L.A Reid quits X Factor Fri-14-Dec-12 16:55 Share this Tell Us What You Think WTF 0 LOL 0 FAIL 0 OMG 0 HOT 0 CUTE 0 ] By Megan SlovakX Factor judge L.A. Reid has quit the show. He released a statement saying: "I have decided that I will not return to The X Factor next year. I have a company to run that I've kind of neglected. It saddens me a little bit, but only a little bit. I love Simon. We have a great relationship. We have fun together, we talk, we laugh, we do bad things, we're friends." You May Also Like 12 Million Americans Watch Debut X Factor USA Show Adele shunned X Factor Another judge announced for The X Factor NZ Antonio "L.A" Reid (Judge) Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .