08/02/2010 at 01:00 AM EDT
contestants better start singing with some “Sweet Emotion” because Steven Tyler
is apparently coming to town.
brass hasn’t confirmed
frontman will be joining the judging panel, Tyler spoke of his future endeavors Saturday following his Las Vegas concert.
Commenting briefly before entering a concert afterparty at Studio 54, Tyler said his future plans include “recording an album and I’m probably going to be judge on American Idol
Rumors of Tyler, 62, joining the restructured panel
began surfacing last week. At his Las Vegas concert at MGM Grand, Tyler even poked fun at the rumors telling fans, “The rumors are true ... I’m pregnant with guitarist Joe Perry
It’s likely Tyler will be joined on the judging panel
by Jennifer Lopez
, a source told PEOPLE. Revealing little about his probable decision to join Idol
, Tyler simply said, “I'm doing it. What do you think? I’m doing it.”