Credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images Photo: Brad Paisley Performs at the CMA Music Festival on June 22, 2012

The idea of country music singer Brad Paisley becoming the next judge for American Idol has gone over pretty well except that his schedule could be too busy.

According to CMT, Brad has more than two dozen shows planned from now through November, and he’s expected to co-host the CMA Awards that same month. With some European tour dates scheduled after that, Brad’s pretty much booked through the end of the year.

Unless the Idol schedule gets rearranged on his behalf, it looks like Brad’s involvement with the show could just be a nice idea and nothing more.

Source: CMT

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