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
(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
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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
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And then there were three...and they were a little bit surprising.[***SPOILERS: Don't read any further if you haven't watched tonight's episode of The X Factor!***]After a show-stopping Top 4 performance episode, on Thursday night X Factor got down to the dirty business of deciding which three acts would be competing in next week's finale. During Wednesday night's episode the judges worried that girl group Fifth Harmony would be getting the boot...Read Full Story
CeCe Frey, Carly Rose Sonenclar, Tate Stevens (Photos courtesy of Fox)Last night's X Factor performance show had the top 6 acts facing off against each other for a spot in the semifinals. And while some performers stepped up their game (hello Carly Rose Sonenclar!), others fell a little short (seriously, what is CeCe Frey still doing in this competition?). Only four acts will advance to the next round during tonight's results show, so tell us — who do you think most deserves a spot in the X...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.