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Mariah Carey Joins American Idol

It's Official: Mariah Carey Will Judge American Idol

American Idol has been a bit of a mess since Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez announced that they were leaving, but the reality competition just snagged a huge new celebrity judge: Mariah Carey. Fox president Kevin Reilly announced this morning that Mariah has inked a deal to sit on the judges' panel next year, and the songstress confirmed it herself on the phone, saying, "I'm so excited to be joining Idol. I can't wait to get started in a couple months. I will see you in January!" Mariah will easily fill the seat left by Jennifer Lopez, and I think she'll provide a much-needed breath of fresh air to the show. The speculation continues on who the third judge will be, but for now, how do you feel about Carey joining the show?

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kurniakasih kurniakasih 4 years
I personally love it. Like the other said, she's def. got the qualification to judge a singing competition and yeah, she may have the right amount of nuts to make it entertaining. I wonder who's the next one be...
bhilb bhilb 4 years
Maybe AI's glory days aren't over, after all. Mimi clearly has the qualifications to judge a singing competition, and she has just the right amount of crazy to make it entertaining!
All-Things-Sugar All-Things-Sugar 4 years
love it!  
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