Another judge announced for The X Factor NZ Dnaiel Bedingfield Fri-21-Dec-12 09:08 Share this By Jay-Jay FeeneyAuditions for The X Factor NZ begin in Queenstown on January 15th. The show will be hosted by Dominic Bowden and the first judge to be announced was Stan Walker. Today we can announce a second judge – Daniel Bedingfield! He is best known for the hit ‘Gotta Get Thru This’, famously recorded in his bedroom, which topped the UK charts and earned him a Grammy nomination for Best Dance Recording. You May Also Like Simon Cowell gives his ex a very important job The song that's taking over America: Say Something Lady Gaga's x-rated X Factor performance causes outrage Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .