Simon Cowell ditches ‘The X Factor’ musical launch to witness baby`s birth

ANI| Last Updated: Jan 07, 2014, 15:02 PM IST

London: Simon Cowell will be missing ‘The X Factor’ musical launch to be with his pregnant girlfriend Lauren Silverman while she gives birth to their first child.

The 54-year-old music mogul would normally have attended the official press previews and opening night of `I Can`t Sing: The X Factor Musical`, but he has promised to be by his girlfriend`s side when their baby is born, the Mirror reported.

The opening of the musical, which is a satire on the hit Saturday night talent show X Factor, will be on February 27 and Cowell`s baby is due on February 28.