Music mogul Simon Cowell, who recently fired Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger from the judging panel of The X Factor, wants Grammy winner Adele to be the part of the singing reality show.
"Simon is always looking for new directions and ideas. He thinks Adele's success and achievements are incredible," showbizspy.com quoted a source as saying.
"He recognizes that true musicianship and a serious approach can bring a lot of credibility and an extra dimension to his show. The producers love her," the source added.