Justin Bieber Headed to "The X Factor" - NBC Southern California

Justin Bieber Headed to "The X Factor"

The teen superstar will be a celebrity mentor on the Fox show, sources told E! News



    Justin Bieber Headed to "The X Factor"
    Getty Images
    Justin Bieber is heading to "The X Factor," sources tell E! News.

    It's Bieber time!

    Justin Bieber will appear on this season of The X Factor as a celebrity mentor, multiple sources confirm to E! News. He's reportedly teaming up with L.A. Reid's team to give advice to contestants after the top 16 acts are chosen.

    The "Boyfriend" singer, who was spotted filming in the Hollywood Hills for The X Factor on Monday, tweeted out: long day but great day. @LA_Reid@ScooterBraun just like old times! Thanks

    Watch the new X Factor promo featuring Simon and Britney butting heads

    Justin Bieber: I'm Not Just a Teen Heartthrob

    [NBCAH] Justin Bieber: I'm Not Just a Teen Heartthrob
    Justin Bieber reacts to Will.i.am's praise of his talents and success at the 2012 Teen Choice Awards. Also, he talks about trying to "stay positive" in light of paparazzi chasing after him.
    (Published Tuesday, March 4, 2014)

    Each judge is given a group of four contestants to oversee, and this season a celebrity mentor will be joining them during the judge's house round to help out. Rumors are flying around the Internet that Nick Jonas will join fellow Disney grad Demi Lovato as a mentor, but no official announcement has been made from Fox.

    In a perfect world, we could imagine judge Britney Spears getting paired with Justin Timberlake (we miss you, year 2000!), and Simon Cowell bringing on Paula Abdul because, c'mon, who doesn't love those two together?

    Britney joining X Factor made the list of our craziest stories of the summer