Tag: X-Factor

Op-Ed: The Downfall of Singing Competition Shows

Op-Ed: The Downfall of Singing Competition Shows

Competition shows have had their run of popularity throughout the early 2000s. Prominent artists like One Direction, Fifth Harmony, and even Kelly Clarkson gained fame from appearing on shows like American Idol and X-Factor. However, the popularity of such shows is beginning to fizzle as the idea/plot of the shows is becoming robotic and formulaic.

Little Mix Empowering Women Around the World

Little Mix Empowering Women Around the World

You may have heard of Little Mix from the British version of the X-Factor. Since 2011, this girl group has gained popularity for their wide range of music and catchy lyrics. Jesy Nelson, Perrie Edwards, Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock are the artists behind the well-known music group that has empowered women of all ages.

X Factor UK Winners Little Mix Break America with Debut Album

X Factor UK Winners Little Mix Break America with Debut Album

UK all-girl pop band Little Mix landed in the States this week to promote the release of their debut album, DNA, which has been a big hit overseas with hit singles “Wings” and “Cannonball.” Band members Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall—who won in the 2011 season of X Factor UK—greeted fans […]

War of the Reality TV Singing Contests!

War of the Reality TV Singing Contests!

The primetime television airwaves are filled with so many good talent competitions these days that it was only a matter of time until they got snippy with each other! Simon Cowell, ex-judge on American Idol and current judge on The X-Factor, had previously come out with a Twitter suggestion about an ultimate singing competition between […]

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