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We’ve got all the week’s X Factor news in one place. Whether it’s contestants from seasons past or speculation about what’s coming in Season 2, look no further!

1. Simon Cowell Gives Away a Mansion

Breaking up with Simon Cowell does have its perks! SiCo gives his ex-fiance an $8M mansion, you know, for the trouble.

2. 10 Reasons Why We Think Britney Will Be A Great X Factor Judge!

She’s not toxic! We’re thinking that Britney could take The X Factor from good to great – find out why!

3. Even Simon Cowell Thinks Britney’s a “Fascinating” Choice for The X Factor

While we wait to hear that she’s signed on the dotted line, SiCo weighs in on what he thinks of Britney as a new X Factor judge.

4. 
Chris Rene Celebrates One Year Sober! 

We congratulate Chris on staying clean with a collection of photos from his recent travels promoting his new single “Young Homie.”

5. Nicole Sherzinger’s Advice to Britney: “She Just Has to be Herself”

Who better to give likely judge-to-be Britney Spears some tips on how what to expect behind the judge’s table than a former judge herself?

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