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Woah. Woah. Woah. Hold the phone. Shut the front door.

We heard whispers a few weeks back that the mentoring groups were all set. Demi, whose star rose first among the tween set, was an apparent lock to work with her main demographic: 12-16 year olds.

Apparently, not so much.

Photos of Britney Spears mentoring in Malibu for the post-bootcamp house sessions shows her with co-mentor will.i.am and what look like some of our favorite young’uns.

Seeing as Britney got her start long before puberty, we’re sure she has invaluable advice for the teens. Although fellow Disney princess Demi Lovato probably would have had lots to say about the TV-to-theater movie realm, Mouseketeer Britney knows how to keep the fame living forever (at least, we hope so...).

So what do you think — would Demi have been a better choice for the youngest X Factor contenders? Sound off below.

Source: The Daily Mail

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