Luke Bryan to miss first ‘American Idol’ live show due to Covid diagnosis
ABC verified the news, including that previous “American Idol” judge Paula Abdul will be actioning in as a visitor judge along with judges Lionel Richie and Katy Perry.
Abdul looked like a judge on “American Idol” for 10 seasons throughout the program’s years airing on the FOX network. Her return marks the very first time she will evaluate on the series because its relocate to ABC.
“American Idol” airs Monday at 8 pm ET on ABC.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.