X Factor UK Headlines for 01/10/16

X Factor judge Cheryl is apparently divorcing her second husband.

Zayn Malik Speaks Out in Revealing Billboard Cover Story: ‘I’m Not Censoring Myself Anymore’
In 2015, Zayn Malik abruptly quit One Direction, broke off a fairy-tale pop-star engagement and overdid the hair dye. Now, as he wraps up his long-simmering creative statement, the boy band outlier aims to prove that he has been his own man all along.
Read more: Billboard

‘She was a beautiful person and will be missed dearly’: Heartbroken Zayn Malik posts sweet tribute as grandmother passes away
Zayn Malik has paid tribute to his beloved grandmother after she passed away.

Taking to his social media sites on Wednesday, the former One Direction star tweeted: ‘Thank you for your support and love .. My grandma was a beautiful person and will be missed dearly x.’

The news was initially announced earlier on in the day after his younger sister, Waliyha Azad, shared a sweet photograph of their grandmother on her Instagram page.
Read more: Daily Mail

One big happy Family Guy! One Direction to reunite during hiatus after landing cameo role in hit comedy animation
They went on a hiatus at the end of last year.

But One Direction’s love of Family Guy will see them reform once more during their break as the boys are set to star on an upcoming episode of the much-loved comedy animation.

The boy band – comprised of Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson – are set to make an appearance on the popular series that will see character Chris run for homecoming king.
Read more: Daily Mail

The Black Magic touch! Little Mix put on a sultry display on Secret Love Song single cover as they celebrate Get Weird going platinum and outselling One Direction
As another successful band hailed from The X Factor, they’re often compared to One Direction.

But after releasing a string of hits last year, Little Mix have finally overtaken their predecessors, selling more albums than the world famous boyband in 2015.

And the girls – Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jesy Nelson – have even more reasons to celebrate, with their third album, Get Weird, going platinum.
Read more: Daily Mail

‘We don’t get that much male attention:’ Little Mix insist they never get ‘chatted up’ as they speak out on their changing fan base
They may be Britain’s biggest girlband, but they have a Little confession to make.

Little Mix reckon they hardly get any male attention.

Jesy Nelson, 24, has told the Daily Star: ‘We don’t get that much male attention. We get a few wolf whistles which is lovely and then backstage we’re all like: ‘Oh my god, did you hear that wolf whistle?’ But honestly, that’s about it!’
Read more: Daily Mail

Alexandra Burke to star in Sister Act UK tour!
She’s fabulous baby! Alexandra Burke will star as Deloris Van Cartier in the national tour of Sister Act.

Directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood, the new production will open at the Curve Leicester on 30th July 2016.

Musical supervision and arrangements are by Sarah Travis. Further casting and tour dates are to be announced.

Burke said: ““I’m over the moon to be given the opportunity to play the wonderful Deloris in Sister Act. It’s such an iconic role and a part I’ve always wanted to play. I love touring the UK and I’m thrilled to be working with Craig and his amazing creative team. I can’t wait to get started!”
Read more: West End Frame

Life’s a beach! Shirtless Olly Murs shows off his abs in blue swim shorts as he jumps in the sea with his friends on Barbados break
He’s made a few hearts skip a beat with his boyish good looks and charm.

And Olly Murs no doubt sent more pulses racing as he stripped off to a pair of blue swim shorts in Barbados on Monday, flaunting his blossoming six pack.

The X Factor host, 31, put on a handsome display as he went for a dip in the sea, unable to keep the smile off his face as he joked around with his friends.
Read more: Daily Mail

X Factor winner Louisa Johnson looks smitten as she enjoys a romantic evening out with new boyfriend Daniel Elliott
She is riding high following her success on X Factor.

But the talent show’s youngest-ever winner, Louisa Johnson, seemed besotted by her boyfriend when she dined out with him on Friday.

The 17-year-old blonde was spotted with Daniel Elliott at Prezzo restaurant in Lakeside Shopping Centre, where she could barely keep her hands off him.
Read more: Daily Mail

‘Are they getting married?’ Loved-up Stevi Ritchie sparks social media frenzy after sharing shot of fiancée Chloe-Jasmine in wedding dress
Many have questioned the credibility of their X Factor-produced romance.

Yet Stevi Ritchie and Chloe-Jasmine defied the odds when they became engaged in July, after meeting on the ITV talent show in 2014, and led fans to believe they had secretly tied the knot.

The 35-year-old singer shared a stunning image with his pretty fiancée, 24, in which they were both sporting wedding wear – leading to a frenzy from fans speculating that the pair had wed.
Read more: Daily Mail

Revealed: Cheryl Fernandez-Versini to divorce French husband as X Factor judge has had ‘enough of his jealousy’
WORLD EXCLUSIVE: Jean-Bernard didn’t like his wife spending time with other men… or her beloved pet DOGS

CHERYL Fernandez-Versini is to divorce for the second time, citing her French husband Jean-Bernard’s “unreasonable behaviour”.

The Sun on Sunday can reveal the X Factor judge is lodging divorce papers seeking to formally to end their volatile 19-month marriage.

Fight For This Love singer Cheryl, 32, wants a quickie divorce from the playboy restaurateur after becoming fed up with his jealousy.

It is understood the former Girls Aloud star has been unhappy that Jean-Bernard, 35, who Cheryl and close friends call JB, didn’t like her spending time with other men.
Read more: The Sun

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Irish Charts
1 Justin Bieber – Love Yourself
6 Fleur East – Sax
8 One Direction – History
14 One Direction – Perfect
24 Little Mix – Love Me Like You
31 One Direction – Drag Me Down
52 Little Mix – Black Magic
54 Sigma – Coming Home (feat. Rita Ora)
55 Olly Murs – Kiss Me
99 Kygo – Here For You (feat. Ella Henderson)
100 Fifth Harmony – Worth It (feat. Kid Ink)

1 Justin Bieber – Purpose
4 One Direction – Made in the A.M.
7 Little Mix – Get Weird
34 Fleur East – Love, Sax and Flashbacks
41 Olly Murs – Never Been Better
90 One Direction – Four

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The Official Charts
1 Justin Bieber – Love Yourself
7 One Direction – History
11 Fleur East – Sax
18 Sigma – Coming Home (feat. Rita Ora)
23 Little Mix – Love Me Like You
24 One Direction – Perfect
32 Olly Murs – Kiss Me
40 One Direction – Drag Me Down
51 Little Mix – Black Magic
66 Little Mix – Secret Love Song (feat. Jason Derulo)

1 Adele – 25
6 Little Mix – Get Weird
7 One Direction – Made in the A.M.
19 Olly Murs – Never Been Better
42 Fleur East – Love, Sax and Flashbacks
49 Ben Haenow – Ben Haenow
90 Carrie Underwood – Storyteller

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I recently graduated from the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana, Slovenia. In my free time I like to read books, watch TV and listen to music. I'm also a huge cat lover. I cover X Factor UK for MJsBigBlog.com.