Cher and Beyonce X Factor rumors

Gay icon Cher and R&B superstar Beyonce believed to be performing with contestant Ella Henderson on UK live grand final

Cher and Beyonce X Factor rumors
25 October 2012

Gay icon Cher, R&B superstar Beyonce and rock group The Killers are rumored to be performing on the UK X Factor final in December.

Both the Believe and Halo singers are slated to be dueting with 16-year-old contestant Ella Henderson if she makes it through to the last night.

‘It’s an X Factor tradition to get great names for the final and Simon was determined to pull out all the stops,’ an insider on The X Factor UK told The Mirror.

‘Cher is a legend and The Killers are massive. Everyone’s thrilled.’

Beyonce last appeared on the show in 2008 when she sang with winner Alexandra Burke during the grand final.

The Mirror source added: ‘We are delighted to get Beyonce on the show because she is such a huge crowd pleaser and will make sure the final goes with a bang.

‘Ella is the one most likely to sing with her because hearing their voices together would be just amazing.’

Earlier this week Cher was ‘upset’ after he comeback single Woman’s World was leaked online.

The song from her 26th studio album marks the singer’s return to pop music after a 12-year hiatus.

Cher’s last album Living Proof was in 2001 and Cher had previously told fans her new LP would be released in December.



No thumbnail available

Iceland tops first Gay Happiness Index

Unsurprisingly, Uganda is at the bottom of the list
No thumbnail available

GLAAD to stream live

  The 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York will stream live online
No thumbnail available

UK's first Olympic boxing champ celebrates gold at G-A-Y

Olympic champion Nicola Adams toasts her success at 2012 games by visiting one of London's biggest gay clubs
No thumbnail available

Brad Pitt joins George Clooney and others in cast of Prop. 8 play

Saturday's benefit reading of 8 to benefit American Foundation of Equal Rights
No thumbnail available
No thumbnail available

Stephen Colbert tells Neil Patrick Harris why he considers him to be a threat

'Your threat is you make being gay not seem threatening. It's almost as if your happiness does not take my happiness away'
No thumbnail available

California public pension funds to be told to disinvest in Russia

A resolution calling on California public employee pension funds to no longer invest in Russia over its gay propaganda has been backed by a state Senate committee in a bipartisan vote of 4 to 1
No thumbnail available

Cuba's first daughter meets LGBT leaders in San Francisco

Gay rights activist Mariela Castro has been granted a visa to visit the US, sparking fury among some Cuban-American lawmakers 
No thumbnail available

Seoul mayor: I hope Korea is first in Asia to allow gay marriage

Park Won-soon says the constitution permits same-sex unions
No thumbnail available

'We march for those who can't': Thousands gather in Madrid at Europe's largest gay pride parade

An estimated 1 million people turned out for Madrid Pride on Saturday evening under the slogan 'We march for those who can not' to remember LGBTIs who are persecuted and oppressed worldwide