“Jessica has been approached … but nothing has been confirmed yet on either end,” a source close to the pneumatic songstress tells TODAYshow.com.
Bringing on J-Simp however would not be a 1-for-1 exchange for the now-gone Simon Cowell, but part of a grander plan to freshen up Fox’s top-rated reality competition as it enters its 10th season in January.
Recent reports say that ‘Idol’ may invite back Nigel Lythgoe (‘So You Think You Can Dance’) to exec-produce the show and lay down the law on some big changes – including perhaps replacing nearly the entire panel of judges, and not just Cowell.
What say you, ‘Idol’ faithful? Are you, like me, going, “Really?” as you read the above rumor? Or could the woman who believed Chicken of the Sea to be made from chicken provide outstanding entertainment value when crafting critiques?