Louis Walsh slams Robbie Williams for bringing wife Ayda to work and says ‘she doesn’t have the X Factor’ ahead of celebrity show

LOUIS Walsh has slammed Robbie Williams for bringing his spouse Ayda to work, saying that she “doesn’t have the X Issue”.

The 67-year-old star didn’t maintain again when requested about final 12 months’s judging line-up as he attended the launch for Celeb X Issue earlier at this time.

Louis Walsh didn’t maintain again when requested about final 12 months’s X Issue judges
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That is the primary time that Louis has been seen as a decide since 2017, the place he changed Nick Grimshaw following a 2016 break.

Final 12 months, he stepped down from the line-up once more and Simon Cowell enlisted Louis Tomlinson, Robbie Williams, and Robbie’s spouse Ayda Subject to fill the roles – one thing that Louis believes was the improper resolution.

Chatting with The Solar On-line, Louis mentioned of Robbie: “I believed HE was an excellent reserving, however then he went and introduced his spouse on the present.”

He went on to snipe: “You don’t convey your spouse to work.

Louis slammed Robbie for ‘bringing his spouse to work’
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The decide was filled with reward for Robbie – however wished Ayda changed with Sharon or Nicole
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“He is an excellent character and decide and with Simon it ought to have been wonderful.

“It ought to have been the very best panel ever but it surely simply didn’t work.

“There was no X Issue.”

Additional slamming Ayda, Louis added: “Nicole [Scherzinger] or Sharon [Osbourne] would have been higher.”

Ayda judged on final 12 months’s collection of The X Issue
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Evidently Simon agreed with the Irish music boss, as he’s invited Nicole Scherzinger again for X Issue: Celeb.

In the meantime, Cheryl didn’t get the decision this 12 months however she appeared as a coach on The Biggest Dancer again in August.

Cheryl and Louis have endured a strained relationship for over a decade, which first kicked off when Louis managed Ladies Aloud from 2002 to 2004.

It sparked Cheryl’s prolonged disdain for the Irishman and there’s no love misplaced between the pair, with Louis lashing out on the Geordie magnificence earlier at this time.

Louis additionally lashed out at Cheryl as he launched X Issue: Celeb earlier at this time
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When requested if he was stunned that Cheryl hadn’t been referred to as in to guage the brand new spin-off of the ITV expertise present, Louis laughed: “You imply as a contestant? She could be good. She may even win it.”

And when requested if Chezza must mime to win it, Louis added: “Cheryl doesn’t mime”.

Earlier than he winked and mentioned: “It’s referred to as lip-syncing.”

The brand new collection of the present kicks off this Saturday and can see well-known faces from exhibits together with Love Island, The Chase and EastEnders battle it out in a bid to win a giant cash cope with Simon’s Syco report label.


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