Cheryl Cancels V Festival & X Factor Boot Camp
After contracting malaria, the Parachute singer has 2 months off...
Cheryl Colehas been forced to cancel her headlining performance at V Festival as well as pulling out of the boot camp stage ofX Factor after being Girls Aloud beauty has been signed off work for two months after Dannii Minogue.
An X Factor source claimed: “Our priority is to ensure Cheryl is fit and well before she returns to work and to give our contestants a fair and proper opportunity to compete in the show.”
The show insider added: “With Dannii Minogue out in Australia with her new tot and poor Cheryl recovering, we just need to focus on making the best of the situation. We still have a show to put on after all.”
Previous guest judges Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzingerand Katy Perryhave reportedly been shortlisted to stand in for the 3 Words singer, as well as Chezza's close friend and fellow GA member Kimberley Walsh.
V Festival have since released a statement on Twitter, claiming: "V Festival would like to inform you that Cheryl Cole will no longer be performing at this year's festival. We wish Cheryl a speedy recovery."