The singer only meant to give himself a lockdown 'trim' but used the opportunity show his gratitude to frontline workers fighting the coronavirus
Former 'X Factor' winner James Arthur took to Twitter to 'profoundly apologise' to the Teenage Cancer Trust team, everyone who bought a ticket and fellow performing act Take that.
James Arthur spent yesterday morning reaching out to fellow X Factor contestant Jahméne Douglas after he posted and emotional message, in which he revealed he was suffering from suicidal thoughts and depression. On Thursday night Jahméne posted a note to fans on Twitter in which he revealed he struggled with dark thoughts and that he wanted to die. ‘I don’t know what to do anymore,’ he wrote. 'My mind is plagued with suicidal thoughts whenever my defenses are down.
Professional strummer and warbler James Arthur has confirmed that he has back with his former girlfriend Jessica – who he broke up with two years ago. “I’m still seeing Jess,” he told The Sun . Jess is really special.
It was only right Katy Perry was in the mood to celebrate after putting on a show-stopping performance at the Brit Awards on Wednesday night. The American singer, 32, continued her Brit celebrations at the Universal Music after party which was held at 180 Strand in London. The party got into full swing as Katy teamed up with BBC Radio 1’s Nick Grimshaw behind the DJ booth to select tunes to get the crowd on the dance floor.
Following in the footsteps of Harry Styles, X Factor star James Arthur has revealed he’s keen to take on a new career challenge – after confessing that he would like to be an actor. The singer, who won the ninth series of the ITV talent show in 2012, made a triumphant return to the charts with his new song, Say You Won’t Let Go, but he might be letting go of his music, as he admits his sights are set on Tinseltown. “I’ve already had nine sessions,” James revealed.
Three cheers for X Factor comeback kid James Arthur, who’s brand new album has reached the top spot in the album charts. Of course, it’s not just good news for James, as his fellow X Factor alumni Little Mix are also number one in the single charts - meaning it’s the first time since 2012 that X Factor acts have reigned supreme in both the charts. Not all bad news for Simon Cowell then, is it?
X Factor winner James Arthur has revealed that both Ellie Goulding and Rita Ora snubbed his offer of a collaboration on his new album. After a tumultuous few years, the 28-year-old singer recently returned to the spotlight after being re-signed by Simon Cowell, with his second studio album, aptly titled ‘Back from the Edge’, set for a number one.
James Arthur reckons Channel 5 bosses offered him a staggering £250,000 to appear on the show – but even that wasn’t enough to tempt him. “I got offered loads of reality shows including I’m A Celebrity and Celebrity Big Brother,” he told The Daily Star. ”I’m a huge fan of [Celebrity Big Brother] but I don’t think there’s any chance I would be back at No.1 now if I’d gone down that route,” he explains.
James Arthur has opened up about the harrowing time after he was dropped from Simon Cowell’s record label, with the singer admitting that he reached rock bottom and was even considering suicide. James won The X Factor in 2012 but was embroiled in controversy in the year after his win, getting in a Twitter spat with Mickey Worthless and stunning fans when he used a homophobic slur against the rapper. Simon and James have reconciled.
Mixers all across the world, listen up: It has been announced that Little Mix will perform their brand new single, Shout Out To My Ex, on The X Factor results show this weekend. On Sunday night, the Little Mix ladies took to their official Twitter account to announce their brand new single from their upcoming album, and we literally cannot wait to hear it. After taking to the stage, Shout Out To My Ex will be released worldwide to stream and download.
James Arthur made an emotional return to the X Factor stage tonight, as he performed his number one hit Say You Won’t Let Go to a packed Wembley Arena. The singer won the show back in 2013, chalking up a win for Nicole Scherzinger who mentored him. James was eventually dumped by Syco - Simon’s record label - in June 2014, with Simon Cowell saying he wished James had kept his mouth shut and let his records do the talking.
X Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger has revealed that she’s feeling most threatened by Sharon Osbourne’s Overs category. On her biggest rival in the competition, Nicole said, “My strongest competition is Mrs O’s category which is ‘the overs’ - they have some really strong, heavy hitters and big voices. When asked if she has power over Simon Cowell, who is mentoring the girls this year, Nicole flexed her arm muscles and said, “I don’t know if he goes gooey over me - that must be Eric over my shoulder! I know he adores Eric.
James Arthur’s had quite the turnaround of fortunes, hasn’t he? After getting dropped by Simon Cowell’s label Syco back in 2014, it seemed as though most people in the ‘industry’ had given up on him as he ended up going down a bit of a self-destructive path. A spokesman for Syco said: “We can confirm that James Arthur is now once again signed to Syco Music in the UK.
James Arthur discussed his battle with anxiety during a TV appearance saying that things got so bad he was calling ambulances to his house in the belief he was having a heart attack. Promoting his new single, Say You Won’t Let Go, the X Factor winner said how he struggled to cope gripped with depression and anxiety following his rise to fame on the hit show.
‘The X-Factor’ has had its fair share of complaints over the years, from raunchy performances to accusations of vote-rigging. But what have been the most complained about moments ever? Image credits: Rex Features/ITV
X Factor 2012 winner James Arthur was hospitalised on Saturday night after being glassed in a violent pub attack. The singer was enjoying an evening in Redcar over the weekend and witnesses are unsure about what started the bust-up. Police confirmed that an assault victim had been taken to hospital or treatment, with James later alluding to the attack on Twitter by sarcastically writing: “Good night in Redcar tonight” alongside the shocked and beer emojis.
Nicole Scherzinger might have a brand new judging gig in the form of new Sky1 show Bring The Noise, but it seems like she might still be a little miffed about not being an X Factor judge anymore. “Everybody knows X Factor is the biggest thing in this country… or it was. Scherzy appeared as a judge in the 2012 and 2013 series, with her act James Arthur winning the show in 2012.
It’s been a rocky road for James Arthur since he won the X Factor back in 2012, having been dropped by Simon Cowell’s Syco label last year, but the hugely talented singer is ready to comeback with a killer new album. HURRAH! We cannot ruddy wait to hear it, James. James, 27, shared the exciting news that he’s signed a new record deal with Columbia Germany on Twitter, telling his followers: “After a crazy 15 months I’m so happy to be able to say that I’ve signed a worldwide deal with a major label and releasing album 2 in 2016.
With rumours about who’ll be on Strictly Come Dancing all done and dusted, it’s time to move onto another batch of reality TV show hearsay, courtesy of I’m A Celebrity. Despite the 2015 series of Jungle Run I’m A Celebrity not starting until November, there’s already approximately 101 rumours about who’ll be hanging up their sparkly gowns and tuxes for cargo shorts and the constant feeling that there’s a bug on their face. According to The Mirror today, X Factor 2012′s winner James Arthur is ‘set’ to join the line-up later this year.