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Behind the scenes: Robbie and Simon X Factor 2018: Simon Cowell admits his fears over signing Robbie Williams

Simon Cowell has admitted he had fears inviting Robbie Williams to join The X Factor.

The X Factor 2018 girls X Factor 2018 Judges' Houses recap: Simon Cowell's Girls face their toughest audience yet

Judges' Houses kicked off on The X Factor 2018 tonight, with Simon Cowell picking his top four Girls at a party packed with music industry heavyweights.

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 16 X Factor spoilers: Simon Cowell's guest stars for judges' houses 'revealed'

Simon Cowell is set to be joined by a whole host of guests for judges' houses on The X Factor.

Tre Amici. X Factor 2018: Tre Amici make it through after refusing to split for Simon Cowell

Trio Tre Amici made it through tonight's X Factor 2018 auditions after refusing to split for Simon Cowell.

Aaliyah and Acacia. X Factor 2018: Simon Cowell pairs up two contestants to make new duo

Simon Cowell formed a brand new duo in tonight's X Factor auditions.

©Thames/Syco The X Factor 2018: Anthony Russell's audition DID get a yes from Louis Tomlinson

Anthony Russell's emotional audition for The X Factor 2018 DID get a yes from Louis Tomlinson after he was prompted by Simon Cowell, it has emerged.

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 25 X Factor and Britain's Got Talent could move channels as Simon Cowell says he has 'three offers on the table'

The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent could move channels at the end of next year.

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 21 Simon Cowell "feels like Louis Walsh" on The X Factor 2018 thanks to Ayda Williams

Simon Cowell claims Ayda Williams is such a good judge on The X Factor 2018 that he's been left "feeling like Louis Walsh".

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 7 Simon Cowell admits he was "so late" finding judges for The X Factor 2018

Simon Cowell has admitted that the surprise addition of Ayda Williams to The X Factor 2018 panel was partly because he left it to the last minute to secure judges.

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 16 Robbie and Ayda Williams are full of praise for their new X Factor boss Simon Cowell

The X Factor 2018 stars Robbie and Ayda Williams have been learning from their new boss Simon Cowell - with the former claiming he's "head and shoulders above" other talent...

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 21 X Factor 2018: Simon Cowell defends Ayda Williams' lack of music experience

Simon Cowell has defended new X Factor judge Ayda Williams' lack of musical experience.

the x factor 2018 trailer - 5 X Factor welcomes back 'characters' to make show more fun

The X Factor 2018 will see more 'characters' in this year's auditions, it's been revealed.

X Factor judge Louis Tomlinson and contestant Anthony Russell X Factor 2018: Simon Cowell explains Louis Tomlinson's friendship with Anthony Russell

Simon Cowell has explained how new X Factor 2018 judge Louis Tomlinson became friends with troubled contestant Anthony Russell ahead of his return to the show.

x factor 2018 judges glam cuts - 16 The X Factor 2018: Simon Cowell says the Overs category is "really strong" this year

Simon Cowell has teased a significant improvement in the Overs on The X Factor 2018 - while claiming there's a "potential star" in every category.