Is Janet Jackson Joining X Factor?
Is Janet Jackson the new judge on X Factor? She isn’t
saying yes, but she isn’t saying no either.
The buzz is that Janet is in talks to join Simon Cowell’s
reality show after Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger, who were judges on the
first US season of the programme in 2011, recently left the panel.
Janet fuelled the speculation during an interview with Anderson
Cooper when she tried to skirt around the topic. Asked if the TV rumours are
true, Janet laughed and said, "Oh my God. No, I'm not a judge on The X
But Cooper refused to let the issue go and continued to
probe, saying, "You're not currently a judge on The X Factor," to
which the R&B superstar replied, "No, I am not. But that's all I
really think I should say."
If the rumours are ture, it will be an interesting twist as Jackson
was Abdul's boss in the 1980s after hiring her to choreograph several of her