X Factor UK Headlines for 09/16/11

JLS, Cher Lloyd and Jedward announce new singles, Cheryl Cole visits troops in Afganistan and blows up Simon Cowell dummy, Robbie Williams appears naked in front of X Factor wannabes, Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Rowland pick TOP 4 girls, Susan Boyle releases album promo, Ronan Parke debuts his first music video.

JLS announce their next single from their 3rd album – “Take A Chance On Me”

Exclusive: Cher Lloyd unveils new single ‘With Ur Love’ artwork
Cher Lloyd – With Ur Love (feat. Mike Posner) World premiere: Wednesday 21st September after 4pm on Radio 1. Video: 09/23 iTunes: 10/30

Jedward’s third single from Victory is “Wow Oh Wow”. It was co-written by JLS.

Fight For This Country: Cheryl Cole dons army fatigues as she trains with British troops on ‘awe inspiring’ trip to Afghanistan
She donned a variety of camouflage-style outfits when she was promoting her summer anthem Fight For This Love.

But yesterday Cheryl Cole wore the army colours for a different reason, as she became the new forces’ sweetheart while visiting British troops in Afghanistan.

The 28-year-old star flew out to Camp Bastion in the Helmand province on Tuesday night on a visit to mark 10 years of British operations in the country.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Cheryl Cole in Afghanistan: Singer blows up Simon Cowell dummy in soldiers’ cheeky prank
CHERYL Cole makes a pal for life in the Afghan desert yesterday as she gives a thirsty bomb-sniffer dog a glug of water.

And black labrador Ammo wasn’t the only one lapping up the star’s attention – as her morale-boosting trip went with a bang.

In a cheeky stunt organised by Army explosive experts, the Girls Aloud singer got to blow up a dummy of Simon Cowell.
Read more: The Mirror

Robbie Williams naked in front of X Factor wannabes
ROBBIE Williams shocked X Factor wannabes by prancing NAKED in front of them with just palm leaves covering his tackle.

The saucy singer came up with the prank when he revealed himself as guest coach for the eight hopefuls in the talent show’s “boys” category.

The lads’ mentor, Rob’s Take That bandmate Gary Barlow, had no idea it was going to happen — and was equally taken aback.
Read more: The Sun

X Factor 2011: Check out Kelly Rowland and Jennifer Hudson at judges houses!
Kelly Rowland took American Idol star Jennifer Hudson to help her out at judges houses in Miami last week and we have to say, we don;t think she could have chosen a better assistant.
Read more: UnrealityTV.co.uk

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Susan Boyle releases album promo ahead of new record Someone To Watch Over Me
She shot to fame when she appeared on Britain’s Got Talent and has since made millions thanks to her truly incredible voice.

Now, after her first two albums I Dreamed a Dream and The Gift dominated global charts selling over 14 million copies in 14 months, Susan Boyle is back with her highly-anticipated new album Someone To Watch Over Me.

On the new album, due for release on Monday 7th November, Susan has specifically chosen songs that emotionally reflect the life stories of the people who have written her fan letters from around the world.
Read more: The Daily Mail

Ronan Parke premieres debut music video ‘A Thousand Miles’ – watch
Ronan Parke has premiered his first music video online.

The Britain’s Got Talent star, who released ‘A Thousand Miles’ earlier this week, has revealed the accompanying video on his official Vevo page.

The track is a cover of Vanessa Carlton’s 2001 hit and will appear on Parke’s forthcoming self-titled debut album, which will be available on October 24.
Watch: Digital Spy

One Direction: What Makes Flew Beautiful: The Sun joins X Factor finalists for a whistlestop UK tour
FOR most people, being chased by 500 screaming girls would be pretty terrifying, but for One Direction it is becoming a near-daily occurrence.

The lads were mobbed by hordes of fans in every city they visited on a flying tour of Britain this week to launch their debut single, What Makes You Beautiful.

And in Glasgow the five X Factor finalists had a lucky escape as they left a store signing.

I was with One Direction as their Mercedes van pulled away from the HMV shop and police struggled to hold back the girls.
Read more: The Sun

One Direction: Chart stars in their own words
NOT since Take That in the Nineties have pop fans gone as insane for a boyband as they have for One Direction.

The baby-faced five, who finished third in last year’s X Factor, are on course to score a massive No1 on Sunday with their debut single, What Makes You Beautiful. The track is the most pre-ordered single in download HISTORY and had already hit the top of the iTunes chart by Monday.

Now you can read the lads’ stories, in their own words, exclusively in The Sun. Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Niall Horan reveal childhood memories and secrets every fan wants to know.
Read more: The Sun

ONE Direction will surprise doubters with songsmith Ed Sheeran giving them a sound no-one is expecting on their upcoming debut album.

The lads look sure to have the fastest-selling single of the year this week with What Makes You Beautiful heading for No 1 – and the B-side Na Na Na is also set to crack the Top 5.

Meanwhile Suffolk superstar Ed, 20, is set to top the album charts with +.
Read more: The Daily Star

One Direction’s flash new pad
ONE Direction weren’t exaggerating when they were talking about their ‘amazing’ new London home earlier this week.

Some pictures from inside have emerged today and it’s pretty impressive viewing.
Read more: The Sun

One Direction, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran join BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards 2011
One Direction, Jason Derulo and Ed Sheeran are among the acts who have joined the lineup for BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards.

It was previously announced that ‘All About Tonight’ star Pixie Lott would headline the upcoming event, which celebrates the achievements of inspirational teenagers. The event will be hosted by Nick Grimshaw and The Saturdays’ Mollie King.

X Factor boyband One Direction will be joined by fellow contestant Cher Lloyd, while hip-hop duo Rizzle Kicks and the now-solo Joe Jonas will also perform at the Wembley Arena event on October 9.
Read more: Digital Spy

One Direction, JLS and The Saturdays celebrate Niall’s 18th birthday
Pictures here: The Daily Mail

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