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Simon Cowell Talks Fatherhood and ‘X-Factor’ in PARADE

 

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Simon Cowell has his hands full these days.

His show X-Factor is back television tonight and he’s prepping for the arrival of his first child. The entrepreneur sat down with PARADE to discuss the aforementioned and much more.

Check out some snippets from his interview with Parade!

On the X-Factor‘s low ratings this season:
“It just makes you work hard. There are way too many talent shows on TV, and they all start to look the same, which is why we’ve made distinct changes, like the new Four Chair Challenge round. The only way you get our of a rut is to make the show better.”

On criticizing other people:
“I was lippy as a kid. I couldn’t keep my mouth shut. I was always getting into trouble with my parents and in school, finding things funny that shouldn’t be. I couldn’t go to weddings or church because I would just lose it.”

On becoming a father:
“I’m not brilliant with babies. I never know what to do. But [once he’s older] I think I’ll be a good dad in terms of advice. And then I’ll get to do all the things I want to do, like go to Disneyland or Universal Studios, teach him how to drive – I love all that.”

Report: Simon Cowell & Laura Silverman Expecting Baby Boy

 

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Simon Cowell, 53, and girlfriend Lauren Silverman, 36,  are expecting a baby boy, according to the  New York’s Daily News.
“He is over the moon to be having a son,” a source told the Daily News‘ Confidenti@l blog.
The child is said to be due in February.
Cowell and Silverman’s relationship was a secret until July, when it was revealed that they were expecting a baby together.

This will be the first child for Cowell and  the second child for Silverman, who has a seven-year-old son with estranged husband, Andrew.

Kelly Rowland for ESSENCE Magazine [September]

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Jump into fall with Kelly Rowland, as she covers the September issue of Essence magazine.

The “Dirty Laundry” singer says she is constantly inspired by fashion, “but doesn’t necessarily like to follow directions… I think you should do whatever works for you.”

Rowland can be seen on the judging panel alongside Simon Cowell, when The X-Factor returns this fall.

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Mariah Carey Tweets About Contractions

Singer Mariah Carey is due any day, week now.  The singer took to her Twitter after coming back from the hospital to tell her fans that she was okay and that she had some contractions.  Carey, who turned 42 yesterday, had this to say Sunday morning, “really wanted 2 celebrate w/us/share the anniversary! I started having contractions last night..went 2 the hospital.”

She went on to say, “They almost came on 3/27- happy anniversary in deed!!! We have a few more weeks 2 go but- wow!!!: )”

Source  – People

Who needs a newspaper when you have Twitter?

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