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Air Date: September 21st, 2011

Network: FOX

Series Summary
Individuals and groups compete in hope of becoming the next musical megastar.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Music, Reality

Episodes

  • Season 3 - Episode 26 : Winner Announced Dec 19, 2013

    Mario Lopez announces the winner; One Direction, Mary J. Blige and Leona Lewis perform.

  • Season 3 - Episode 25 : Performance Show Dec 18, 2013

    The remaining acts perform.

  • Season 3 - Episode 24 : Results Show Dec 12, 2013

    Elimination; performances by Jennifer Nettles and Enrique Iglesias.

  • Season 3 - Episode 23 : Top 4 Perform Dec 11, 2013

    The acts each perform two songs.

  • Season 3 - Episode 22 : Results Show Dec 5, 2013

    The contestants face elimination; performances by Emblem3 and Little Mix.

ratings & reviews

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  • The X Factor is one reality competition show that delivers that experience to its home audience also. At least on this show, when Paula's moved to tears, so are you. Show More

  • While The X Factor may not on the surface offer anything that can't be found on "Idol," "America's Got Talent" and "The Voice" or their many cable imitators, it does have a level of showmanship that makes me want to believe again, whether it's in 13-year-olds who sing like established stars three times their age or in recovering addicts whose lives just may be about to change forever. Show More

  • The talent is good, and on the long road to announcing a top 16, the show expertly milking every drop of pathos. [24 Oct 2011, p.39] Show More

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