Nicole Scherzinger Hails Sharon Osbourne As The "Queen" Of The Factor UK: "She's A Riot!"

17 July 2013, 14:35

The 'Boomerang' singer says she loves that Sharon is back on the ITV show again.

Nicole Scherzinger has heralded Sharon Osbourne's return to The X Factor UK and says she is "outrageous" and "a riot" to work with.

The Osbourne matriarch returned to the ITV talent show this year after a lengthy absence, and joins Nicole on the judging panel alongside Louis Walsh and Gary Barlow.

Nicole, who previously worked with Sharon on the show before signing on as a judge, says she loves having her on the panel and describes her as the "queen" of The X Factor.

"She has brought out the worst in all of us in the best way. I love Sharon," Nicole revealed to The Sun this week. "Last year when they asked, 'Who do you want back?' I actually said Sharon - Mrs. O - because she brought me to X Factor.

"She took me under her wing and she is really lovely as a woman," the 'Boomerang' singer explained. "It's really nice to see other women in the industry who are kind and give empowerment to others. That's rare.

"She is a special breed, she's just awesome. She's outrageous and fun and a riot," Nicole added. "I look at Mrs. O as the queen of this show because she was here the first four years. And Simon [Cowell] is definitely the king of it. I wouldn't be here without her."

View a picture of Nicole Scherzinger at auditions for The X Factor UK this week below (Credit: Getty):

The 'Try With Me' singer has also opened up about splitting from boyfriend Lewis Hamilton recently, admitting she has been feeling somewhat lonely during her most recent stay in the UK.

Nicole Scherzinger is expected to return with a new album by the end of the year while The X Factor UK starts up again from September.

Taylor Swift

12 Of The Most Iconic Deleted Taylor Swift Instagram Posts That We Need To Remind You About

Snapchat Accounts Ariana Kim K Rita Ora

80+ Of The Biggest Celebrities You Really NEED To Add On Snapchat Today

Capital Metadata - Capital App March 2017

Want To Control The Music On Capital? Now You Can With Our New App - My Capital!

  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
  1. 1
    Too Good At Goodbyes artwork
  2. 2
    Havana artwork
  3. 3
    Rockstar artwork
  4. 4
    Lonely Together artwork
  5. 5
    What About Us artwork
  6. 6
    Reggaeton Lento (Remix) artwork
  7. 7
    Little Bit Leave It artwork
  8. 8
    Hurtin  Me artwork
  9. 9
  10. 10
    Heartline artwork
  11. 11
    Dusk Till Dawn artwork
  12. 12
    How Long artwork
  13. 13
    Mi Gente (Remix) artwork
  14. 14
    Perfect artwork
  15. 15
    Sun Comes Up artwork
  16. 16
  17. 17
  18. 18
    Crybaby artwork
  19. 19
    Rain artwork
  20. 20
    Your Song artwork
  21. 21
    More Than Friends artwork
  22. 22
    Friends artwork
  23. 23
    Bestie artwork
  24. 24
  25. 25
    Finders Keepers artwork
  26. 26
    Unforgettable artwork
  27. 27
    Silence artwork
  28. 28
  29. 29
    Slow Hands artwork
  30. 30
  31. 31
  32. 32
    Despacito (Remix) artwork
  33. 33
  34. 34
  35. 35
    Back To You artwork
  36. 36
    Wild Thoughts artwork
  37. 37
  38. 38
  39. 39
    Subeme La Radio artwork
  40. 40
    Sucker For You artwork
  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
Visit the site