American Idol executive producer Nigel Lythgoe recently revealed that Aerosmith are on tap to perform on the show, yet guitarist Joe Perry hasn’t heard anything about it. The rocker told the Boston Herald, “No one’s said a word to me.” Joe added that all he knows is the band is recording this summer then touring in South America and possibly Japan, though the latter may be up in the air due to the tragedy in that country. Read more at

Even if you don’t watch Idol, would you tune in to see Aerosmith play?