Simon Cowell dumped me – so I went to China to win The Factor

Simon Cowell dumped me – so I went to China to win The Factor

Simon Cowell dumped me… So I went to China to win The X Factor

2:29 AM on 12th June 2011

The brink of stardom: Mary-Jess became a singing sensation when she appeared on Chinese television

The brink of stardom: Mary-Jess became a singing sensation when she appeared on Chinese television

And the winner is... Mary-Jess lines up with fellow contestants as the results are called out on Chinese X Factor

And the winner is… Mary-Jess lines up with fellow contestants as the results are called out on Chinese X Factor

On the job: Simon Cowell with Nicole Scherzinger, Paula Abdul and LA Reid at X Factor USA auditions in New York last week

On the job: Simon Cowell with Nicole Scherzinger, Paula Abdul and LA Reid at X Factor USA auditions in New York last week

Pucker up: Simon plants a smacker on Paula, one of his favoured females, before X Factor USA auditions in New Jersey

Pucker up: Simon plants a smacker on Paula, one of his favoured females, before X Factor USA auditions in New Jersey