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  1. FilmRicky Wilson defends 'The Voice UK', says 'The X Factor' makes 'flash in the pan' starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NME

    Ricky Wilson has taken a swipe at rival talent show The X Factor . The Kaiser Chiefs frontman, who is a coach on The Voice UK , has defended his show for not creating instant chart-toppers, arguing that the BBC One programme doesn't make winners that are a "flash in the pan".

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  2. "The Voice" SoarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2012 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... Fox's "Idol," which has suffered in recent years from panelist shufflings that too often overshadow the music. "The X Factor," which is set for its own season finale on Fox this week, benefited from the additions of Britney Spears and Demi Lovato ...

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  3. Zayn's 'Pillow Talk' No. 1 debut in several countries; ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Examiner.com

    ... the one-year anniversary of Malik announcing his departure from One Direction. One Direction was formed on " The X Factor " U.K. in 2010, when Simon Cowell and other decision makers put together five contestants (Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Malik, ...

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  4. 'The X Factor' to return to ITV in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | NME

    The X Factor will definitely return to ITV in 2017, the station has confirmed. There were reports that the TV talent show could be rested or even dropped entirely with ITV's contract with the producers expiring this year, a continued drop in ratings and the fact that The Voice will arrive from the BBC next year.

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  5. X Factor to continue into 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    An ITV spokesman said: "The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent contracts come up for renewal after the latest series air later this year, and we fully intend to continue with both shows into 2017 and beyond." The company's director of TV, Peter Fincham, said the show would be joining the "family" alongside existing programmes like The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent.

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  6. X Factor isn't losing its Voice in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | RTE.ie

    ... singing contests and BGT [ Britain's Got Talent ] in the same year - they cannot do it, particularly because the X Factor contract is coming to an end and it has been a disaster." "If The Voice is a success it's unlikely they will bring back the X ...

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  7. ITV Says X Factor Is Safe From The AxeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sky News

    Despite poor ratings and competition from The Voice next year, there are no plans for the talent show to wind up. ITV has said the X Factor will continue "into 2017 and beyond", despite reports the show could be rested following poor ratings and the channel's acquisition of The Voice.

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  8. Simon Cowell still 'fully intends' to continue X Factor for ITV bossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Salisbury Journal

    ITV has said it "fully intends" to continue "into 2017 and beyond" with the X Factor - despite reports the show could be rested following disappointing ratings and the acquisition of The Voice from the BBC. Speculation about the future of the Saturday night talent contest has grown since the latest series saw viewer numbers averaging 5.9 million and with 8.4 million tuning in to watch the December final - significantly down on the programme's heyday.

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  9. Keith Lemo's Sketchshow mocks Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan's marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    ... to his wife's tendency to state the obvious with single words. In a new teaser for the show, however, it's The X Factor cast that the funnyman takes a jab at, particularly Olly Murs and Caroline Flack who take part in a stupendous challenge ...

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  10. ITV "fully intend to continue with X Factor and BGT in 2017 and beyond"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Radio Times

    "The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent contracts come up for renewal after the latest series' air later this year, and we fully intend to continue with both shows into 2017 and beyond," an ITV spokesperson told RadioTimes.com. The two shows, both made by Simon Cowell's Syco company, have been in a current three-year deal with the commercial broadcaster, but have been mainstays of the ITV schedules since 2004 and 2007 respectively.

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  11. Thumbs down - Simon Cowell's X Factor is facing the chop after plummeting ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | This is Gloucestershire

    ... in 2017 but may not return if The Voice proves a hit, according to the Daily Mail . With ITV's contract for The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent set to expire this year, and with renegotiations yet to begin, there are questions over the future of ...

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  12. Cowell's axe factor: Insiders claim show faces the chop after years ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Mail

    ... competition will be 'rested' in 2017 but may not return if The Voice proves a hit. With ITV's contract for The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent set to expire this year, and with renegotiations yet to begin, it confirms that there are serious ...

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  13. Simon Cowell And Leona Lewis Boost Funds At Charity DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | ContactMusic.com

    Simon Cowell , his pop star protege Leona Lewis , and his fellow music mogul Louis Walsh were among the stars who helped raise $1.3 million for charity projects in Asia at a special event on Tuesday . Simon was joined by his former The X Factor mentor Louis, and Leona, who won the singing contest in 2006, at the British Asian Trust's third annual gala at the Natural History Museum in London.

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  14. Harry Styles signs with CAA management after One Direction PR splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Daily Mail

    ... earlier this month by The Sun that Harry had dropped his management to move on with a top U.S. agent as The X Factor-founded crooners go their separate way for a lengthy break. 'Harry is a total gentleman': The 21-year-old singer's former management ...

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  15. Demi Lovato's No Makeup Gym Selfie Is Your Monday MotivationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Switched

    ... (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images) LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 19: Actress/singer Demi Lovato attends FOX's 'The X Factor' season finale at CBS Televison City on December 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage) ...

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  16. The X-Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini copies Simon Cowell's dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | India.com

    London, Feb 1: Singer Cheryl Fernandez-Versini copies TV mogul Simon Cowell's eating habits. Fernandez-Versini, who sparked concern with her thin frame during the last series of "The X Factor", tailors her diet according to how busy her schedule is, but with limited choice on offer when filming the talent show, she just orders the same as her friend and fellow judge Cowell, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

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  17. Cheryl Fernandez-Versini copies Simon Cowell's dietRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Nerve News

    Singer Cheryl Fernandez-Versini copies TV mogul Simon Cowell's eating habits. Fernandez-Versini, who sparked concern with her thin frame during the last series of The X Factor, tailors her diet according to how busy her schedule is, but with limited choice on offer when filming the talent show, she just orders the same as her friend and fellow judge Cowell, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

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  18. X Factor winner Ben Haenow axed by Simon CowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | RTE.ie

    ... on his self-titled album, which was released in November, as "the most incredible experience". "Working with The X Factor and Syco has been the most amazing time of my life and has given me the best possible platform for the start of my career," he ...

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  19. Zayn Malik's 'Pillow Talk' No. 1 on iTunes; 'Mind ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Examiner.com

    ... the one-year anniversary of Malik announcing his departure from One Direction. One Direction was formed on " The X Factor " U.K. in 2010, when Simon Cowell and other decision makers put together five contestants (Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Malik, ...

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  20. News'X Factor' winner Ben Haenow dropped by Simon Cowell's label SycoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | NME

    Ben Haenow , the winner of The X Factor in 2014, has parted ways with Simon Cowell's label Syco. Haenow beat competition from Fleur East to be crowned the winner of the talent show's eleventh series and released his self-titled debut album in November last year.

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