X Factor UK Headlines for 01/29/12

One Direction to appear on “iCarly”, X Factor wins at NTAs, Frankie Cocozza finishes 2nd on CBB, BGT judge Amanda Holden gives birth to a baby girl, fights for life three days.

X Factor UK season 5 winner Alexandra Burke reveals Elephant video teaser

First Listen: Marcus Collins – Seven Nation Army (debut single)

One Direction: Vote 1D at the 2012 BRIT AWARDS

Beatlemania! One Direction fans swarm airport to greet idols… and there’s plenty of girls for newly-single Harry to choose
They’ve only been famous for a year, but One Direction were welcomed with an A-list reception last night as they touched down on US soil.

The British boyband have flown across the Atlantic in a bid to crack the American market, including asupport slot on the Big Time Rush tour and a cameo stint on Nickelodeon sitcom iCandy.

An army of fans waited with placards at LAX airport – largely dominated by girls, but with a handful of boys too – hinting this year’s X Factor winners Little Mix could be in for a successful future too.
Read more: The Daily Mail

One Direction To Appear On ‘iCarly’
MTV News exclusive: the British boy band will play themselves on an episode of Miranda Cosgrove’s hit Nick show.

“iCarly” is about to feel the effects of a British Invasion. The show has just booked British boy band One Direction to appear on the fifth season of the Miranda Cosgrove-starring show.

The guys will be on set Monday to tape their appearance on the episode, during which they will be play themselves and perform “What Makes You Beautiful.”
Read more: MTV

X Factor and Gary Barlow win at National Television Awards, Dermot O’Leary hosts, Little Mix perform

Newly single Tulisa ruffles some feathers as she leads the charge in over-the-top NTAs glamour

Little Rebels: X Factor winners ignore formal dress code to rock the NTA red carpet in ripped leggings and mini skirts

Little Mix – Don’t Let Go (Live at the NTA’s 2012)

Little Mix show off a hodge podge of style: The X Factor girl group reveal their very individual taste in fashion
Having been put together as a band in the early stages, each member brought their own individual style to the X Factor table.

Something that the Little Mix girls have been keen to cling on to, despite being styled together as a group during the competition.

And last night, Jesy, Leigh-Anne, Perrie and Jade made sure their individual fashion sense was firmly on show as they attended a pre-Brit Awards dinner.
Read more: The Daily Mail

‘I’ll show him how it’s done’: Ladies man Frankie Cocozza plans a night on the pull with his TOWIE friend Kirk Norcross
Frankie Cocozza revealed plans for a night ‘on the pull’ with his newfound friend Kirk Norcross.

The disgraced X Factor singer shook off the controversy of his departure from Simon Cowell’s show last year to be voted runner-up on Celebrity Big Brother yesterday.

And the 19-year-old, who claims to have slept with over 70 women, wasted no time in plotting to continue his lothario lifestyle with his new partner in crime.
Read more: The Daily Mail

‘Simon created a world where everyone wants to get rich quick’ says Cowell’s brother Nicholas
Simon Cowell’s brother Nicholas has told how the X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent creator changed the world by contributing to a culture where ‘everyone wants to get rich quick’.

The 50-year-old property developer – two years Simon’s junior – praised his brother’s ‘unbelievable’ achievement and revealed that he ‘works hard’.

Nicholas bought his first property when he was 20 and his company, The Estate Office, recently paid £17?million for the 70-room, five-star Verta hotel and spa in Battersea.
Read more: The Daily Mail

‘She needs her own show’: Will.i.am says Cheryl Cole won’t be returning to the X Factor
He has taken her firmly under his wing since they first worked together in 2008.

And having helped her find her way after her X Factor USA sacking, Will.i.am appears to have confirmed that Cheryl Cole will not be returning to the British version of the show.

It was reported yesterday that Simon Cowell would like the Girls Aloud star to return to the judges’ panel when the talent show returns later this year.

But will.i.am – real name William Adams – said the show doesn’t figure in the plans his has for Cheryl’s future.
Read more: The Daily Mail

‘Caroline is one of the sweetest people I know’: Harry Styles confirms ‘mutual’ split from Flack
Harry Styles this morning confirmed he has split from Caroline Flack after three months of dating.

The One Direction singer, who will turn 18 on Wednesday, told fans on his Twitter page that reports of the break-up from 32-year-old presenter Caroline were true.

However, Harry hit out at reports he had ‘dumped’ The Xtra Factor host, insisting the decision was mutual.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Amanda Holden’s three-day fight for life: Mum given emergency blood tranfusions after giving birth prematurely to baby Hollie
Amanda Holden was in ‘critical condition’ for three days as she battled for life.

The mother-of-two required several emergency blood transfusions after coming close to death while giving birth to her second daughter.

Baby Hollie Rose – who was born on Monday by Caesarean section at a London hospital – and was immediately put on a respirator in a special care unit.

She weighed in at 6lb 1oz and is said to be ‘healthy’.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Amanda Holden did not see new baby Hollie Rose for three days after birth
Amanda Holden did not see her newborn baby daughter for the first three days of her life, it was revealed last night.

The Britain’s Got Talent judge, 40, went into labour a month early on Monday and her baby Hollie Rose was delivered later that day by emergency caesarean.

She was kept apart from newborn daughter for three days while she recovered in intensive care in hospital, where she was deemed to be in a ‘critical condition’.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Amanda Holden’s husband Chris publicly thanks doctors after her three-day fight for life
Amanda Holden’s husband Chris Hughes has expressed his gratitude to doctors who saved his wife’s life after she ‘nearly died’ during the birth of their daughter Hollie Rose.

Holden, 40, gave birth to her second child on Monday but spent three days in a critical condition.

The actress is now stable after being treated in an intensive care unit but is expected to take a while to recover.
Read more: The Daily Mail

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Irish Charts
4 Olly Murs – Dance With Me Tonight
8 Little Mix – Cannonball
19 One Direction – One Thing
25 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
29 Cher Lloyd – Want U Back
36 One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful

2 One Direction – Up All Night
3 Olly Murs – In Case You Didn’t Know
28 Jedward – Victory
32 Rebecca Ferguson – Heaven
38 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
40 Cher Lloyd – Sticks + Stones
54 JLS – Jukebox

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The Official Charts
1 Cover Drive – Twilight
8 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
13 Olly Murs – Dance With Me Tonight
36 One Direction – One Thing
38 Cher Lloyd – Want U Back
39 JLS – Do You Feel What I Feel
44 One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful
58 Olly Murs – Heart Skips A Beat (feat. Rizzle Kicks)
68 Little Mix – Cannonball
83 Kelly Clarkson – Mr. Know It All
100 Will Young – Jealousy

1 Ed Sheeran – +
11 Olly Murs – In Case You Didn’t Know
18 One Direction – Up All Night
34 Rebecca Ferguson – Heaven
36 JLS – Jukebox
38 Will Young – Echoes
41 Cher Lloyd – Sticks + Stones
42 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
56 Matt Cardle – Letters
60 Olly Murs – Olly Murs

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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.