Has DEMI  MOORE corralled herself a brand spanking new young stud muffin?

That's the buzz in the inner circles of wah-wah tub thumpers, where the soon-to-be ex-Mrs. Kutcher is said to be in a texting frenzy with hot Canadian musician Ricky J.

"Demi and Ricky have been getting very flirty recently," a source told

"Ricky thinks she's really hot, and Demi seems to be loving the attention."

Ricky, best known for his hit single, No Means No, is currently in Los Angeles and is keen on landing a getting a date with the 49-year-old heartthrob BUT not just for some uglies bumping.

"Ricky wants to get her to record a track with him," the source says.

 "Demi has actually got a great voice, and it helps that she is super, super hot too!"