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 What you didn’t see on The X Factor US last night PSY teaches Britney the Gangnam Style dance See Simon Cowell in the 80s Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .