Katy Perry To Replace Nicole On X Factor USA?
Simon Cowell has apparently 'handpicked' K-Pez to be a judge...
According to Simon Cowell after she impressed him as a guest judge on the UK series two years ago.
Speaking of Perry, Cowell told newspaper: "I worked with Katy once. I think she would be fun because she is hard — in a good way — and she's feisty."
Despite previously stating[uuid=567ad3ca-b3b1-4a1c-8b77-fb7795435e57]Madonna to join the panel.
Admitting that the Queen of Pop would be far too "expensive" to secure as a judge, Cowell concluded: "She would be great, in terms of experience, success... brilliant."
Earlier this week, Mariah Carey for the show, stating: "I don't think Mariah would make that commitment. She's just had kids" adding that rumours suggesting he had offered Queen B $100million were "nonsense."