Buzz Bites (8/28/12): Katy Perry Reportedly Turns Down ‘American Idol’ Judge Offer

Katy Perry reportedly turned down a $20 million offer to be an “American Idol” judge.

+ There have been many speculated contenders for “American Idol”‘s new judges, but apparently Katy Perry will NOT be one. Sources reportedly say she was offered $20 million for one year, but that she turned it down due to her full schedule, and the gig doesn’t align with her career. (Idolator)

+ Miley Cyrus will appear on “Two And A Half Men”! That’s great, right? (MTV News)

+ Intergalactic species (and people of earth) can tune in today at 4 pm E.T. to an event that will include the premiere of the new will.i.am song, “Reach For The Stars.” The tune will be broadcasted from Mars via the Curiosity rover and live-streamed on NASA’s website. (Rolling Stone)

+ Speaking of will.i.am, he just released the track list for #willpower, and it includes some high-profile collabos including Britney Spears, Ne-Yo, Rihanna, Chris Brown, David Guetta, Eva Simons, Redfoo and Nicole Scherzinger. It streets Oct. 15. (MTV News)

+ Slaughterhouse, who drop welcome to: Our House today, are headed to “RapFix live” tomorrow. Check them out Wednesday at 4 p.m. E.T. on RapFix.MTV.com and tweet questions for the rappers to @MTVRapFix. (MTV News)

+ VMA performer Frank Ocean is slated to be the musical guest for the season premiere of “Saturday Night Live.” The episode airs Sept. 15. (Just Jared)

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