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Ella Henderson was eliminated from X Factor last night in what was a "great tragedy" and "one of the biggest shocks we've ever had on the results show".
Chart star Jessie J has pulled out of a headlining show tonight on medical advice after being diagnosed with a "fatigue" virus.
When former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger performed a solo show in London last week, possibly even more surprising than her managing to fill the Hammersmith Apollo was the discovery that her fans have their own name: Killer Lovers (a play on the title of her album, Killer Love).
Now in its eighth year, the Cornbury Festival, held this year at a new Oxfordshire location, has grown in stature and is as magnificent from above – I went up in a helicopter with a daredevil photographer – as on the ground. It's also fast becoming part of "the season", alongside the Derby, Wimbledon and the Henley Regatta, with Caffè Nero and Pimm's not quite on tap but plentiful in the plush VIP area and beyond.
X Factor runner-up Olly Murs has landed a role as presenter of the hit show's spin-off series.
Edwyn Collins, Midlake and Warpaint made great music in 2010. Here, they and others reveal who rocked their worlds
He might not have won The X Factor, but that's not stopping Olly Murs, as Fiona Sturges discovers
X Factor runner-up Olly Murs signed a record deal today which will see him working jointly with Simon Cowell's label.
Stacey Solomon's X Factor dream came to an end as her performance with Michael Buble failed to woo the voting public.