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Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Ann Cole (née Tweedy; born 30 June 1983) is an English recording artist, songwriter, dancer and model. She rose to fame in late 2002 when she auditioned for the reality television show Popstars: The Rivals on ITV. The programme announced that Cole had won a place as a member of the girl group, Girls Aloud. She has been part of the group ever since, and during that time it has achieved 20 top-ten singles (including four number one singles) in the UK and six platinum albums (two of which went to number one) and earned five BRIT Award nominations from 2005 to 2010. In 2009, Girls Aloud won "Best Single" with their song "The Promise". In 2009, Girls Aloud announced their musical hiatus. Cole embarked on a solo career and released her first solo studio album 3 Words (2009) through Polydor records, "3 Words" saw the release of three successful singles, the lead single from the album "Fight for This Love" debuted at number one on the UK charts becoming the best selling single of the year. "3 Words" and "Parachute" both peaked within the top five of the UK charts. 2010 saw the release of Cole's second studio album Messy Little Raindrops, which produced two singles, the first being

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Cheryl Cole Sues Over 'X Factor' -- You Owe Me $2.3 Mil ... Even Though You Fired Me!

Cheryl Cole Sues Over 'X Factor'
You Owe Me $2.3 Mil ... Even Though You Fired Me!

Cheryl Cole says she signed a VERY lucrative deal to be a judge on "X Factor" back in 2011 ... and even though producers fired her ass before Season 1 ever got off the ground, she wants her money… READ MORE >

Cheryl Cole Gone From 'X Factor' -- FOREVER!!!

Cheryl Cole
Gone From 'X Factor' FOREVER!!!

Cheryl Cole is officially gone from "X-Factor" -- this, after Fox and Fremantle tried to resuscitate her deal.As TMZ reported, FOX and Fremantle had fired Cole as a judge on the show because she… READ MORE >

- 1185 days ago
'X Factor' to Cheryl Cole: For Money, Not Love

'X Factor' to Cheryl Cole: For Money, Not Love

Sources at "X Factor" tell TMZ ... FOX and Fremantle (the producers of the show) are trying to get Cheryl Cole back on the program, a week after giving her her walking papers ... but it's more… READ MORE >

- 1186 days ago
Simon Cowell -- Cool On Cheryl Cole 'X-Factor' Feud

Simon Cowell -- Cool On Cheryl Cole 'X-Factor' Feud

Simon Cowell was flashing more cleavage than Cheryl Cole when he finally opened up about dumping her from "X-Factor" ... TWICE! Sorry Simon ... we'd rather see Cheryl in the low-cut top. Check out… READ MORE >

- 1190 days ago
Cheryl Cole OUT As British 'X-Factor' Judge Too

Cheryl Cole OUT As British 'X-Factor' Judge Too

Cheryl Cole was a judge on two different versions of "The X-Factor." What a difference a week makes!The judges for this season of the popular British show were announced today and Cole's name was… READ MORE >

- 1191 days ago
Paula Abdul -- I Was Traveling When Cheryl Got Let Go

Paula Abdul -- I Was Traveling When Cheryl Got Let Go

Time zones and air travel combined to leave Paula Abdul out of the loop -- because when she arrived in Singapore to promote "The X Factor" ... she had no idea what was going on with Cheryl… READ MORE >

- 1194 days ago
Cheryl Cole Fired, British Accent Butchered

Cheryl Cole Fired, British Accent Butchered

Cheryl Cole wasn't the only casualty when Simon Cowell dropped her from "X-Factor" -- because the English language was also slaughtered ... by Cheryl and TMZ staffers. Check out TMZ on TV -- click… READ MORE >

- 1195 days ago
Nicole vs. Cheryl: Who'd You Rather?

Nicole vs. Cheryl
Who'd You Rather?

Former Pussycat Dolls lead singer Nicole Scherzinger, 32, just replaced former Girls Aloud member Cheryl Cole, 27, on the U.S. version of "The X Factor."Question is ... READ MORE >

- 1196 days ago
Cheryl Cole's Accent -- Too Thick for 'X-Factor'

Cheryl Cole's Accent
Too Thick for 'X-Factor'

Cheryl Cole was dropped from the judging panel on "X-Factor" largely because producers were  concerned her English accent would be too difficult for an American audience to understand ...… READ MORE >

- 1196 days ago
'X-Factor' Judge REPLACED by Pussycat Doll

'X-Factor' Judge
REPLACED by Pussycat Doll

Huge shakeup at Simon Cowell's new show "X-Factor" -- TMZ has learned singer Cheryl Cole will no longer be a judge ... and will be replaced by ex-"Pussycat Dolls" member Nicole Scherzinger.It's… READ MORE >

- 1196 days ago

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