December 18th, 2013 by Music Ally

X Factor

Most coverage of TV/music mogul Simon Cowell's US press event this week has focused on who the judges might be for next year's X Factor US

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December 12th, 2012 by Music Ally

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X Factor winner James Arthur has scored a big digital hit with his single which has sold 187k copies in the UK between Sunday night and midnight on Monday.

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December 3rd, 2012 by Music Ally

Tulisa the female boss

Tulisa's big reveal of her new single this weekend on the X Factor was complete with a supporting campaign from augmented reality startup Blippar.

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November 9th, 2012 by Music Ally

Janet Devlin

Janet Devlin is working on her debut album, but not with a traditional label deal but via Pledge Music.

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October 5th, 2012 by Music Ally

X Factor

X Factor gets #YAPPFACTOR second-screen Zeebox show.

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December 12th, 2011 by Music Ally

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Little Mix made history last night by becoming the first ever group to win The X Factor in the UK, but there's a row rumbling not-so behind the scenes about the choice of guest artists for the two-legged...

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November 17th, 2011 by Music Ally

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With all the social media buzz around X Factor in the UK and US, it's surprising that it's taken this long for Simon Cowell to join Twitter.

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October 27th, 2011 by Music Ally

US X factor

We've seen social voting for TV talent shows before, when American Idol allowed viewers to vote on Facebook for their favourite contestants.

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September 28th, 2011 by Music Ally

Xfactor App

The UK public has clapped and booed more than 100 million times through the Tap to Clap app. We reported a few weeks ago that 17.6 million claps and boos were registered on the Saturday 3rd September show...

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