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'American Idol'

Judges List Official,

Randy Jackson Survives

9/16/2012 7:56 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

Randy Jackson
's stay of execution is confirmed -- he will remain a judge on the 12th season of "American Idol" ... officially joining Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban.

As TMZ reported, "Idol" producers locked down Jackson after talks with Enrique Iglesias fizzled out.

Mariah was the first the sign her deal, with Minaj and Urban signing on the dotted line just in the last few days.

"Idol" host Ryan Seacrest tweeted a photo of himself with the judges (see above), writing, "It's official, your new #IdolJudges are @MariahCarey, @NickiMinaj, @KeithUrban & @Yo_RandyJackson!"

Told you.


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We like jinnefer Lopez judges in American I dol the reason is we excite her shes thrill like we are watching the episode that we don't wanna miss the show.

678 days ago


Jinnefer Lopez in American
Idol . I like her to be one of judges . We watch the show not only for the contestant but also with the judges. I like jinnefer Lopez ......

678 days ago

Barb peterson    

Don't let Niki go on to Hollywood!

559 days ago


Get rid of Nicki.....

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