Britney Spears ‘Close’ to ‘X Factor’ Deal

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Those rumors that Britney Spears will join “The X Factor” have not died down.

Deadline.comreports Spears is “close to a deal” to serve as a judge on the Fox singing competition this year.

The website says Spears could earn between $12 million and $15 million, an increase from the $10 million she reportedly was initially offered.