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15/05/2015 07:40 BST | Updated 15/05/2015 07:59 BST

Nick Grimshaw Talks 'X Factor' Rumours: 'I'd Love To Be A Judge On The Show'

Nick Grimshaw has weighed in on recent reports linking him to ‘The X Factor’ as a new addition to the judging panel, admitting he would like to take on the role.

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Following Louis Walsh’s ‘X Factor’ departure - which has been all but confirmed by show boss Simon Cowell - Nick is reportedly at the top of producers’ wishlists to take over, which sounds like something he’d definitely be up for.

Speaking to The Mirror, the Radio 1 DJ revealed: “I would like to do it. I love the show. But loads of people I've read [are rumoured] will be really good.”

Nick Grimshaw

He also refused to confirm or deny that the rumours about him being in talks with producers were true, adding: “[The rumours are] nothing but speculation... pretty much everyone's - who has had anything to do with music - names have been involved.”

"So there's nothing more to that so far."

Still, that “so far” sounds promising, right?

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