TV FAB: Kelly Rowland QUITS "X-Factor" + John Legend SIGNS ON For ABC's "Duets"
R&B starlet Kelly Rowland won't be returning to the UK's version of "X Factor" next year. Get the deets inside and also find out about John Legend replacing Lionel Richie on "Duets."
Kelly Rowland has made it official that she will not return as a judge on the U.K. version of The "X Factor" this summer. A spokesperson for the BBC said,
"Kelly has not been able to agree a deal that fits into her autumn/winter schedule, so sadly cannot accept a place on the 2012 panel."
But the word on the street is that Kelly didn't get offered the type of money she wanted. Sigh......
In other music news....
John Legend has been added the the cast of ABC's "Duets." The singer, who is replacing Lionel Richie, joins Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Nettles and Robin Thicke on the upcoming summer series.
Hmmm....it could be good to see John and Robin do a few duets throughout the course of the show.
In other Kelly Rowland news, she stars in Trey Songz latest video for which he just dropped a sneak peek. Tune in to BET's 106 & Park on Friday, May 4th for the world premiere of Trey's "Heart Attack" video in full.