Snoop Dogg is now Snoop Lion – The Rapper has put himself forward to join the judging panel of 2013 American Idol along with Mariah Carey, who’s earning about $18M a year for a one-year agreement with a renewal option.
In a recent interview – the Cali rapper told that, he’ll do ‘American Idol’,” after being said that the “Hero” singer earns around $18 million, when singing up to be a new judge on the show. He then jokingly told his manager, Get on it!
The spokesman for the show’s producer Fremantle Media North America, admitted to comment on speculations about possible new judges. Formerly, Nick Jonas and Pharrell Williams were told to be front-runners to fill the vacant seats.
After Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez unveiled their departures in July, “Idol” wants new judges for the forthcoming American Idol season 12, which will start in early 2013. The Aerosmith front-man lately said that the Rolling Stone that the FOX singing rivalry was not my cup of tea.
On the other hand, Rapper Snoop Dogg revealed on Monday that he’s covering his name and old career, all because of a spiritual experience with Rastafari, an Afrocentric religion with sources in Jamaica.
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