KEITH URBAN IS COMING BACK AS A JUDGE ON ‘AMERICAN IDOL’


A country star will have a place at the American Idol judges table for at least one more season.

Keith Urban earned another season on the panel. And yes, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr. will be coming back too.

It’s the first time a whole judges panel is coming back to Idol in three years. And some people are surprised producers aren’t making any changes because the show had record-low ratings last time out.

But TV industry folks say the low ratings are because of some stiff competition from shows like The Voice, starring country’s Blake Shelton. It’s not because the Idol judges panel didn’t work.

So Keith Urban gets at least one more shot. Good on ya, Keith! …read more