REPORT: Kanye West In American Idol Judge Talks


By Daniel Gates


Kanye West is reportedly in talks for “American Idol.”

The rapper is “negotiating with producers” on the hit singing competition, according to TMZ.

That said, NOTHING has been confirmed about how serious or advanced the reported talks between West and “American Idol” are.

Gossip Cop has reached out to all sides.

FOX would not comment on the report.

It’s worth pointing out that there has been a steady stream of names rumored for the judges’ panel in the period since Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez announced their departures.

Only Mariah Carey has officially joined the show, with Nicki Minaj reportedly very close to a deal.

West joins a long list of rumored male additions ranging from Brad Paisley to Enrique Iglesias.

Gossip Cop will have updates.

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