Simon Cowell: Last season’s ‘X Factor’ was like a bad dinner party

08.01.13 4 years ago

Simon Cowell: Last season’s “X Factor” was like a bad dinner party

Season 3, in contrast, is a “fun dinner party,” Cowell told critics. Simon also responded to “The Voice’s” claim that it’s not about launching careers. “You’re making a promise to contestants, you’re going to turn them into a real live artist. You can’t guarantee, but that is your commitment. Otherwise it”s a game show.”  PLUS: Simon can’t imagine returning to “Idol,” the “X Factor” prize is being reduced from $5 million to $1 million, and Simon declined to talk about becoming a father.

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