Dannii Minogue is speaking out about Britney Spears’ forgettable appearance on ‘The X Factor’, where she and fellow judges Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and Cheryl Cole had to line up outside the pop tart’s dressing room to even meet her. “It was hysterical. We were all like little kids at the principal’s office,” the 37-year-old singer said. “There were so many security guards and PR people and they had to block the whole corridor before she could come out the door.” Minogue was more upset though about the kids, who only got a “Hi” from Britney, in stark contrast to Beyonce Knowles, who even performed with the show’s winner Alexandra Burke during Saturday’s finale. Read more.
Dannii Minogue To Be Replaced By A Man On ‘X Factor’
November 23, 2008 – Though Dannii Minogue told News of the World she’d been assured by Simon Cowell she’d be back for another season as a mentor on ‘The X Factor’, the British tabloid now hears Mr. Nasty is looking to replace her with a man, with Boyzone’s Ronan Keating and Take That’s Gary Barlow among those mentioned to be her replacement. “Simon’s made his decision. Once his mind’s made up it’s very hard to change,” a source revealed. “Even though ITV has the final say, Simon is the driving force behind ‘X Factor’. If Simon wants a man in Dannii’s place he’ll get it.” The entire story at newsoftheworld.co.uk has since been removed.