'The X Factor' Season 1 Music Update: Where are They Now?

The second season of The X Factor USA is well underway, nearing the first of the live shows. While we have a bit of time before Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez make their debuts, why not take some time to check in with some last season's contestants.

Meet The Cast of 'The X Factor': Groups

The names have been announced! Meet the cast of season 2 of The X Factor .

'The X Factor' Season 2: Meet the Top 16

Promotional photos of the top 16 contestants of The X Factor season 2.

THE X FACTOR: Khloe Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez Set to Host Season 2

It’s official: Khloe Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez will host season 2 of THE X FACTOR, Fox announced in a press release. The duo will make their first appearance on the show when the live episodes kick off in November. “The worst kept secret in Hollywood is out,” said Simon Cowell in a statement. “Mario [...]

'X Factor' Top 16: Demi And Simon Reveal Their Top Fours

Thanks to a baseball postseason rain delay, last week's episode of "The X Factor" Top 16 reveal was abruptly cut in half . So Fox scheduled the show on Tuesday night at 9:30 p.m. ET so the judges could finish revealing their full Top 16. Last week, L.A. Reid and Britney Spears wrapped picking their groups' contestants who would make it to the live shows. So what mattered this week was seeing which four singers Demi Lovato picked for the Young Adults category, and which four Groups made it through Simon Cowell . For Lovato, one choice was particularly difficult. Jillian Jensen had moved the judges at her initial audition, but Lovato felt she simply wasn't ready. But don't feel too bad for her, as The Hollywood Reporter revealed that Jensen worked with The Fontaine Brothers on an anti-bullying track released to iTunes already. Read More...

'X Factor' Top 16 revealed: Did your favorites make the live shows?

So, after the uber-weird  "X Factor"  episode that half-aired in half the country and didn't air at all in the other half, we now know the Top 16 acts.   Read More...

X Factor 2012: Watch LA Reid Pick Vino Alan, Tate Stevens, David Correy, and Jason Brock on October 17 (VIDEO)

Baseball might be America's pasttime but it sure wasn't how we wanted to  pass our time  this evening while  The X Factor 's final taped episode was supposed to be airing. While we didn't get to see the entirety of the episode (which will air in full on  Tuesday, October 23, 2012 ), we did get to watch LA Reid choose his four favorites. Watch and sob, y'all!

X Factor 2012: Watch Britney Spears Pick Arin Ray, Carly Rose, Diamond White, and Beatrice Miller on October 17 (VIDEO)

Britney Spears arguably got the best grouping of  X Factor  Season 2 contestants; mentor himself firmly believes Carly Rose Sonenclar is going to win it all. In the final taped episode before the live shows, Britney chooses her final four: Arin Ray, Carly Rose, Beatrice Miller, and Diamond White. Watch the contestants' reactions as they're told they make it through! The full episode (which was interruped due to baseball rain delays) will air on  October 23, 2012. Read More...