Macca To Appear On X Factor

November 27, 2009 by  
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A shot of rhythm and bluesPaul McCartney has confirmed rumours that he’s in talks to appear on this year’s X-Factor. He’s rumoured to be performing in the final of the show with the other contestants singing songs from the former Beatles’ back catalogue.

Macca told The Sun “It’s something we are talking about. Dermot [O’Leary] is a lovely man who I know very well. He’s full of energy and keen for me to do it.?

“We’re seeing if we can make it work. I’ve been watching on and off with my family. Sometimes it throws up someone brilliant like Leona Lewis. Other years have not been so good.”

He had nothing but nice things to say about recently voted-off tuneless coneheads Jedward, “”It’s impossible not to like them.

“They’re a great couple of lads. But let’s be honest, they were never going to last much longer in the show. They had to go.”

Quite why a musical luminary such as Paul McCartney would want to appear on the talent show is rather baffling. Let it be etc…