Get ready for a new-look X Factor: Simon Cowell is planning a big shake-up of the panel, according to Sinitta.
The singer, who has remained close friends with the music manager ever since they dated in the ’80s, admitted that she is uncertain about Mel B and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini’s futures on the show… Would you be happy to see them go?
Speaking to Digital Spy and others at the British LGBT Awards, Sinitta said: “I don’t know (if they’ll be back), because Simon has said he really wants to switch things up and changing the panel is part of his plan.”
She added that rumoured replacement judge, One Direction star Louis Tomlinson, would be an “amazing” addition to the show.
“He was coming down almost every week last year and spending time with the acts. He was really hands on with the whole thing,” she explained.
“But how could he do it when One Direction are touring non-stop? Plus, how much would he cost?
“I think it’s something he’d love to do one day,” she concluded, “but maybe not this year.”
Sinitta, meanwhile, is currently working on new music, after learning to pole dance for an appearance on ITV’s Get Your Act Together.
“I have a track called ‘Touch Me Baby’ by Cathy Dennis,” she revealed. “It’s fabulous.
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