Mike Hough news

Samantha X Factor's Samantha Lavery slated for 'horrible' song choice as Simon Cowell gets nasty

Simon Cowell goes on the warpath on The X Factor 2016 tonight.

©Thames / Syco X Factor's Mike Hough compares Simon Cowell to Santa Claus

X Factor's Mike Hough has compared getting a yes from Simon Cowell to a kid meeting Santa Claus.

©Thames / Syco X Factor 2016: Mike Hough out to prove Simon Cowell wrong after 2009 rejection

Mike Hough has said he's hoping to prove Simon Cowell wrong after returning to The X Factor.

©Thames / Syco X Factor 2016: Mike Hough sings for the judges in final auditions

Mike Hough closed the X Factor 2016 auditions tonight with a MAJOR performance.

©Thames / Syco Mike Hough's first X Factor audition where Simon Cowell said he'd never be good enough

Mike Hough wowed The X Factor 2016 judges in tonight's show but the panel haven't always been fans.