|The X Factor|
|Created by||Simon Cowell|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||3|
|No. of episodes||80|
|Running time||60–150 minutes|
|Picture format||720p (16:9 HDTV)|
|Original release||September 21, 2011 –|
December 19, 2013
|Related shows||The X Factor|
The X Factor USA is an American television music competition. The winner gets a recording contract and 5 million dollars. It first aired on September 21, 2011 on Fox. There have been three winners; Melanie Amaro, Tate Stevens and Alex & Sierra.
On February 7, 2014, Fox announced that The X Factor got cancelled due to Simon Cowell, who is going to judge back at the UK version of the show.
Hosts and judges[change | change source]
The original panel consisted of Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Nicole Scherzinger and L.A. Reid. After season 1, Paula and Nicole were replaced by Demi Lovato and Britney Spears. In season 3, L.A. Reid was replaced by Kelly Rowland.
|2011||L.A. Reid||Nicole Scherzinger||Paula Abdul||Simon Cowell|
|2012||Demi Lovato||Britney Spears|
|2013||Paulina Rubio||Kelly Rowland|
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