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Britney Spears Return To The X Factor For Season Three Questionable

November 01, 2012 11:00 AM by Lisa Princ

Last night on The X Factor, Britney Spears made quite the impression for the live shows, but rumor has it that she may not return for another season. Why? It’s all a matter of money, of course!

We know, we know, most shows are all about the money these days, so why would The X Factor be any different? It’s not, and in fact, the ratings are not doing as well as the big wigs had hoped, so they are looking to cut costs next season. Rumor has it that those cost cuts will start with production, including the judges’ salaries, which could be a complete game changer for Britney Spears.

One inside source spoke to Radar Online, and told them: “Britney, who was signed on a one-year deal, is the first person who will be expected to have her salary chopped. She is on a $15 million contract, which is absurd given that there’s been no huge surge in the ratings.” So, you’re probably wondering why Spears would not just take a pay cut instead of leaving?

Well, for one thing, Britney was under the impression, (after signing only a one year contract) that if a contract extension was offered to her, she would get a pay increase. “It just doesn’t make sense to spend all that money on Britney when Simon Cowell will undoubtedly be able to find another high-profile judge to replace her at a fraction of the cost,” the source went on to add.

Sounds like Britney Spears should enjoy this season because who knows if she will be around next season.

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3 Responses to “Britney Spears Return To The X Factor For Season Three Questionable”

  1. Ava Says:
    November 1st, 2012 at 12:06 pm

    Brittany doesn’t deserve all that money, she seems too timid and the times she wasn’t, they were sure to catch that on camera, however, that Demi is a firecracker. She is a great speaker and a joy to watch. Never heard of Demi Lovato before appearing on the X Factor.

  2. baby girl 3 Says:
    November 1st, 2012 at 8:09 pm

    spears is boring and phony!!!

  3. Eyecccyou Says:
    November 2nd, 2012 at 7:03 pm

    Brittney didn’t have a clue last night when she sent Diamond White home. The show needs some new judges. Maybe Britney is still on drugs


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