The X Factor

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Simon Cowell Calls This Performance Straight Out Of ‘Lunatic Asylum’ [VIDEO]

X Factor USA contestant Neal Macomber delivered one of the most terrifying talent show auditions we’ve ever seen in 2013. It’s not often that singers scare the judges — that’s usually just the danger acts and contortionists. Neal’s high-energy audition…

‘X Factor’ Contestant Makes Britney Spears Cringe With His Cover [VIDEO]

A Britney Spears superfan on the American version of The X Factor in 2012 made the star very uncomfortable. Things were only made worse when the contestant refused to leave the stage after being rejected. Patrick Ford shared just how…

20-Something Girl Group Calls Themselves Teenagers But What Happens Next Will Confuse You [VIDEO]

Sometimes contestants on shows like The X Factor manage to confuse the judges before they even start singing. That was the case with one girl group, called Drama Drama, who auditioned in 2013. The group couldn’t seem to decide if…

‘American Idol’ Reject Reunites With Simon Cowell On ‘X Factor’ 10 Years Later

Keith Beukelaer has faced Simon Cowell on television twice — on American Idol and The X Factor USA. Things didn’t go so well the first time, but Keith persevered, and he actually won Simon over the second time. Keith’s X…

‘X Factor’ Contestant Goes On A Full Blown Verbal Showdown With The Judges [VIDEO]

North London teenager George Gerasimou went on a full-blown foul-mouthed tirade at judge Tulisa Contostavlos in the first X-Factor auditions. WATCH George Gerasimou Get Aggressive On ‘X Factor’ The second time return on the show X Factor may not have turned out…

‘X Factor’ Contestant Proves Judges WRONG With Beyoncé Cover [VIDEO]

Sometimes, judges on shows like The X Factor form an opinion about a contestant before they even start singing. And sometimes, they’re proven wrong as the hopeful shows off their incredible voice. This is what happened when Mary Ann Van…

‘X Factor’ Contestant PUNCHES Her Audition Partner In The Face [VIDEO]

Just because two people audition together for The X Factor UK, it doesn’t mean they’ll get along once they hit the stage. This was true of Abbey and Lisa, or Ablisa, a pair of teens who auditioned in 2010. Not…

Girl Group From The Philippines ROCK The ‘X Factor’ Stage [VIDEO]

In 2015, a group of sisters from the Philippines totally blew the X Factor UK judges away with their audition. The quartet, originally called 4th Power and later 4th Impact, delivered a powerhouse performance. The women even received a standing…

Sweet 16-Year-Old Makes Judges Swoon With His Audition Dedicated To His Crush [VIDEO]

In 2011, a 16-year-old named Luke Lucas charmed the X Factor judges — particularly Tulisa. Luke performed an impressive rendition of “Who’s Loving You” by the Jackson 5. The teenager also shared his crush on Tulisa, and ended up getting…

She Was 14 When Her Mother Was Murdered — WATCH Ashly’s Emotional Tribute

In 2013, singer Ashly Williams blew the judges away with her cover of Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You” on The X Factor USA. The moment was made even more emotional by the reveal of Ashly’s tragic past. Watch…