Kanye West turned down an offer to be a judge on the upcoming season of “American Idol.”
According to Us Weekly, the hip-hop star was offered the third and final spot on “Idol’s” judging panel for the upcoming 13th season. He passed, in part, because he worried it would hurt his reputation.
Right — the guy who made a baby with Kim Kardashian. Uh-huh, yeah, the guy who pretty much attacked Taylor Swift at an awards show. The one who goes napalm on photographers while running into street signs.
Now he’s worried about his reputation.
“He didn’t want to go that mainstream,” a source told the magazine.