Piers Morgan told News of the World Pussycat Dolls singer and “Dancing With the Stars” winner Nicole Scherzinger will be one of Simon Cowell’s judge mates on “The X Factor” in the fall of 2011. She will be joined by British pop star Cheryl Coles, who has done the British version of “X Factor.”
Cowell himself has not confirmed this.
- Adam Lambert’s “If I Had You” has slipped to 16 from 15 on the Mediabase top 40 chart but is still gaining spins. It’s holding at No. 18 on the Hot AC chart. Daughtry’s “September” entered No. 30. That song is also No. 3 on the Hot AC chart.
On the country chart, Danny Gokey’s “I Will Not Say Goodbye” peaked at No. 33 and is now out of the top 40. Carrie Underwood’s “Mama’s Song” enters the top 20.
Fantasia’s “Bittersweet” has peaked at No. 12 on the urban chart and is down to 17. It peaked at No. 1 last week on the urban AC chart and is now at No. 2.
Chris Sligh’s “Only You Can Save” is up to No. 16 on the Christian AC chart.