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Harry Styles' Ex-Girlfriend Opens Up About Her Rumored Romance with Prince Harry

Harry Styles' Ex-Girlfriend Opens Up About Her Rumored Romance with Prince Harry

Originally posted 10/11/2015 02:50PM

X Factor U.K. host Caroline Flack, who is rumored to have dated both Prince Harry and One Direction's Harry Styles, is opening up about her royal romance in her new autobiography.

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FROM EW: Louis Tomlinson Set to Join Simon Cowell at Judges' Houses on The X Factor U.K.

FROM EW: Louis Tomlinson Set to Join Simon Cowell at Judges' Houses on The X Factor U.K.

Originally posted 10/02/2015 04:40PM

Tomlinson and his One Direction bandmates placed third on The X Factor U.K. in 2010

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Simon Cowell Calls One Direction Break 'Healthy': 'I Don't Know If They're Definitely Going to Split Up'

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Simon Cowell Calls One Direction Break 'Healthy': 'I Don't Know If They're Definitely Going to Split Up'

Originally posted 08/28/2015 10:20AM

Since news broke of One Direction's impending hiatus, rumors have swirled about the British boy band's fate. But the mastermind behind the group, Simon Cowell, says there's no bad blood between the boys, they're just "exhausted."

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Simon Cowell Returns to X Factor Following His Mother's Death

Simon Cowell Returns to X Factor Following His Mother's Death

Originally posted 07/08/2015 03:55PM

Simon Cowell has been mourning in privacy since the death of his mother, Julie Cowell, earlier this week at the age of 89.

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Rita Ora to Join The X Factor U.K. Judging Panel | The X Factor, Rita Ora, Rita Ora

Rita Ora to Join The X Factor U.K. Judging Panel

Originally posted 06/16/2015 06:35PM

Rita Ora's gonna give you a whole other reason to love her.

The "Black Widow" singer announced Tuesday on Twitter that she's been tapped to sit at The X Factor (UK) judges' table. She'll join current judges Simon Cowell and singer Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, along with fellow new judge, BBC radio host Nick Grimshaw.

Ora is no stranger to singing competitions. She was a coach on the BBC One's The Voice last season and appeared as a guest judge on X Factor in 2012.

"I am excited to be coming back. I had a ball here in 2012," said Ora. "This is a journey I can't wait to embark on to find some talented singers. It's the new generation taking over. Booooom."

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L.A. Reid: Judging The X Factor Was the 'Worst Thing I've Ever Done'

L.A. Reid: Judging The X Factor Was the 'Worst Thing I've Ever Done'

Originally posted 06/08/2015 10:40AM

Two years after the cancellation of The X Factor, Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid is holding nothing back about his time spent on the judges' panel.

Though it was initially like a "vacation," as he told The Hollywood Reporter, his stint on the reality competition series ended up being "the worst thing I've ever done."

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It's Official: Zayn Malik Has Quit One Direction

Zayn Malik Quits One Direction

Originally posted 03/25/2015 01:15PM

After five years as part of a legitimate musical phenomenon, Zayn Malik has officially left One Direction.

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X Factor New Zealand Names New Judges After Dramatic Firing of Old Ones

X Factor New Zealand Names New Judges After Dramatic Firing of Old Ones

Originally posted 03/20/2015 12:15PM

X Factor New Zealand has named two new judges, and is hoping they won't be quite as razor-tongued as the old ones.

Stepping up to the judges' table are Natalie Bassingthwaighte and Shelton Woolright, Billboard reports.

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UpdatePosted 03/19/2015 11:50AM

Natalia Kills and Willy Moon Speak Out: X Factor 'Encourages Judges to Be Forthright and Opinionated'

Originally posted 03/18/2015 08:20PM



While her tirade against contestant Joe Irvine – and the firing that followed – seemed fairly straightforward, former X Factor New Zealand judge Natalia Kills insists that there is more to the situation than meets the eye – but it's not a "conspiracy."

"I feel like everyone needs to put the idea of it being a manufactured conspiracy theory behind them," Kills, 28, told MTV Australia. "There's really nothing to it."

Judging by the some of the comments PEOPLE received on this story, the singer may have been referring to the theory that this has all been some calculated publicity campaign to boost Kills's profile, along with that of her husband Willy Moon.

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