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  1. 'The X Factor' Premiere: Simon Cowell Won Over by Young Rachel Crow’s Song, Emotional Backstory (Video)

    8:39 pm 9/21/2011

    "My family has like no money," she says. "We live in a two-bedroom house, and I have six people in my family."Read more

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  2. Simon Cowell's 'The X Factor' Premieres; Viewer Reactions Mixed

    7:56 pm 9/21/2011

    Many tear up at the emotional backstories of auditioners, while others question the judges' decisions and whether any of the contestants were "set up."Read more

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  3. 'The X Factor': Cast Weighs In on How Show Handled Cheryl Cole's Exit

    6:00 am 9/21/2011

    In outtakes from THR's August cover story, Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Nicole Scherzinger, L.A. Reid and host Steve Jones discuss the original judge’s very public dismissal.Read more

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  4. Outkast, Ciara Headed for L.A. Reid's Epic Records

    9:00 am 9/15/2011

    The executive and "X Factor" judge is focusing on building the Sony label's roster, which also includes recent signings Karmin and Future. Read more

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  5. 'X Factor': Rihanna to Guest Judge (Report)

    11:39 am 9/12/2011

    Simon Cowell tells THR that judge L.A. Reid is "expected to bring in stars." The Island Def Jam chart-topper certainly qualifies, as does Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber, Usher and more. Read more

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  6. 'The X Factor': 5 Things We Learned From Sunday's 8-Minute Promo (Video)

    6:49 pm 9/11/2011

    What awaits America when Simon Cowell's latest singing sensation premieres on September 21? Drama, attitude, inspiration and an appearance by Cheryl Cole. Read more

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  7. Angelica Cob-Baehler Leaving EMI to Join LA Reid at Epic: Sources

    4:15 pm 9/7/2011

    In her imminent return to Sony Music, the executive, who had a hand in signing Katy Perry to Capitol, is expected to move beyond publicity to marketing.Read more

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  8. What the X Is This All About?

    9:40 am 8/24/2011

    Eleventh-hour hirings, a bitter exit, an angry lawsuit by an "Idol" frenemy. Even before the U.S. version of England's most successful TV show debuts, Simon Cowell has his cherished buzz. Now, the global reality kingpin seriously unloads on his detractors and reveals his plans to get 20 million viewers. Anything less? A "disappointment," he saysRead more

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  9. 'The X Factor' Schedule Revealed

    9:19 am 8/5/2011

    The winner of the Fox singing competition series will also star in a Pepsi Super Bowl commercial.Read more

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  10. Is Sylvia Rhone Headed to Sony to Restart Portrait Records?

    5:01 pm 7/21/2011

    In the latest round of major label exits, the former head of Universal Motown looks to be following her longtime boss and mentor, Doug Morris, straight to Sony. Read more

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