Gary Barlow of Take That reportedly is preparing to quit Britain’s’ X Factor. The very popular English singer songwriter is exiting the talent show at the end of the year, 2013, this is according to the host Dermot O’leary.
The Tv personality let the big news slip on the red carpet at One Direction’s tour movie premiere in London on Tuesday (20Aug13), confessing he’d like to take the singer’s place.
“He’ll (Barlow) be leaving at the end of this year… (but) I’d love to judge. I’d be so strict. I’d be nice and strict.”
Barlow has yet to confirm the news of his departure, but he recently stated that it was “too early” to comment on whether he would return to The X Factor for the shows 11th season Nicole Scherzinger, Louis Walsh and Sharon Osbourne.