blondie" on "The Voice," in reference to Christina Aguilera. And she was fine, but I think she found it very uncomfortable," he said, perhaps explaining Spears' GIF-worthy series of odd faces, bland platitudes and lack of engagement during her single-season run. "I didn't realize that," Cowell admitted with a laugh. so we decided to change it this year and I thought, 'I'll work with three girls,' because I like working with girls," Cowell said, by way of explaining why he filled Spears' and departed judge L. This season, however, he promised a much more fun dinner party.
It looks like Britney Spears has the first phase of judging auditions for the X Factor in the can.Here’s what he told People: Simon Cowell says Britney Spears is serious when it comes to finding talent.“She’s not on the show to be Britney Spears on a TV show,” the X Factor boss, 52, says of the “Till the World Ends” singer, 30.You might recall the hype that surrounded the addition of Spears to the "Factor" panel last year."There was a time where I think everybody was trying to up themselves in terms of who could find the biggest known star to be on a panel," Cowell said, naming "American Idol" judge Jennifer Lopez and the "other one ... After remaining mostly silent about Spears' tenure, Cowell began speaking out about the failed experiment last month at the Television Critics Association panel, saying it was a flop from day one. You invite people for dinner and sometimes it's a fun night, and other times it's not as fun as you hoped it would be," he said.“Because the two girls are on the panel,” he says, “I’m kind of seeing and hearing this in a totally different way.” [From People] Is this true, did Simon really expect Britney to be confident?