Campaign to stop X Factor winner having Christmas number one is 'stupid', says Simon Cowell

Dec 10, 2009 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: This Is London

London, Campaign to stop X Factor winner having Christmas number one is 'stupid', says Simon Cowell X Factor judge Simon Cowell today branded a campaign to prevent the show's winner from having the Christmas number one single as "stupid" and "cynical". He also said he felt it was "dismissive" of the show's viewers and that he felt the campaign was ...

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Peter

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Dec 13, 2009
 
Cowell is connected with Sony BMG & so are Rage, so what? and if a band deserves royalty money i.e. Raged Against The Machine, then there is nothing wrong with Simon & the record company profiting.

Simon Cowell is an amazing business man; but Simon Cowell's ego is all about getting his X- tortionate act to No. 1, and ......this gives him more pleasure than the loot, but also destroys the creativity & the chance of something new in music to come along.

This is the reason why Rage should get the top slot. Download Dec. 13th!

This is about Talent against Over Repeated Formula; luckily, Iím not taking this too seriously.
john rogers

Stockton-on-tees, UK

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Dec 15, 2009
 
typical of people who have no ability always trying to stop those who do if you dont like the X factor dont watch it but dont spoil a young lads career dream 1028
Rich

Hull, UK

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Dec 15, 2009
 
john rogers wrote:
typical of people who have no ability always trying to stop those who do if you dont like the X factor dont watch it but dont spoil a young lads career dream 1028
Career dream?
He entered a Talent show! Why should someone who does that deserve the number 1 over an artist who had to fight to get where they are and go the hard way.
People who actually write and play music.

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