Looking for a classic X Factor moment? Look no further than the time that not one but TWO of our biggest ever boybands took to the stage for a pop-tastic head-to-head: ladies and gents, it's JLS vs One Direction!
Are you the next big thing? Do you have what it takes to sell out a packed arena? Then we've been out to find you! This year The X Factor auditions visited a massive 43 towns and cities across the country – more places than we’ve ever visited before - looking for the girl, boy, over 25 or group that would make 2014 their year.
Applications have now closed for The X Factor 2014, but here's a look at what was going down at the open auditions...
For the eleventh year running The X Factor returns to primetime ITV and ITV2 to entertain the nation.
Wannabe pop stars across the country are preparing to brave the panel of judges and the British public and stake their claim to the winner’s title. And we can promise you series 11 is set to be breathtakingly brilliant. Simon and Cheryl have already revealed they'll be taking up their judges' chairs again, but who and what else can we get excited about as the competition kicks off?
Watch this space for the hottest announcements about our two other judges and even more exclusives over the next few months!
We had some great times over the last series of X Factor, didn’t we?
We laughed, we cried, we even watched a few performances from behind a cushion. Basically, the tenth series was seriously awesome, so we asked YOU to tell us about your top 10 moments of the series – and what a list you provided us with! We’ve narrowed them all down to a Top 10:
Watch the officially crowned X Factor 2013 queen Sam Bailey get a little help from her friends as she belts out her winner's single: a cover of the Demi Lovato ballad Skyscraper.
If I was getting beaten by anybody, it was going to be Sam
... Sam Bailey! Relive this totes emotional moment where she found out she was picking up the top prize (after clocking more than a massive one million votes) in 2013.