Bret Michaels Replacing Simon Cowell On 'American Idol'?

07/30/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Originally Posted May 29th 2010 10:15 AM PDT by TMZ Staff

Bret Michaels returned to the stage last night in Biloxi, MS where Bret dropped a huge piece of info on the crowd -- he might be taking Simon Cowell's seat on "American Idol."

Right before Bret played the classic "Every Rose Has Its Thorn," he told the crowd, "I can't say this is true yet, cause I don't know. Next year they asked me to possibly be the judge on 'American Idol.'" Very vague, but still ...