'X Factor': Simon Cowell on 'Voice' rivalry, ratings and L.A. Reid's exit

It's finals week on "The X Factor," but all anyone wants to hear from Simon Cowell is what the show will look like in Season 3. Cowell and his fellow judges held a press conference to promote the two-part Season 2 finale and hype the final three acts: Tate Stevens, Carly Rose Sonenclar and Fifth Harmony. But the hottest topics all involved what's ahead for "X Factor" following a year-to-year ratings decline and the recent announcement that L.A. Reid will exit the show."It's a committee decision, everyone has a say," Cowell says about who may replace Reid on the judges panel. "On a personal level I'm gonna miss L.A. and on a business level I'm gonna miss him. He's a brilliant record maker.""Right now it's much more important that I spend my time focused on the contestants with us, because they need this," Cowell says about his current priorities. "It's a fantastic break for all...



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