With news that Britney Spears will be officially announcing her new job as a judge on the X Factor USA, today, it looks as though Demi Lovato may be joining her following the reports that she has signed a deal to become the fourth judge on the panel.
According to TMZ, the Disney starlet will arrive in NYC this week for Fox network's Up Fronts where she will be revealed as the new judge who will join Britney, Simon Cowell and L.A. Reid for the second season of the reality TV talent show.
Demi, who has talked openly about her issues and her time in rehab, and Britney, who is still under conservatorship after her breakdown in 2008, will replace Nicole Scherzinger and Paula Abdul after they left the show earlier this year.
The news of Demi's new job will come as a delight to Britney who is reportedly looking forward to working with Demi.
A source told Radar Online: "Britney is the anchor of the new judging panel and that was Simon's most important hire. Britney is extremely hopeful that Demi Lovato will become one of the judges because she truly admires her."
"Britney loves how open and honest Demi has been with her fans after she went to rehab last year. She thinks they have a lot in common and that they would have great chemistry on the show. Britney is extremely excited for filming to begin, which will be in the next month."
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