While being extremely vague on The Ellen Show, Katy Perry finally shares the news.
SO thrilled @ABCNetwork is bringing back @AmericanIdol, and I'm bringing it back to the ?MUSIC? ? you at auditions❗
NME quotes a statement from her, saying the following:
“I am honoured and thrilled to be the first judge bringing back the ‘American Idol’ tradition of making dreams come true for incredible talents with authentic personalities and real stories.”
“I’m always listening to new music, and love discovering diamonds in the rough, from mentoring young artists on my label, or highlighting new artists on my tours, I want to bring it back to the music.”
On top of the newest album Witness and the fact that she is going on tour to support that album, it looks like Katy will be busier than ever.
Amy Cooper is the type of journalist that when asked "What do you bring to the table," she replies "I am the table.