But she says that she tends to agree with him anyway, so it isn’t a big deal. She also commented that the new format, where contestants audition in front of an audience, is more to her liking. She has also vowed to get tough with contestants this year, after having had many emotional moments on the show last season. She said to The Daily Star, “I feel this year I’m more experienced as a judge and in saying no.”
It shouldn’t be a dull season on The X Factor, as the pre-season snippiness between Louis Walsh and his fellow judges has begun. Walsh has recently said that Cole and Minogue are “always pruning and preening, nipping and tucking.” Furthermore, he told The Daily Mirror, “Cheryl has different hair all the time – new hair, high hair, different clothes. They come in like little peacocks in their high heels every day,” conveniently forgetting that the peacocks who are always showing off are males.
Cole is a solo artist and member of the band Girls Aloud. Between the two careers, Cole has had 20 singles reach the Top Ten in the UK.