Joe Jonas

The American Idol machine is hard at work: the show has just nabbed Joe Jonas as a guest judge.

Get the latest on Idol's new guest judges and Paula Abdul's departure

Jonas has signed on to serve as a guest judge alongside Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi during Dallas auditions, according to Us. The teen sensation is no stranger to Idol, having appeared alongside his brothers during the Season 7 finale.

Check out pictures of Joe Jonas and his bros through the years

The Los Angeles Times reported that original Idol winner Kelly Clarkson was nearing a guest-judge deal as well, but a rep told Us that was "not true."

Since Abdul's resignation, other guest judges confirmed for the upcoming season are Victoria Beckham, Mary J. Blige, Shania Twain and Katy Perry.

How do you think the JoBro will do as an Idol judge?