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.
Charlotte Church, the 'Voice of an Angel', has used less than angelic terms to turn down a job as an X Factor judge.
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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.
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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
2008 world champion makes a surprising admission on the eve of tough new season
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.
Never mind all that 'Boys of '66' malarkey, it's the 'Boys of 6ft 6' who genuinely excitein the traditional academies of the Premier League