Get it MiMi! Reports have been confirmed that Mariah Carey has snagged a judge spot on ‘American Idol’ for a cool $17 million! Can’t knock that judging hustle! Details inside…
The songbird will take the spot of Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler who announced they were leaving the show last month.
“It’s gonna be so much fun working on @AmericanIdol. As a singer-songwriter, I’m excited to help find and nurture new talent. LYM!”
Her reps released an official statement saying:
“As a singer, songwriter and producer, it’s going to be fun and rewarding to help find new talent and give back with American Idol. I’m currently in the studio working on my new album and its first single, ‘Triumphant,’ which will be out early next month. I can’t wait to channel my creative energy as a part of this show which is a massive global phenomenon.”
Well its about time they got a REAL singer on Idol to judge people. Maybe I’ll watch an episode or 2 for a change.