Warner to Josiah -- Lived in a Ford Lately?

3/25/2008 6:40 PM PDT
'Memba Josiah Leming, the "A.I." contestant who lived in his car? Our record industry sources tell us Warner Bros. Records has offered him a record deal. It hasn't been signed yet ... but it's "close."

But here's the kicker. A prominent record industry honcho told us, "With Warner as a label, he'll be back in his car before he knows it. Everyone knows they are not good for his kind of music."