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Lincoln's got the X Factor

X Factor winners Little Mix are going to join JLS as they perform in Lincoln.

They will also be joined by another X Factor star, Alexandra Burke, when they play at the Lincolnshire Showground on Sunday 2 September.

We've known for a little while Little Mix might join JLS and Alexandra on this summer tour, so to be able to finally confirm they are definitely taking part in all six scream-inducing, trail-blazing shows is amazing.

– Dion Clements, Tour spokesperson

Zayn's Mum - 'I Still Do His Washing'

Zayn Malik's mum talks to Calendar about her son's rise to super-stardom in America. One Direction have made music history by becoming the first British band to go straight to number one in the US billboard chart with their first release Up All Night.

Along with Zayn from Bradford the band includes Louis Tomlison from Doncaster, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Harry Styles. The group was formed by The X Factor and as ITV's Nina Nannar explains with Simon Cowell's support they've even out-done The Beatles.


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