August 11th, 2010
01:51 PM ET
Add one more name to the list of celebs who want to take a seat at the “American Idol” judging table: Mariah Carey.
Carey’s husband, Nick Cannon, said during an interview with The Hollywood Reporter that his wife has dropped that idea into their conversation before.
“She talks about it,” Cannon said. “She says, ‘I would love to do that.’”
Cannon thinks his wife is definitely qualified for the gig, though the notoriously busy singer and actress might find it difficult to work it into her calendar.
“She is one of the greatest singers of our time; she would be great,” he said. “I don't know if she has enough time, though, but if they could work with her schedule, I know she would love to do 'Idol.' Let's start the campaign!”
About this blog
Our daily cheat-sheet for breaking celebrity news, Hollywood buzz and your pop-culture obsessions.