X Factor UK Headlines for 05/13/12

Rebecca Ferguson breaks her leg and performs on BGT, One Direction start recording their sophomore album in Sweden, release live music video for “More Than This”. Jedward release new single for Euro 2012.

‘I had a bit of a night out and fell over’: Rebecca Ferguson ignores doctors’ orders to appear on BGT after breaking her leg while partying
It was her big night to shine after signing up to be the star act performing on Britain’s Got Talent this evening.

And although she wowed with her vocal skills, Rebecca Ferguson also stood out for another reason.

The former X Factor star had to perform with her leg up on a stool because she broke it earlier this week while partying on a night out.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Rebecca Ferguson – Teach Me How To Be Loved – Britain’s Got Talent 2012

Baby, you light up my world like nobody else! Niall Horan’s mother beams with pride as her famous son has rare day off at home
It seems Niall Horan has finally had a day off from world domination.

The One Direction star was seen returning to his home turf in Ireland for a little family bonding.

The 18-year-old’s proud mother looked elated to have her son back after months of gallivanting in the US and Australia with bandmates Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson.
Read more: The Daily Mail

1D’s Harry’s a check-mate
The five-piece are settling back into life at home after a spectacular tour of the US which saw them scoop a No.1 album with debut offering Up All Night.

The boys will soon take over toy stores too as they get their own mini-me dolls made for fans to buy in time for Christmas.

It looks like things aren’t going to calm down for the boys any time soon either.

Harry tweeted his thousands of fans: “Just been looking at the diary, we’re working out the dates to bring our tour to you in Europe in 2013 :).”
Read more: The Sun

One Direction off to Sweden
ONE Direction are back to work again after a week and a half off.

The band are getting ready to record their second album in Stockholm.

They hope to recreate the success of first album Up All Night, also made in the Swedish capital.

Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles and Liam Payne have booked several days of studio time with different Swedish producers.
Read more: The Sun

Toys R them! One Direction dolls to be made
ONE Direction are set to become playthings.

Toy maker Hasbro is to manufacture dolls and mini-figures of the five-strong outfit — and they should be in the shops in time for Christmas.

And what better gift could you wish for in your stocking in the festive season than a pint-sized Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Liam Payne or Louis Tomlinson.

Hasbro believes that demand for the toys will be massive as the band continue to enjoy phenomenal worldwide success.
Read more: The Sun

One Direction – More Than This – Music Video (3rd single in Australia)

Jedward – Put The Green Cape On – Look for Louis Walsh :)

Feeling a little flat: Tulisa’s live BGT performance (and wardrobe) slammed by viewers
Tulisa was on a high last night, celebrating her debut solo single going to number one and performing the track to much fanfare on one of the biggest shows on television live.

But while the singer was toasting the performance with all of her showbiz friends at a party after Britain’s Got Talent, the claws were coming out on social networking sites.

The 23-year-old’s live performance was widely slammed by viewers on Twitter, who ridiculed her singing ability and also her outfit choice.

Read more: The Daily Mail

Tulisa – Young – BGT

Out for drinks with the Boss! Tulisa parties with her ‘little muffins’ Little Mix after BGT performance
She has only been spotted with her ‘little muffins’ a handful of times since they won X Factor in December.

But nevertheless, Little Mix were out in force to support their mentor Tulisa last night following her performance on Britain’s Got Talent.

The girl group attended a party for the singer at The Rose club in London.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Simon Cowell vows he will woo Dannii Minogue back to X Factor
Less than three weeks after Simon Cowell’s secret relationship with Dannii Minogue was revealed, he has asked her to take her old job back as an X Factor judge.

Dannii is now weighing up returning to the show where the unlikely couple began a heated relationship four years ago.

Crucially, ITV and the show’s producers say Dannii will be able to combine the job with her existing role on Australia’s Got Talent. She’s also expected to receive an increase on her £700,000 deal from 2010.
Read more: The Daily Mail

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Irish Charts
3 Jedward – Put The Green Cape On
4 Carly Rae Jepsen – Call Me Maybe
7 Tulisa – Young
31 Jedward – Waterline
41 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
43 One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful
49 Olly Murs – Dance With Me Tonight
53 Olly Murs – Oh My Goodness
65 One Direction – One Thing

5 One Direction – Up All Night
16 Olly Murs – In Case You Didn’t Know
59 Jedward – Victory
64 Rebecca Ferguson – Heaven

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The Official Charts
1 Rita Ora – R.I.P. (feat. Tinie Tempah)
2 Tulisa – Young
3 Carly Rae Jepsen
54 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
65 Olly Murs – Oh My Goodness
67 Olly Murs – Dance With Me Tonight
74 One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful

1 Keane – Strangeland
6 Rebecca Ferguson – Heaven
7 Olly Murs – In Case You Didn’t Know
29 One Direction – Up All Night
56 Will Young – Echoes
62 Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
89 Olly Murs – Olly Murs

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