The X Factor judge Sharon Osbourne has revealed it is "wonderful" to return to the show, as the 10th series launched in London.
X Factor judge Louis Walsh has admitted that the show "needs to change" and become "more honest".
The X Factor will go up against BBC1's National Lottery show and Casualty when it returns to screens next week.
X Factor host Dermot O'Leary appears to have confirmed judge Gary Barlow will be leaving the show after the coming series - and hinted he would love to step on to the panel.
Caroline Flack will be joined by comic Matt Richardson on the new series of the X Factor spin-off The Xtra Factor after Olly Murs quit the show to concentrate on his chart career.
This is the face of Britain's ideal woman, according to a bizarre new survey.
David Bowie has scored his first number one album in 20 years with a record that is also the fastest-selling of the year so far.
Take That duo Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow could be reunited on the X Factor judging panel, according to reports.
District 3 was eliminated from X Factor after losing the sing off against fellow group Union J in what was a battle of the boybands.
The Prince of Wales paid tribute to Gary Barlow as the Take That frontman was honoured at a prestigious music industry bash.
Gary Barlow has expressed his bewilderment after another of his acts was axed from The X Factor last night.
The British driver is without a victory on the F1 circuit so far this season but is showing a greater maturity in his quest to regain the world title
Simon Cowell grew "bored" of 'The X Factor' before taking the show's format to the US.
X Factor boss Simon Cowell hopes he is still "close friends" with Cheryl Cole after dropping her from the US version of the show.
My parents were... My mum is a rough-necked Jamaican, who would throw their shoe at you in two minutes and bust yo' ass. A very stern Jamaican mum. My father, I didn't know very much.
Cheryl Cole wants to take a break from the showbiz world.