It’s been revealed that Sharon Osbourne is to return to the X Factor this year! Sharon will take the Tulisa’s spot on the judging panel for the 10th anniversary year of the X Factor.
The news of Sharon’s return came just a few hours after Tulisa tweeted that she would not be returning to the show. Simon Cowell said of the news: ‘Three words I never thought I’d say… Welcome back Sharon!’
Although the last time Sharon was a judge on the show was 6 years ago, she has returned regularly as a guest mentor to help Louis Walsh choose his acts for the live shows.
Sharon has said that she ‘can’t wait to give Gary Barlow a big hug, sit next to the gorgeous Nicole, and of course throw water on dear Louis’. We reckon there might be fireworks!
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Tulisa broke the news to her followers on Twitter that she wouldn’t be returning on Monday. She tweeted: ‘Just wanted to let you all know that I won’t be part of the X Factor panel this year. I’ve had a great time on the show, but this year it’s time to do something different. I’d like to thank everyone on The X Factor for two amazing years. Stay tuned as I have a very exciting announcement soon!’
Well, we can’t wait to see how they all get on!
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