Simon Cowell really can't get it together when it comes to the 'X Factor' panel. One day he's offering Britney Spears $10 million to join. The next, he's all up in Rihanna's grill about taking the gig. Then, he's saying he doesn't need A-listers to comprise the panel. All these rumors about who he will get to fill the two vacant seats are running rampant. Today's top 'X Factor' panel story suggests that the producer and judge may have changed his mind about Brit Brit.
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Simon Cowell better invest in better security for his abode. The reality show judge saw his London residence broken into on March 24, literally. Cowell was at home during the break in. The intruder is likely an overzealous fan, who camped out in the powder room. We thought it may have been a disgruntled 'X Factor' contestant or 'American Idol' alum when we heard the news.
Before the untimely death of Whitney Houston, news surfaced that Whitney Houston was being eyed to be a possible judge on 'X Factor.' Apparently, the reports were true as Simon Cowell confirmed on Saturday (Feb. 11) with CNN's Piers Morgan that Houston was in consideration to be on the Fox reality competition show.
Simon Cowell is not satisfied with having helped discover huge pop stars like Kelly Clarkson. The former 'American Idol' judge and current 'X Factor' guru, whose protégé Melanie Amaro won the whole shebang, is shifting his attention and talent-finding GPS to the electronic music scene.
Cowell hopes to find the world's best DJ via a new reality competition show. These shows are in Cowell's wheelhouse, and he's mining the dance scene in 2012.