Sharon Osbourne is said to be getting closer to making her X Factor comeback.
Sharon is thought to be replacing Tulisa on the panel if the deal does go through.
While Tulisa has recently said she is keen to keep her spot on the panel, Sharon has been just as vocal about making a return to the ITV reality singing contest.
Speaking to The Sun, an insider said, "Simon is a huge fan of Sharon.
"Things are looking good for her. She is in pole position."
Mel B, who entertained viewers as a guest judge on the UK show last year, has apparently ruled herself out of the running.
The Spice Girls singer is already signed up to do America's Got Talent and Australia's Got Talent so she's already got her hands full!
Who do you want to be on the panel next year?
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