We already know Lionel Richie is joining Katy Perry and Luke Bryan as judges on American Idol when it returns to TV next year. Now we are hearing ready to cash in on it. According to The Blast, Lionel has created his own slogan for the “Idol” reboot, “Here Comes Da Judge,” and he’s planning to slap it…

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Katy Perry’s huge $25 million American Idol payday has been causing some major problems for the team at ABC. According to insiders, when ABC CEO/President Ben Sherwood offered Katy her huge salary he did so, “without thinking how that would impact other areas of the show budget.” And that left producers with some major problems as they tried to sign…

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After months of speculation, it’s finally official!  Lionel Richie is pulling up a chair to the judges table on American Idol.   He will be  joining Katy Perry and Luke Bryan on the ABC reboot that will debut next year. In a statement, Lionel said, “I am very excited to be joining Katy, Luke and Ryan Seacrest on American Idol.  As a singer, songwriter and producer,…

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A week after we reported ABC was in serious trouble for the reboot of American Idol, they have made it official… Luke Bryan will in fact be joining the judges table.  The country music star will take a seat next to Katy Perry.  An official announcement is expected to come soon. The show still needs…

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Is there trouble in Hollywood?  ABC’s reboot of American Idol is already having issues and it hasn’t even been produced yet.  While they have confirmed Katy Perry as a judge, TMZ is reporting they are having a hard time finding other stars who want to sit at the judges table.  Perhaps they don’t want to pay as much…

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The Voice Blind Auditions have ended, and the Battle Rounds begin tonight.  The 48 contestants will be paired up and sing together, while getting help from big name mentors with the hope of progressing to the next round. John Legend, DJ Khaled, Luke Bryan and Celine Dion will join coaches Adam Levine, Gwen Stefani, Blake Shelton and Alicia Keys to…

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