The pair both appeared on the singing competition several years ago.
The singer said it happened in 2019.
The star opened up on This Morning.
The 24-year-old rugby player and reality star has been reported missing, last seen on 29 October in Barcelona, Spain.
Music mogul Simon Cowell has credited birth of son Eric for changing his life after work pressure left him burnt out and depressed.
The TV talent judge is taking his latest pop search online.
The singer said although it was 'eerie' it was also 'comforting'.
The TV juggernaut could make a return.
Louis Walsh has sung the praises of Eurovision's 'kitsch, camp' nature and remembered how his competition success started with a chance meeting on a bus.
The Stereo Kicks singer shared pictures from a picnic held in Danielle Hampson's memory.
Louis Walsh has recalled how he tricked Simon Cowell into accepting Shane Filan in Westlife after the pair disagreed about whether or not he should be in the band.
Louis Walsh has hit out at today's talent shows, saying they are 'boring' because judges can no longer be honest.
Louis Walsh has recalled the time he told Colin Farrell he was 'wasting his time' with acting after a Boyzone audition.
Louis Walsh says girls in bands 'don't like each other' because they are always competing to be the 'lead girl' and want to 'be the skinniest'.
Michael Jackson is one star the brothers from Hanson admit they wish they had met - despite him being 'an unusual human'.
TV's Mr Nasty said he has given up on the idea of retirement as he has nothing else to do with his time.
The ITV talent show behemoth was officially cancelled in 2021.
Ella Henderson says she 'tortured herself too much' when making the decision to part ways with Simon Cowell's record label.
Singer Ella Henderson has spoken out about her panic attack in an Ikea store in LA and says she feared speaking out about her anxiety in case she was 'pushed to the back of the list'.
Former X Factor star Ella Henderson said before the pandemic hit she was ready to quit music but shared a touching story about finding her way back to the piano at her parents' house.
In 2012, Burke claimed in a TV interview that she introduced the phrase 'elephant in the room' to the UK.
The 35-year-old single mother wants to change the law on historic abuse claims.
Simon Cowell's singing competition has been axed after 15 series and 15 winners, but what are the victors up to now?
East has competed twice on 'The X Factor' and spent three years with Simon Cowell's record label, Syco.
Fleur East admits she is nervous for 'normal life without her dad' after losing dad Malcolm during the pandemic.