Emblem3 on Why Tate Stevens Should Win X Factor: He’s Been Working His Whole Life — Exclusive

The X Factor Season 2 battle royale is upon us. On December 20, 2012, Carly Rose Sonenclar, Tate Stevens, and Fifth Harmony will face off for the $5 million winnings (and possibly a recording contract). There will be only one anointed winner, and the three remaining acts’ vehement fan bases will undoubtedly clog the phone lines in support of their pick. Tate’s got the country audience on lock, while sassy girl group Fifth Harmony splits the teen vote with 13-year-old balladeer...

X Factor 2012: Has Tate Stevens Been Promised a Recording Contract?

We just want to let you all know that we’ve started a cover band called “Sate Tevens” wherein we cover all of Tate Stevens’s X Factor covers while dressed as his mentor, L.A. Reid, dressed as Tate. Got it? Good. Our first album will drop as soon as we know what Tate’s is called... Speaking of that album thing, we were wondering whether or not Tate may already have a backup plan or a little secret somethin’ promised to him if he doesn’t win Season 2....

"The X Factor" Voting Results for December 13

Plus: One Direction and Pitbull to perform during next week's season finale on Thursday, December 20.

Who Went Home Tonight on X Factor on December 13, 2012?

The only good part of tonight’s X Factor Season 2 elimination was Britney Spears’ absolute rage that Fifth Harmony is still in the game. The fearless fivesome wowed the judges and voters so much they nailed a spot in the final three (with Tate Stevens and Carly Rose Sonenclar), edging out Cali surfer bros Emblem3 in the process. Simon Cowell, mentor to both Fifth Harmony and Emblem3, seemed equally shocked by the boys’ elimination, staying grimly mum onstage as the...

'The X Factor': Fifth Harmony Make It Into Top 3, L.A. Reid Announces His Exit

Simon Cowell 'could not be happier' that Fifth Harmony get into the finals, but is left disappointed that his other act Emblem3 are eliminated.

'The X Factor' Is Down To Three Finalists, Who Was Eliminated Tonight?

Winner Announced on Two-Hour Grand Finale on Thursday, December 20 Featuring Special Performances by One Direction and Pitbull

Who Are the X Factor 2012 Final Three?

Wow, what an upset! We think most people expected Fifth Harmony to be eliminated tonight on The X Factor, but instead, they were the first artists sent to the finals. Brittany certainly seemed put out by that result! On the other hand, it’s no surprise that Tate Stevens also made it through to the Season 2 finale on December 20, 2012. He’s consistently been in the top two since the beginning of the live performances, swapping between first and second place with fellow...

Who Is Going Home on X Factor December 13, 2012? The Results Are In!

The semi-finals are tonight, and you know what that means: Someone is going to get thisclose to their dreams before they are sent home in tears. So, who will it be? If you guys were in charge, Fifth Harmony would be so gone, it’s not even funny. Well, 50% of you think so, anyway. The ladies made a big impression on December 12th’s show, but half of you think it wasn’t enough. Seems like you guys are really out for the groups, guys. Another 31% of you are all done with...

'X Factor' Judge L.A. Reid Says He Won't Return for Season 3

Another shakeup has fallen upon the judges' panel on "The X Factor."

'The X Factor': L.A. Reid confirms he will leave after this season

Judges don't always last long on reality competition shows. In the case of L.A. Reid and "The X Factor," the judge only made it through two seasons: Reid has confirmed that he will not return for season 3 of the singing competition.Reid confirmed his departure during an interview with Access Hollywood on Thursday (Dec. 13). The judging panel will of course remain the same for the few episodes left in "The X Factor" Season 2, but there will be definite changes in season 3.Why would L.A. Reid decide to leave? His main reason seems to be the time spent away from his company, Epic Records. "I have a company to run that I've kind of neglected," he said. "I have a huge responsibility to a roster of artists, and it's kind of time for me to stop doing 'the me' show and get back to doing 'the them' show."When asked about any personal reasons...