Is Nicki Minaj the next judge on American Idol?

The rumor mill is going full-stream ahead on American Idol news today…

Word on the street is that we have an American Idol replacement for Jennifer Lopez and it is…..Nicki Minaj!

According to several sources, Minaj has a “few more details to work out with her contract” but Nicki will in fact be seated at the judges table.

Several names have been tossed around for replacements for both Steven Tyler and J-Lo, including Nick Jonas, Brad Paisley and even embattled star, Charlie Sheen.

Fox is declining to comment at the time but we will keep you posted as news unfolds throughout the day. Do you think Nicki would be a good pick-up for American Idol?