Demi Lovato Secures Multi-Episode Arc on ‘Glee’

Demi Lovato is joining the cast of "Glee" for a several episode arc.

According to trusted sources, Lovato will recur as Dani, a New York based struggling artist who becomes a friend to Rachel (Lea Michele) and Santana (Naya Rivera).

While it's unclear how her character will connect with the overall storyline for season five, Lovato's role will cover at least six episodes and her character is expected to cross with Adam Lambert, who has also been cast for an arc.

In related news, Demi Lovato is gearing up for the return of "X Factor USA," which returns for a third season September 11 on FOX.