Posts Tagged: simon cowell

INTERVIEW: Niall Horan On Moving At His Own Pace And New Solo Album

Since 2010, Niall Horan has been on quite the rollercoaster. The Irish-born singer first came to fame on “The X-Factor” across the pond, where Simon Cowell hatched the bright idea to pair him and four other contestants together. What followed was a phenomenon: five chart-topping albums, sold-out stadium tours and millions upon millions of screaming… Read more »

INTERVIEW: Calum Scott On Impressing Simon Cowell And Costing His Company $300,000

“Britain’s Got Talent” singer Calum Scott stopped by to chat about his breakout single, a cover of Robyn’s “Dancing On My Own.” Scott also shared his experience singing in front of Simon Cowell, meeting Lady Gaga and working in the HR department of a company overseas.

INTERVIEW: It Took Leona Lewis Almost Two Years To Do This…

On September 4, 2014, Leona Lewis wrote a letter to her fans. Posted via a snapshot on Twitter, the singer talked about a “rollercoaster year” and “taking the huge step away from Syco and Sony.” Syco Entertainment is Simon Cowell’s record label; Lewis landed with Cowell after winning “The X-Factor” in the UK over eight… Read more »

INTERVIEW: ‘X-Factor’ Judge Kelly Rowland Conscious Of Becoming An Internet Meme

It certainly isn’t easy spending your career in the limelight, especially in the day of instant reaction on Twitter and instant meme-ification on Tumblr. “The X-Factor” judge Kelly Rowland is well-aware of this. “Sometimes it’s really hard for me to hide my facial expressions because… it’s hard,” Rowland tried to explain during a chat at… Read more »

INTERVIEW: Carly Rose Sonenclar To Headine NYC Show For First Time

Most 14 year-olds aren’t taking time off of school to do press surrounding their first headlining concert. Of course, Carly Rose Sonenclar isn’t your typical teenager. “The Westchester, NY-native and “X-Factor” runner-up will play the Best Buy Theater on August 10. “On the way here I was driving by, and I drove past the Best… Read more »

INTERVIEW: Little Mix Prepares to Take States By Storm

There hasn’t been a girl group to take over the United States since a void was left by the Pussycat Dolls and Danity Kane. UK quartet Little Mix is looking to change that. “I do find it really strange,” responded singer Jesy Nelson of the idea that there hasn’t been a popular girl band in… Read more »

INTERVIEW: Westchester’s Carly Rose Sonenclar Prepares Debut LP

Good news for “Carly’s Angels” – the name given to fans of Carly Rose Sonenclar. It seems “The X-Factor” runner-up will have no problem releasing her album to the masses. “I’m in pre-production on my album,” Sonenclar told me inside the Hard Rock Café in Times Square. The Westchester-native attended J-14’s Little Mix showcase. “I… Read more »

LIFE & STYLE’S JORDI LIPPE: Justin Bieber, Simon Cowell, Kim Kardashian

Life & Style Weekly reports in the magazine’s latest edition that Jusitn Bieber and Selena Gomez may be on the rocks after a woman’s claim that Bieber fathered her child. Senior News Editor Jordi Lippe also chatted about Simon Cowell and Kim Kardashian on “The Ralphie Radio Show.”

AUDIO: Entertainment Reporter Jill Wilderman on ‘The X-Factor’

The stars were out Wednesday evening with the Hollywood premiere of “The X-Factor” – set to debut on Fox next week. Entertainment Reporter Jill Wilderman was at the event and chatted about it on “The Ralphie Radio Show.”Jill explained why “X-Factor” will resonate with America, like it already has overseas.Check out Jill’s blog here and… Read more »