I've now got to break away from the X Factor, which is fundamentally cheese and regarded as so by anyone and everyone in the industry."In 2014 he tellingly released an album titled, Forgotten Man, which failed to chart.He then followed it up with a book about his time on The X Factor, titled Getting Over the X, which slated Cowell and co and became a hit on Amazon.From penning books about feuding with the show's founder Simon Cowell, to drug addiction, homophobic scandals and high-profile splits, it's been a rocky road for some of the reality graduates.
A source told the newspaper: "Doctors told him it would be too quick for him to return to work just 48 hours after a serious medical episode."So he’s getting so much needed rest and will be watching the X Factor at home with Eric and Lauren."Alesha knows what she’s doing and will be a good representative of Simon’s views."As host Dermot O'Leary introduced the judges on Saturday night, he told the audience: "At least three of them made it." He then looked in the camera adding: "Get well soon boss, hope to see you fighting fit very soon."Dermot then went to the judging panel to speak to remaining judges Nicole Scherzinger, Sharon Osborne and Louis Walsh. "The presenter then joked: "Who put banana skin at the top of the stairs?
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