Take That are very much part of the X Factor furniture. Gary Barlow has been a full-time judge, Robbie Williams has repeatedly turned up as a guest judge and the band (in its various forms) has performed regularly on the live shows, including that stunning duet with 2006 winner Leona Lewis. So Mark Owen suggesting that he fancies ‘doing a Barlow’ and signing up for a full-time stint as a judge seems only right.
Howard Donald doesn’t share the same eagerness as his band mates however. “I’m not worthy,” he said of joining the show. “I’m not worthy of doing stuff like that.” Perhaps if he dons a leaf bikini à la Robbie (remember that?!), Howard can pop along as a guest judge. Sinitta’s bound to have another one spare.
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