L.A. Reid Departing The X Factor

Another “Over 25” has fallen on The X Factor — and this time, it’s L.A. Reid. When Fox’s other reality singing competition returns for Season 3, the major-label exec and noted record producer — who threw a hissy fit when he was assigned the oldest group of contestants during the show’s current installment — won’t be on the panel. READ MORE


X Factor Exclusive Video: L.A. Reid Says, 'This Year, It's More About the Talent Than the Judges'

The X Factor‘s Season 2 premiere is only a few days away, and there’s good news for fans who felt like the show’s maiden voyage spent too much time on dewy closeups of glistening teardrops falling from Nicole Shoobeedooby’s false eyelashes. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO