The X Factor US cancelled Simon Cowell Sun-09-Feb-14 18:50 Share this By Steph Monks The X Factor US has been cancelled!Simon Cowell has announced he’s moving back to England to go back on The X Factor UK. And with no Simon Cowell – there’s no X Factor US.'I've had a fantastic time over the last 12 years, both on The X Factor and American Idol,' Simon said.'Last year, for a number of reasons, I had to make a decision to return to the UK version of The X Factor in 2014. So for now, I'm back to the UK and I want to thank FOX for being an incredible partner and I also want to thank everybody who has supported my shows. America, I'll see you soon!'. You May Also Like Simon Cowell sings All About That Bass What you didn’t see on The X Factor US last night PSY teaches Britney the Gangnam Style dance Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .