Season 13 ‘American Idol’ Judges Revealed

The judges have finally been reveled for the upcoming season of America Idol. Keith Urban stays, Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are out, and Jennifer Lopez (back in) and Harry Connick Jr. will be the judging panel on Season 13 of American Idol. Read more on the release here. Article by: Christina Vinson, Taste of … More Season 13 ‘American Idol’ Judges Revealed

Keith Urban Returning as American Idol Judge

Keith Urban will return as an American Idol judge, but the other judges have still not been determined. Urban’s continued involvement in the show was announced Thursday (Aug. 1) during a press event in Los Angeles. Urban later confirmed the news by tweeting, “Thrilled to be back on @AmericanIdol with my pal @RyanSeacrest and dying … More Keith Urban Returning as American Idol Judge

Mariah Carey Leaves ‘American Idol’ to Go on World Tour

Mariah Carey is to leave American Idol to embark on a world tour. The pop star retweeted a message from her publicists PMK•BNC confirming that she will be stepping away from the Fox talent show for her first tour since 2009, although no concert dates have yet been announced. “Mariah Carey is a true global … More Mariah Carey Leaves ‘American Idol’ to Go on World Tour

‘American Idol’: The Randy Jackson Era Is Over!

It’s official: Randy Jackson is leaving American Idol. The longtime judge and last remaining member of the original panel, which featured Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul, exits the program after 12 seasons. “Yo! Yo! Yo! To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on American Idol I have decided … More ‘American Idol’: The Randy Jackson Era Is Over!