“American Idol” chose Candice Glover as its Season 12 champ on Thursday, but the real story is which of the ‘Idol’ judges are returning next season?
Longtime panelist Randy Jackson recently announced he was leaving the show after nine years, with reports saying Nicki Minaj will also exit to focus on her career.
Candice Glover, a soul singer from rural South Carolina, was named "American Idol" on Thursday, becoming the first female singer to win the competition since 2007.
Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez sat down with “Extra’s” Mario Lopez in NYC to chat about appearing on the “American Idol” finale on Thursday. She also opened up about her busy life, including buying a mansion in the Hamptons.
J.Lo would not confirm or deny if she’ll return as a judge on “Idol” next season, but she did say it was great being back on the set for the finale. “It was fun. It was great to see the team there. They were like, ‘We miss you!’ I was like, ‘I miss you, too!’”
Nicki Minaj could be the next judge to exit “American Idol” after Season 12. Sources told Us Weekly, “It’s safe to say she isn’t coming back to ‘Idol.’”
“Extra’s” Terri Seymour spoke with Ryan Seacrest this weekend at the Wango Tango event, and he set the record straight on the recent “American Idol” rumors.
Longtime “American Idol” judge Randy Jackson announced yesterday that he is leaving the hit reality show.
“American Idol” staple Randy Jackson will not be returning next season.
Jackson tells "Extra" in a statement, "Yo! Yo! Yo! To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on ‘American Idol’ I have decided it is time to leave after this season. I am very proud of how we forever changed television and the music industry. It's been a life-changing opportunity but I am looking forward to focusing on my company Dream Merchant 21 and other business ventures."
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