Sean "Diddy" Combs is the second favourite celeb at 3-1 odds, followed by Quincy Jones at 31/2-1, reports the New York Post. The list also includes Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds at 4-1, Simon Fuller at 6-1, Rob Stevenson at 6-1 and Russell Simmons at 61/2-1.
Cowell is quitting "Idol" to star in the US version of his 'X Factor'.
New York (ANI): Britain's Got Talent judge Piers Morgan is one of the favourites to replace Simon Cowell on American Idol. According to online gambling site Bookmaker.com, Piers Morgan has the odds of 2-1 to step into the shoes of Cowell.