She's back!Fox announced Thursday, March 28, that Demi Lovato is giving X Factor another go."I am so excited to return as a judge and mentor on The X Factor," she said in a statement. "Last season was an unbelievable experience and I really enjoyed developing personal relationships with the contestants and the panel. I look forward to taking my experience and applying it to make this season even better."
EXCLUSIVE: Britney Spears confirms to Life & Style: I'm not returning to X FactorJoining her on the panel is veteran and executive producer of the show, Simon Cowell."I couldn't be happier that Demi wants to come back this year," he shared. "She's a superstar in her own right and was a fantastic mentor last year. Even though she can be really, really annoying — I truly enjoyed working with her and so did the artists. I'm especially pleased she's back even during her world tour!"Season three auditions for the reality competition began on March 6 in LA. And, as already reported, L.A. Reid and Britney Spears will not be returning to sit alongside Demi and Simon.
NEWS: L.A. Reid not returning to judge X Factor next seasonSo far, replacements for them have not replaced — and it's unknown if Mario Lopez and Khloé Kardashian will co-host again.During a recent appearance on Ryan Seacrest's radio show, On Air with Ryan Seacrest, Simon admitted he wanted to work with the "Heart Attack" singer again."We'd be crazy not to have her back," he said. "I liked having Demi on the show."Are you happy Demi's returning? Tell us how you feel in comments!
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