Ora appeared as a guest judge during last year's auditions stages of the ITV talent show and said that Cowell had thanked her for standing in on the panel.
Talking to Digital Spy before her acoustic performance at the launch of the Sony Xperia Z and Xperia Tablet Z at Mobile World Congress 2013, Ora said: "I actually met Simon finally at the Brits after all the things we did for X Factor.
"He came up to me, he said, 'Thank you so much for doing that for the show'. I said 'Yeah, of course, it's fine', and then he looked at me, he gave me that look like there's something coming but he never asked me."
She added: "I think right now »
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