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American Idol Revival Gets Judges Lionel Ritchie, Luke Bryan

American Idol Revival Gets Judges Lionel Ritchie, Luke Bryan

Lionel Ritchie and Luke Bryan round out the judges panel alongside Katy Perry in ABC's revival of American Idol, hosted by Ryan Seacrest.

Brian Gallagher

Ryan Seacrest Returns to Host American Idol Revival on ABC

Ryan Seacrest Returns to Host American Idol Revival on ABC

Original American Idol host Ryan Seacrest has returned to host the show's new season on ABC when it debuts in midseason.

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American Idol Reboot Gets Katy Perry as First Judge

American Idol Reboot Gets Katy Perry as First Judge

ABC announced at its upfront presentation in New York today that Katy Perry will be the first new judge for American Idol this fall.

Brian Gallagher

ABC Fall TV Schedule 2017-2018 Unveiled with First Photos

ABC Fall TV Schedule 2017-2018 Unveiled with First Photos

ABC brings 10 new programs to its 2017-2018 fall schedule, plus two new live events and the return of reality juggernaut American Idol.

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American Idol Revival Is Officially Happening at ABC

American Idol Revival Is Officially Happening at ABC

ABC has closed a deal with 19 Entertainment and Fremantle Media North America to bring back American Idol for the 2017-2018 season.

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American Idol Revival Is Coming to ABC in 2018?

American Idol Revival Is Coming to ABC in 2018?

ABC has a deal in place to revive Fox's American Idol which only just went off the air in 2016.

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Randy Jackson Leaves American Idol After 13 Seasons

Randy Jackson Leaves American Idol After 13 Seasons

After being with the show from the start as a judge and mentor, Randy Jackson will not return for American Idol Season 14.

Brian Gallagher

American Idol Season 12 Trailer Introduces Judge Nicki Minaj

Mariah Carey and Keith Urban also join Idol mainstay Randy Jackson at the judges table when the new season kicks off January 16.

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American Idol Season 12 Trailer!

Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, and Keith Urban join Randy Jackson at the judges table this season, debuting in January on Fox.

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American Idol Season 12 Gets New Judges Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban

The musicians will join Mariah Carey and Randy Jackson at the judges table in the upcoming season on Fox.

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American Idol Season 12 Wants Brad Paisley

The reality series is 'seriously considering' making the country singer a new judge alongside Mariah Carey and Randy Jackson.

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Mariah Carey Confirmed as American Idol Season 12 Judge

The Grammy-winning singer joins the judges' panel when American Idol returns to Fox in January of 2013.

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American Idol Loses Jennifer Lopez

Another report reveals Randy Jackson may also be leaving, with singer Mariah Carey in 'serious negotiations' to join Fox's reality show.

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Steven Tyler Leaves American Idol After Just Two Seasons

The Aerosmith singer decides to step away from the popular Fox reality show to focus on the band's new album debuting this fall.

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Fox Announces 2011-2012 Season Finale Dates

American Idol brings the network's season to a close with a two-hour finale Wednesday, May 23 at 8 PM ET.

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Fox Announces 2011-2012 Midseason Premiere Dates

New dramas Touch, Alcatraz and The Finder to debut, along with the launch of new animated series Napoleon Dynamite.

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Two American Idol Season 11 Trailers

Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, and Randy Jackson return to find America's next American Idol starting Sunday, January 22.

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American Idol Season 11 Photocast Video

Go behind-the-scenes of a recent photo shoot with judges Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Randy Jackson, and host Ryan Seacrest for the hit Fox series.

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American Idol Season 11 Audition Update!

The popular Fox reality series will hold auditions in St. Louis, Portland, San Diego, Pittsburgh, Charleston, Denver, and Houston starting June 28.

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American Idol Eliminates Pia Toscano

The 22-year-old singer was considered a favorite to take home the Idol crown this season.

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