The rumor-mill is reporting that pop star Rihanna just beat out Britney Spears for the new judge on Fox’ X-Factor.
According to MediaTakeOut.com, the negotiations with Britney Spears fell through, and that “[Rihanna] wanted to be on X-Factor, but everyone thought that [Britney Spears] had it – but when [Rihanna] found out that they wanted her instead, she jumped at [the opportunity.”
MTO reports that Rihanna’s management over at RocNation made it happen and that she will get between $15 and $20M a year in cash with perks.
Of course, MSDTV will keep you posted. So stay tuned.