The X Factor: Drew Talks About Her Controversial Exit

Last night's double elimination on The X Factor was filled with more than the usual drama. After Astro was eliminated, Drew Ryniewicz — who cried throughout most of the show — and Marcus Canty sang to save their spots in the competition.

The resulting votes by judges L.A. Reid, Nicole Scherzinger and Paula Abdul to send Drew home visibly angered fourth judge and Drew's mentor, Simon Cowell. After blaming himself for his poor song choice the night before (he said he made a mistake picking a too-slow rendition of "Billie Jean") and begging Nicole and Paula to give her a second change, Simon joined a tearful Drew onstage and refused to comment to a clearly flustered host Steve Jones. Read More...


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