[photogallerylink id=7681 align=left] Simon Cowell says that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nicki Minaj [/lastfm]has the X-Factor he could use on his new show that begans auditions this week. But has he reached out to Nicki to see if she would be part of the show?
According to Hiphopwired.com:
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Nicki Mnaj To Judge X-Factor
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Young Money[/lastfm] maiden Nicki Minaj is being considered as a judge for the new season of the talent show, X Factor.
According to the New York Post, Nicki and the show’s producer former American Idol judge Simon Cowell spoke in person about her involvement in the show some weeks ago in Los Angeles.
The Post’s source is quoted as saying, “Simon thinks Nicki is fantastic. She’s sassy, she looks great and she has bags of personality.”
While adding, “This isn’t a done deal yet, but Nicki would be great for the show. She fits the ideal that ‘X Factor’ will be exciting, vibrant and different. And the show would also be great for her career.”
The “X Factor” show is slated to begin this fall with auditions starting this coming Sunday (March 27).
As previously reported, Cowell has already enlisted former Chairman and CEO of Island Def Jam [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]L.A. Reid [/lastfm]to become a judge for the American version of the popular British talent series. Reid resigned from his post at the at the storied label on last Thursday (March 17).
Simon is really setting out to make yet another show the most watched musical competition on television. But watch out Simon! There’s a lot of competition headed your way with ‘The Voice” and ‘BET’s Sunday Best’ both starting up within the next couple of weeks.
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