Former 'Idol' contestants might judge next season's 'American Idol'

Could taking a novel approach to the judges' table be what saves "American Idol" in its ratings descent? According to rumors, that bringing back former stars -- like Kelly Clarkson and Jennifer Hudson -- is being considered by the show and studio for Season 13.There has been a lot of speculation about the judges for next season on "Idol." We already know that 12-year judge Randy Jackson is done with the show. There have also been many reports -- none of them denied -- that Nicki Minaj is swiftly following Randy out the door. And although there has been no word from either Keith Urban (who definitely wants to return) or Mariah Carey (who probably does not) about their "Idol" futures, the rumors indicate an all-new panel is coming next season.Before this newest report, the names tossed around have been the big ones: FOX executives are considering hiring names like Justin Bieber and Pink,...


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