X-Factor announces biggest ever auditions tour!
X-Factor have announced that they will be visiting 50 towns and cities in the search for the next winner!
The auditions will start in Dublin next month and last until the end of May, open auditions will be held in the major cities whereas the 'mobile audition van' will be sent to towns and small cities across the UK.
The show will be auditioning more people than ever with contestants able to upload video auditions online for the first time.
Simon Cowell said, "The X-Factor is coming back, and if you think you the potential to be a world class star, this is your chance to prove it. You really could be the next pop superstar".
Here is last year's winner Ben Haenow with his number 1 single 'Something I Need'.