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Did Britney Spears get fired from the X Factor USA? The blonde pop starlet's job as a judge has not yet been axed, but reports claim she will be fired soon. The sexy singer - who acted as a judge on the second series of the Fox reality TV show alongside Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato and L.A. Reid - is reportedly unlikely to have her contract renewed after disappointing producers with her ''low energy'' and providing ''boring'' feedback to contestants. A source told Us Weekly magazine, that the 31-year-old mother-of-two - who was on a one year $15 million contract and whose act Carly Rose made it to this season's grand final - is facing the axe just weeks after music producer and record label boss L.A. Reid announced he won't be returning next year. The insider said: ''Britney will get the boot. Producers wanted her for the long haul, but it isn't working. »

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