X- Factor Season 2 will return for new faces. Paula Abdul was informed through her lawyer that her service won't be needed anymore for the next season.Nicole Scherzinger of Pussycat Dolls quit the show to focus on her music.Steve Jones went to his Twitter to announce that he won’t be back as well ,"I won't be hosting next season's X FACTOR which is a shame, but I can't complain as I've had a great time. Good luck to everyone on the show." The only ones staying are Simon Cowell and L.A. Reid .
Simon Cowell personally recruited Paula after she quit from American Idol in 2009.They were both American Idol judges from 2002-2009.He left the show in 2010 to launch "X Factor".Paula did not receive an explanation for the decision, but a source close to the show says Cowell has decided that the show needs a bigger celebrity on the panel next season.Mariah Carey’s name is being mentioned as a possible judge.