Music August, 21 2012

Kanye West in Talks to Become Judge on “American Idol”

According to TMZ, Kanye West is in negotiations to become an “American Idol” judge. It’s being reported that execs reached out to Kanye recently regarding the possibility of him filling one of the open judging positions, and Mr. West expressed interest. Informed sources went on to mention that “American Idol” would “at least match Mariah Carey’s salary,” about $18 million a year.