Who's Replacing Katy Perry on American Idol? Front-Runner Steps Down

Jun 10, 2024

Katy Perry bids farewell after serving as a judge on American Idol for four seasons.

Katy Perry's Farewell

Kelly Clarkson reveals why she can't return as a judge, prioritizing her role as a parent.

Kelly Clarkson's Promise

Fantasia Barrino expresses her eagerness to guide aspiring singers as a judge on the show.

Fantasia Barrino's Desire

Jordin Sparks puts herself forward as a potential replacement for Katy Perry.

Jordin Sparks' Volunteering

Jelly Roll, a mentor on the show, receives surprising praise from Katy Perry as a candidate.

Jelly Roll's Unexpected Support

Meghan Trainor expresses her excitement and desire to be a judge on American Idol.

Meghan Trainor's Enthusiasm

Lionel Richie reveals his hope of seeing Kelly Clarkson return to American Idol.

Richie's Wish for Kelly Clarkson