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Realty Byte: Ryan Serhant Hits A High Note Inside L.A. Reid’s $19M Hamptons Home

It looks like multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning record producer L.A. Reid has more than just amazing taste in music and talent. When it comes to real estate he’s singing a high note and living the high life.

But the former X Factor judge is looking to downsize, recently putting his 7,000 square foot Hamptons hotspot…

Talia Youabian | August 7, 2013 - 8:30 am

‘The X Factor’: Kelly Rowland, Paulina Rubino Officially Replacing Britney Spears, L.A. Reid

Simon Cowell will be surrounded by a bevy of beautiful women at the judges’ table during the new season of The X Factor, as Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubino have been confirmed as the FOX series’ newest mentors.

After much speculation, the network has confirmed that the two ladies will appear on Season 3…

Gabrielle Chung | May 20, 2013 - 9:30 pm

‘X Factor’s’ L.A. Reid Talks Tate Stevens’ Win: ‘Things Like This Don’t Always Happen’ (VIDEO)

FOX’s The X Factor judge L.A. Reid was on top of the world after his prodigy, country crooner Tate Stevens took home the top prize Thursday night.

“I feel wonderful. I feel euphoria. I feel great,” Reid enthused after Thursday’s two-hour finale. “The greatest feeling I’ve had is watching this guy win. He…

Celebuzz | December 21, 2012 - 2:23 am

‘X Factor’s’ Simon Cowell Talks L.A. Reid’s Departure: ‘I Will Miss Him’ (VIDEO)

Just before last Thursday’s episode of FOX’s The X Factor, judge L.A. Reid announced that he isn’t returning to the talent competition next season.

Just days later, Reid joined fellow judges Simon Cowell, Britney Spears and Demi Lovato for a finale week press conference on Monday at the show’s Los Angeles soundstage with finalists Fifth Harmony,…

Jethro Nededog | December 17, 2012 - 10:22 pm

‘X Factor’s’ L.A. Reid Leaving the FOX Talent Competition

Just as Simon Cowell has rebuilt FOX’s The X Factor from the ground up for Season 2, one of his original judges is leaving.

“I have decided that I will not return to The X Factor next year,” L.A. Reid told Access Hollywood. “I have to go back and I have a company…

Jethro Nededog | December 13, 2012 - 7:08 pm

‘X Factor’ Judges Dish on ‘Dreadful’ Decision to Axe Diamond White

Perhaps the most jaw dropping of Thursday night’s eliminations on FOX’s The X Factor was that of Diamond White.

The 13-year-old phenom sang for her life against fellow teen, Arin Ray, during the live show, belting out an amazing and interesting rendition of Elton John’s “Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word.” But…

Lauren DiMascio | November 2, 2012 - 1:20 pm

‘X Factor’ Judge L.A. Reid Bans Producers After Boot Camp Clash, Reveals Source (EXCLUSIVE)

Judge L.A. Reid is so furious at The X Factor producers that he has banned certain individuals from working with him, a source close to the FOX show revealed to Celebuzz.

Reid — the music mogul responsible for signing and bringing Justin Bieber, Avril Lavigne and Mariah Carey to fame — is “peeved” at the category of…

Celebuzz | October 10, 2012 - 9:00 am

‘X Factor’s’ L.A. Reid Previews Boot Camp, Reveals Favorite ‘Magical’ Britney Spears Moment So Far

Auditions are over on FOX’s The X Factor and this week finds its 120 or so contenders arriving for boot camp in Miami. But, don’t le the lush locale fool you. Boot camp doesn’t sound like a vacation.

“I love the idea of going into boot camp and really turning it up for…

Jethro Nededog | October 3, 2012 - 12:04 pm

‘X Factor’ Premiere Preview: Britney Spears Keeps It Real, Awkward Moments and Mean Girls

Here we go! FOX’s The X Factor featuring new judges Demi Lovato and the one and only Ms. Britney Spears is getting ready to launch.

To celebrate the revamped show, the network threw a huge premiere party at Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood on Tuesday night where Spears, Lovato and fellow judges Simon

Lauren DiMascio | September 12, 2012 - 11:27 am

‘X Factor’ Judge Simon Cowell Confesses: ‘I’m Bad, I Do Bad Things’ (EXCLUSIVE)

The X Factor judge and executive producer Simon Cowell was at his tell-it-like-it-is best when auditions wound their way to the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Saturday, Celebuzz has learned.

Returning to the judges’ panel after missing last weekend’s auditions in Kansas City, Mo. with bronchitis, the 52-year-old Brit confessed to one…

Dylan Howard | June 17, 2012 - 1:39 am

Britney Spears and Demi Lovato Surprise ‘X Factor’ Judge L.A. Reid With Birthday Cake (EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)

Talk about living the sweet life!

Following another round of successful auditions in Kansas City, Mo., Britney Spears and Demi Lovato surprised fellow judge L.A. Reid to a birthday cake for his big 5-6. Although Reid tried to keep his birthday under wraps, Spears, 30, and Lovato, 19, foiled his plans and brought out…

Gabrielle Chung | June 9, 2012 - 7:11 pm

Demi Lovato Asks ‘X Factor’ Contestant to ‘Make Out’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Demi Lovato took a major shine to an X Factor contestant in Kansas City on Friday, gushing that his audition made her “feel giddy.”

“That (performance) totally made me want to make out with you,” the former Sonny with a Chance star, 19, said during filming.

“We should get together and…

Dylan Howard | June 8, 2012 - 4:46 pm

Britney Spears and Demi Lovato Win Simon Cowell’s ‘X Factor’ Vote: ‘One of the Best Days Ever’ (EXCLUSIVE DETAILS)

New judges Britney Spears and Demi Lovato are definitely through to the next round, this according to their X Factor boss Simon Cowell.

“He thought it was one of the best judging days he’d ever done,” a source close to the show — which held auditions in Austin, Texas on Thursday — told Celebuzz.

Dylan Howard | May 25, 2012 - 9:15 am

Justin Bieber To Make His Film Debut (In 3D!)

First he got a memoir, now 16-year-old Justin Bieber is getting his own biopic.
Paramount Pictures announced that it plants to turn the “Baby” singer’s life story into a 3D film. The currently-untitled film will reportedly be directed by An Inconvenient Truth director Davis Guggenheim and produced by Def Jam chairman L.A. Reid and…

| August 3, 2010 - 7:04 am

Nicole Richie and Jennifer Lopez: Dining Pals

New York City is getting dosed with some L.A. celebs thanks to Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. At swank Manhattan eatery Cipriani, Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Richie, and music mogul L.A. Reid dined together. 
With all that star wattage at one table it’s a miracle no one exploded.
An even bigger miracle? Nicole Richie at…

Celebuzz | September 9, 2008 - 2:09 pm