British singing competition in which contestants sing cover songs to try and impress judges and voting viewers.

 

Release date:4 September 2004 (USA)
Genre:Reality-TV, Music
Network: ITV 1&2 (UK)
Stars: Louis Walsh, Simon Cowell, Dermot O’Leary

 

“The X Factor UK” returns to the jury for its fourteenth season with seasoned judges Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne and Nicole Scherzinger. Also back to the host of the series is Dermot O’Leary. Hopes should prevail through two sets of prizes before advancing to subsequent competitions, including bootcamps and live performances before the full sands. After the finale, a singer or group is awarded as a winner and receives a recording contract with Cowell’s label, Syco Music. Non-winning participants can also benefit from the fact that they appear in the series. sometimes even well-known names in the music industry.