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

1. Britney Signs on as X Factor Judge?
With some details still needing to be finalized, multiple sources report that Brit has agreed to $16 Million to judge next seasons of The X Factor. But who will fill the other seat?

2. Carrie Underwood Says She’s “An Idol Girl All the Way” — Not Judging X Factor
We think it would have been a natural choice, but Carrie’s not interested in hanging out with Simon Cowell on the other side of the stage.

3. Idol vs. Factor: Which One Makes More Money?
You might be surprised to find out the kind of ad dollars both of these behemoth talent shows rake in each year!

4. Chris Rene Performs his Single “Young Homie” (VIDEO)
Runner-up Chris Rene has been talking about his new record non-stop, but we were extra-charmed by his unplugged rendition of “Young Homie.”

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