If Variety has it right, Brad Paisley may be soon be a judge on a talent competition on ABC...

The entertainment newspaper says that the network is negotiating a deal with Brad to work on Rising Star -- a show that has been popular in Israel and is being considered in markets internationally, including the U.S.

Brad has had a long-standing relationship with ABC through his work has co-host of theCMA Awards along with Carrie Underwood

We'll just have to wait and see!

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