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 James Arthur 'Dropped by Simon Cowell's record label' Simon Cowell gives his ex a very important job Simon Cowell drops a massive hint about American Idol Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .