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Mel B Heads Back Into The Studio Ahead Of The X Factor

Mel B Heads Back Into The Studio Ahead Of The X Factor

Mel B is apparently heading back into the studio this summer in preparation for her stint on the X Factor UK. The Spice Girl and media mogul did release her first single in 8 years in 2013, which reached number 2 on the USA dance/club, but she did so without a record deal. In fact...
Iggy Azalea Denies A Feud Against Nicki Minaj

Iggy Azalea Denies A Feud Against Nicki Minaj

Iggy Azalea is the reigning female rap princess of the moment, with her music transferring over to the mainstream in a big way. After beating a record previously held by the Beatles of all acts, Iggy has been enjoying success with her single ‘fancy’ & her featuring spot on Ariana Grande’s “problem”. In fact, Iggy...
Review: Alexandra Burke In West End Musical 'The Bodyguard' Is A MUST SEE!

Review: Alexandra Burke In West End Musical ‘The Bodyguard’ Is A MUST SEE!

As an Australian finding his feet in London, I thought it was appropriate to head over to my first West End Show EVER while I was still in town. Anyone growing up anywhere in the world will be familiar with the magic and the history of London’s Theatre culture. It was quite foreign for me...
Sinitta Thinks Cheryl Cole Is Coming Back Stronger Than Ever

Sinitta Thinks Cheryl Cole Is Coming Back Stronger Than Ever

Sinitta has been as big a part of the X Factor as Dermot’s bulge, Rylan’s questionable voice and the infamous live show comments from Louis Walsh. After appearing in some capacity on the show for 10 years, it looks like Sinitta will be back in the hot seat this season with the return of Simon...
Is Victoria Beckham Joining Mel B At X Factor Judges Houses?

Is Victoria Beckham Joining Mel B At X Factor Judges Houses?

Mel B has taken up a seat on the X Factor this year as a last minute addition to fan favourites Cheryl Cole, Louis Walsh and Simon Cowell. All are experienced talent show veterans who will hopefully bring the show back into national prominence, after years of decline. As is a customary part of the...
Kylie Minogue Says The Voice UK Is Icy Compared To The Aussie Show

Kylie Minogue Says The Voice UK Is Icy Compared To The Aussie Show

Kylie Minogue has always been an adopted Brit, but her comments about the local production of the Voice won’t be going down well with viewers. Earlier this year the Australian singer signed up for one season of the talent show along with coaches Ricky Wilson, Tom Jones and will.i.am. While she appeared to be having...
X Factor Producers Looking For Acts Similar To Previous Years To Boost Ratings

X Factor Producers Looking For Acts Similar To Previous Years To Boost Ratings

This year’s X Factor has already kicked off the room auditions up and down the country in the search of the eleventh winner. Mel B, Cheryl, Louis and Simon are coming back in to the show to give it a proper boost. After last year’s less than stellar effort in the ratings and waning national...
New ABC Show Rising Star Falls Hard In The TV Ratings

New ABC Show Rising Star Falls Hard In The TV Ratings

In what may be the biggest sign yet that the world is finally sick of talent shows, new ABC show Rising Star has fallen spectacularly in the US. Pitched as a true competitor to The Voice, Rising Star sees singers perform behind a giant screen that requires real time voting a live public. If a...
Will Young Loved How Cheesy Pop Idol Was!

Will Young Loved How Cheesy Pop Idol Was!

Long before Simon Cowell had the controls of the nation’s major talent shows, Pop Idol was on your Saturday night telly. The original singing contestant for singers under 30 that spawned American Idol went to air over ten years ago which will be making a tonne of people feel ancient. For its time it was...
Max George Is Taking Elocution Lessons To Crack Hollywood

Max George Is Taking Elocution Lessons To Crack Hollywood

Max George from the Wanted has apparently been taking elocution lessons in an effort to forge a solo acting career in the US. The singer from the band is arguably the most popular, for his good looks and strong vocals. While Nathan Sykes is a fan favourite, Max has the most potential across the globe...
Is Mel B Feuding With Simon Cowell Before The X Factor Has Even Started?

Is Mel B Feuding With Simon Cowell Before The X Factor Has Even Started?

Mel B was the highlight of X Factor Australia for her two seasons in 2011 and 2012. She totally stole the show and put the struggling series on the map, but for one reason or another she jumped ship. Her feisty and outrageous nature but nurturing care for her acts made her a hit with...
Rita Ora Talks Calvin Harris, Iggy Azalea AND Prince #HighFlyer

Rita Ora Talks Calvin Harris, Iggy Azalea AND Prince #HighFlyer

For a young pop star, Rita Ora has achieved some amazing feats. Discovered by Jay Z and signed to his international label, Ora has been a chart topper, a Kardashian heartbreaker and an X Factor guest judge. She recently soared to number 1 again with Calvin Harris produced track “I Will Never Let You Down”...
Has Kelly Rowland Just Announced She's Pregnant On Instagram?

Has Kelly Rowland Just Announced She’s Pregnant On Instagram?

Kelly Rowland is looking every bit the 2002 version of herself, with a stunning pixie cut and smiles from ear to ear. To be fair, she has just gotten married and will no doubt be swept up in that Honeymoon period. But it looks like the wedding may have been a shotgun affair, because Ms...
Aussie Superstar Iggy Azalea Hits Back At The Critics

Aussie Superstar Iggy Azalea Hits Back At The Critics

Iggy Azalea is an Australian hip hop superstar who hails from isolated town Mullumbimby, hours away from Brisbane and Sydney. To think the singer started her life way out bush and is now at the top of the US Billboard, is some pretty remarkable stuff. The rapper came to prominence recently with the unprecedented success...
Kimberley Walsh Says Girls Aloud Weren't Rock 'n' Roll Enough To Do Drugs

Kimberley Walsh Says Girls Aloud Weren’t Rock ‘n’ Roll Enough To Do Drugs

With the recent footage of Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson of One Direction allegedly smoking weed in the back of a van, the spotlight is being shone on bands of the past. Obviously they aren’t the first or last pop stars to get up to some mischief and it looks like the media wants to...
Singing Nun 'Sister Christina' Wins The Voice Italy

Singing Nun ‘Sister Christina’ Wins The Voice Italy

Singing nun Christina stunned the coaches on The Voice Italy with a crazy good rendition of an Alicia Keys classic. With such amazing vocal prowess and surprisingly strong stage presence, the singer was a favourite from the get go. Sister Christina entered the competition on the basis that her religion had taught her to share...
Rochelle Humes Wants Another Baby, But Not Right Now

Rochelle Humes Wants Another Baby, But Not Right Now

The Saturdays are gearing up to release a Greatest Hits Album and head back on the road for a massive tour to support it, but it seems Rochelle has other things on her mind. The star already had a gorgeous baby daughter with husband Marvin not too long ago named Alaia-Mai. The couple look absolutely...
Nicole Scherzinger Will Never Say Never To Plastic Surgery

Nicole Scherzinger Will Never Say Never To Plastic Surgery

Nicole Scherzinger is only 5 years off turning 40, but dayum she is looking schamaze for her age. The ex-Pussycat Dolls singer is back in the UK doing the promo rounds for her new and infectious track “Your Love” and spoke to British Closer about the ageing process. Often hilarious and to the point, she...
Rylan Says His Loyalty Lies With Hosting Big Brother On Channel 5

Rylan Says His Loyalty Lies With Hosting Big Brother On Channel 5

Rylan has become one of TV’s favourite hosts, not to mention a dude with some seriously white teeth. Rylan had always wanted to make a name for himself in the public eye and no one could have predicted what post-X Factor success he would have. In comparison to other contestants on his series of the...
Louis Walsh Confirms His X Factor Return - Who Will Join Him?

Louis Walsh Confirms His X Factor Return – Who Will Join Him?

He’s been on the X Factor since it’s launch in 2004, and once again Louis Walsh has been confirmed to be joining the judges for an 11th series. His return marks a throwback to 2010 which was the last time he joined Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole on the panel. Always controversial and a fan...