X Factor UK Headlines for 11/06/16

Which X Factor series has produced the most No1 hits? James Arthur scores his first #1 album, Little Mix hold the #1 single for the 3rd week in a row.

‘I lost so much weight I became ill’: Zayn Malik admits he developed ‘serious’ eating disorder during One Direction days in shock revelation from autobiography
Former One Direction star Zayn Malik has revealed he developed a ‘serious’ eating disorder during his five year stint in the boyband.

The 23-year-old Pillowtalk hitmaker is set to release his eponymous autobiography in which he discusses the terrifying condition in which he reveals he was not concerned about his weight but merely attempting to gain control.

In quotes obtained by The Sun, Zayn candidly admits he made himself extremely ill and would often go up to three days straight without consuming any food after the strains of the job badly affected his eating patterns.
Read more: Daily Mail

‘I was in f**king bits’: Zayn Malik quit One Direction after being left ‘ill’ and ‘in a bad place’ as his engagement to Perrie Edwards collapsed
Zayn has revealed the moment he decided to leave One Direction – during a concert in Hong Kong.

In his new autobiography, the 23-year-old says he was ‘in f******g bits’ when he made the decision back in March 2015, while his relationship with Perrie Edwards was collapsing.

‘I had been in a bad place for a while and I didn’t see myself getting out of it unless I made a change,’ he writes. ‘My relationship with my fiancee Perrie was breaking down. To make matters worse, there were so many crazy stories flying around in the newspapers about us.’
Read more: Daily Mail

‘I know you kissed her’: Perrie Edwards takes ANOTHER swipe at ex Zayn Malik as she sings about ‘cheating and lying’ boyfriend in new Little Mix hit
The last two Little Mix songs have been thought to feature subtle digs at Zayn Malik.

But Perrie Edwards does not seem to be stopping there with the swipes at her ex-fiancé – as their new track appears to refer once again to a ‘cheating and lying’ boyfriend.

According to The Sun, the 23-year-old sings about a girl who knows her boyfriend is being unfaithful in the new hit, entitled F.U. – perhaps marking another gibe at the former 1D star, who she split from two years ago.
Read more: Daily Mail

The late-X Factor! Reigning champ Louisa Johnson displays her enviable legs in saucy PVC hotpants as she performs at G-A-Y
Since winning the X Factor in 2015, Louisa Johnson has pushed the fashion boundaries with a number of raunchy ensembles.

Not one to shy away from flaunting her incredible lean figure, the 18-year-old was sure to turn heads as she displayed her never-ending pins in a pair of high-waisted PVC hotpants as she performed at London’s G-A-Y on Saturday night.

The blonde bombshell flashed her enviable lithe limbs in the daring latex shorts which featured a waist cinching skinny belt as she rocked the venue with her new single So Good.
Read more: Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: ‘I want the fairytale’… X Factor star Rebecca Ferguson reveals how she combines chart-topping success with bringing up her children
She became a household name after reaching second place on the seventh series of the X Factor and credits her tough childhood with helping her rise to the top.

But Rebecca Ferguson, 30, told MailOnline that finding real love would be the icing on the cake, during an exclusive interview to publicise the NSPCC’s Little Stars Christmas Campaign.

The 30-year-old singer and mother of three said: ‘Dating is hard but every girl dreams of finding The One.’
Read more: Daily Mail

‘I was an emotional wreck when I saw her’: X Factor’s Carolynne Good, 36, marries cricketer David Willey, 26, in intimate ceremony with Lucy Jo-Hudson as her bridesmaid
Former X Factor contestant Carolynne Good has married cricketer David Willey in a romantic ceremony.

David, 26, said he was an ’emotional wreck’ when he saw his bride-to-be Carolynne, 36, walking down the aisle.

The Yorkshire County Cricket Club player married the songstress during an intimate ritual in Leeds.
Read more: Daily Mail

Not enough Gs for Honey: Controversial X Factor act ‘unable to pay £1,000 debt after business goes bust’ while she pursues her rap dream
She’s the self-styled rapper with a penchant for jaunty baseball caps, colourful shell suits and frequently questionable interpretations of mainstream hip hop classics.

But while Honey G continues to entertain fans with her weekly performances on long running talent show The X Factor, the recruitment agency she left behind in order to pursue her rap dream has reportedly gone bust, owing thousands to creditors.

The Sunday People claim Honey – real name Anna Georgette Gilford – hired Yorkshire based company Intelligent Business Transfer to sell five-year old agency ARG Search in July, shortly after auditions for the thirteenth series of the ITV show got underway.
Read more: Daily Mail

Which X Factor series has produced the most No1 hits?
The answer might surprise you…

Love it, hate it, or used-to-love-it-and-now-can’t-decide, during its 12 years on British television, The X Factor has produced some world-class popstars, and with it some huge pop hits.

From Leona Lewis and JLS to One Direction and Little Mix, the show has so far produced 42 No1 singles in the UK as well as 58 UK chart hits. Now we know why Simon Cowell is so smug.

But which series of The X Factor has produced the most hits? We’ve taken a look at the chart data to rank all 12 series from no subsequent UK chart-toppers at all, to the most No1 successes.
Read more: Digital Spy

James Arthur scores his first Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart: “It’s the ultimate sense of achievement”
Plus there are 13 more new entries including Madness, Jack Savoretti and Tove Lo.

James Arthur’s incredible comeback is complete today as he lands straight in at Number 1 on this week’s Official Albums Chart.

The singer-songwriter’s second album Back From The Edge debuts at the top with combined sales of 41,000. The record includes the single Say You Won’t Let You, which hit the top spot for three weeks in September/October.
Read more: The OCC

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The Official Charts
1 Little Mix – Shout Out To My Ex
2 James Arthur – Say You Won’t Let Go
20 Louisa Johnson – So Good
24 Niall Horan – This Town
37 Fifth Harmony – That’s My Girl
54 Olly Murs – Grow Up
61 Little Mix – You Gotta Not
66 Clean Bandit – Tears (feat. Louisa Johnson)
83 Olly Murs – You Don’t Know Love
87 Fifth Harmony – All In My Head (Flex) (feat. Fetty Wap)
90 Fifth Harmony – Work From Home (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)

1 James Arthur – Back From the Edge
27 Little Mix – Get Weird
54 Rebecca Ferguson – Superwoman

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