells the website, "Britney loves Simon, she likes Demi Lovato, but her thing is music."Spears is currently in the studio recording her eighth album with some help from Will.i.am and all-star producer Hit...Read Full Story
(Getty Images | FameFlynet Pictures)Yesterday, Paulina Rubio found herself on the recieving end of some very angry tweets after she reportedly told an auditioning X Factor contestant, "Not everyone can sing Britney, especially with a microphone."Britney fans immediately assumed that Rubio was making a dig at her X Factor predecessor's ability to sing live and went on the aggressive.Rubio, who could've been making a point about the quality of Britney's pop vocals (the breathy, zesty zinginess...Read Full Story
'X Factor' judges Britney Spears, Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, and L.A. Reid (Photo courtesy of Fox)Fox definitely has The X Factor.Simon Cowell's reality singing competition has been renewed for a third season. Mike Darnell, President of Alternative Entertainment for Fox announced the good news on Monday afternoon.“This season, Simon and the producers of The X Factor took an already strong show and made it absolutely fantastic,” Darnell said in a release. “The format changes are working, the...Read Full Story
Khloe Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez on 'The X Factor' (Photo courtesy of Fox)
Khloe Kardashian made her hosting debut during Wednesday night's live episode of The X Factor, but it wasn't her witty banter with co-host Mario Lopez that had everyone talking. It was her nip slip!Kardashian wore a low-cut, sheer purple blouse during the show, which left little to the imagination. At one point Simon Cowell seemed to reference Kardashian's very apparent nipple, tweeting, “I think the air...Read Full Story
The X Factor is an American television music competition to find new singing talent; the winner of which receives a $5 million recording contract with Epic Records.