The X Factor US cancelled Simon Cowell Sun-09-Feb-14 18:50 Share this Tell Us What You Think WTF 0 LOL 0 FAIL 0 OMG 0 HOT 0 CUTE 0 ] 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 12 Million Americans Watch Debut X Factor USA Show Are One Direction splitting up? Bars and Melody - Simon Cowell's Golden Buzzer act | Britain's Got Talent 2014 Britney close to signing on for X Factor judging gig Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .