From left: Nicki Minaj, Enrique Iglesias and Nick Jonas
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08/21/2012 at 08:00 AM EDT
Is the American Idol
judges' panel filling up?
"Super Bass" singer Nicki Minaj is reportedly in talks to join judge Mariah Carey
on the show for its 12th season. According to an Associated Press report
, "a deal is in works" for Minaj, 29.
Meanwhile, a source tells PEOPLE that Enrique Iglesias, who is currently on tour with departing judge Jennifer Lopez
, is being considered for the show, which also lost Steven Tyler
after season 11.
has expressed a lot of interest but no final word on either side yet," a source tells PEOPLE of the "I Like It" singer, 36.
Carey, who officially joined the show
in July, reportedly signed
an $18 million deal.
Also being considered
for a seat at the table: Nick Jonas, who Tweeted
about the possibility earlier this month.
There is no word on whether perennial judge Randy Jackson will be back.
Additional Reporting by MARISA LAUDADIO