Simon Cowell, although known for his brutal comebacks and music mogul career, does A LOT for charity. In just six months, he’s raised £2 million for charity! A source has claimed that after all Simon’s efforts, he’s upset, not to see himself on the New Years Honors List.
Cowell misses out on CBE after £2 million raised for charity
A CBE is an award, awarded by the Royal Family for those who have made positive impacts to the country. It is the highest ranking of the Order Of The Empire Award.
Simon Cowell, who we all know and love, missed out on the prize this year and he’s not happy. The AGT judge has raised over £2 million for charity this year, but it wasn’t good enough in the eyes of The Queen.
“Simon is obviously upset. He’s never been in this game for recognition but at the same time, he’s done more good that most to entertain and do good”Source, The Sun
A recent example saw Simon donating $250,000 to the K9 Friends dog charity, where he adopted his dog, Daisy.
Cowell breaks down in tears over Charity single tape during X Factor
In a recent episode of ‘The X Factor’, all the contestants teamed up to sing a special single for a charity. The rendition of the song brought Cowell to tears, live on air.
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