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Jennifer Lopez Set to Return to "Idol," According to Casper Smart

Posted Friday August 16, 2013 10:56 PM GMT

Not a single judge who’s left “American Idol” has ever come back. Not Paula, not Ellen, not Simon. But now, it looks like Jennifer Lopez could be the first panelist to return to the judging block.

As the aging series enters its 13th season, JLo’s boyfriend Caspar Smart says “yes,” his lady has agreed to return. He let the news slip while promoting his new show “A Step Away.”

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Jennifer Lopez Almost On Board for “American Idol," Keith Urban Returning

Posted Thursday August 1, 2013 2:50 PM GMT

She spent two seasons behind the judge’s table at “American Idol,” and it sounds like Jennifer Lopez will be going for the hat trick.

The “Waiting for Tonight” songstress is “very close to signing a deal with FOX to return to American Idol next season,” according to an insider.

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Nick Cannon Talks Amanda Bynes on “Howard Stern”

Posted Tuesday June 18, 2013 4:43 PM GMT

Stepping out for some media duties, Nick Cannon stopped by “The Howard Stern Show” in New York City this morning (June 18).

And during the course of the conversation, the “America’s Got Talent” hunk stumbled onto the topic of troubled actress Amanda Bynes.

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Keith Urban & Nicole Kidman Talk “American Idol”

Posted Thursday June 6, 2013 12:38 PM GMT

He’s the only judge who hasn’t announced his future plans for “American Idol,” and Keith Urban says he’s not sure what will happen for next season.

The “Raining on Sunday” singer chatted with press at last night’s 2013 CMT Awards, declaring, “I have no idea! You probably know as much as I do!”

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Nicki Minaj Confims "American Idol" Exit

Posted Thursday May 30, 2013 9:00 PM GMT

Just hours after fellow judge Mariah Carey announced her exit, Nicki Minaj also confirmed she won't be coming back to "American Idol" next season.

On Thursday (May 30), the "Starships" songstress took to her Twitter page, writing, "Thank you American Idol for a life changing experience! Wouldn’t trade it for the world! Time to focus on the Music!!! Mmmuuuaahhh!!!”

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Mariah Carey Confirms "American Idol" Exit, Announces World Tour!

Posted Thursday May 30, 2013 6:33 PM GMT

Though the rumors have long been swirling, Mariah Carey announced on Thursday (May 30) that she is leaving "American Idol."

In a retweet from her PR firm, the "We Belong Together" singer shared, "W/ global success of “#Beautiful” (#1 in 30+ countries so far) @MariahCarey confirms world tour & says goodbye 2 Idol."

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Keith Urban Talks New Album Release Date, "American Idol"

Posted Tuesday May 28, 2013 10:05 AM GMT

He’s had a blast judging Season 12 of “American Idol,” but Keith Urban doesn’t seem hopeful that he’ll be back for the next round.

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Jennifer Hudson: Heading Back to American Idol?

Posted Friday May 24, 2013 9:05 AM GMT

She got her start as one of the top 8 finalists on Season 3 of “American Idol,” and now Jennifer Hudson may return to the floundering talent show as a judge.

According to an inside source, the “You Pulled Me Through” songstress has already received an offer from the FOX show, though nothing has been officially confirmed.

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