It looks like Nicole Scherzinger will return to the X-Factor judging panel 5 years ago

It looks like Nicole Scherzinger will return to the X-Factor judging panel

The lead-up to the newest season of the X Factor has been a whirlwind of rumours and changes.

Caroline Flack and Olly Murs are out, and Dermot O'Leary is back in.

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Rita Ora looks to have jumped ship:

As has Grimmy.

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Cheryl, also out.

So, it's looking like things are all switching up.

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A familiar face is now being linked to a judges spot, according to UK media.

Digital Spy is reporting that Nicole Scherzinger will be returning to the panel as well as Sharon Osbourne and Louis Walsh.

She hasn't been on the show since 2013, but it looks like she may be back in the judge's chair come autumn.