Britney Spears was signed to do Season 2 of The X-Factor and is now an official judge along with Demi Lovato, L.A. Reid, and Simon Cowell. The Audition process of the show began on May 24, 2012 and ended on July 10, 2012.

The audition cities were Austin, TX, Kansas City, Missouri, San Francisco, CA, Providence, RI, and Greensboro, NC.

The X-Factor had a two episode premiere on Sept. 12-13, 2012. The X-Factor comes on FOX on Wed/Thurs at 8/7 central.