First Dibs: Who Are the New X Factor Judges?

Pre-order information for Kanye West’s forthcoming LP appears to have been taken down, Barack Obama kicks it with Justin Timberlake, and Beyonce drops new music.

  • Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio will be joining X Factor this fall. The confirmation ends days of speculation about the potential panelists. Wow, with current judge Demi Lovato, Simon Cowell will be surrounded by women…can he handle that? [MTV]
  • Kanye giveth and Kanye taketh away. Pre-order information for the rapper’s awaited new album, Yeezus, looks to have been removed from iTunes and Sucks if you raced to get that order in… [Rolling Stone]
  • Jay-Z apparently isn’t Barack Obama’s only celebrity friend. A photo of the president hanging with Justin Timberlake was released by the White House, with JT showing POTUS something on his cell phone. Perfect opportunity to write your own caption. [E!]
  • Beyonce has been using endorsement deals to showcase some of the sounds on her upcoming album. Well, she’s finally given us the full version of “Grown Woman,” first heard in her recent Pepsi commercial. Check it out. [Celebuzz]

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