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Avril Lavigne & Katy Perry: American Idol's Latest Judges

Avril Lavigne & Katy Perry: American Idol's Latest Judges

Avril Lavigne and Katy Perry will join American Idol as guest judges during the final two days of auditions held this week in Los Angeles.

On their respective days, Avril and Katy will sit at the judges’ table next to Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi while the final group of singing hopefuls tries for a “Golden Ticket” to Hollywood.

Recently, Victoria Beckham served as a guest judge in Denver and Boston, Mary J. Blige shared her expertise in Atlanta, Joe Jonas and Neil Patrick Harris guest-judged in Dallas, Kristin Chenoweth joined the panel in Orlando and Shania Twain sat at the judges’ table in Chicago.

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54 Responses to “Avril Lavigne & Katy Perry: American Idol's Latest Judges”

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  1. 1
    namers Says:

    I kinda like the idea of a daisy wheel of hosts. Keeps it interesting.

  2. 2
    I n F a m o u s l y C o o l Says:

    katy, cool. avril.. please, that gotta be a joke. who’s going to take the critism of that non-singing poser seriouisly? c’mon.. i don’t even take this news serioously. hahahaha.. then again, she’s alot better than that doped up paula. LOL..

  3. 3
    All Women Stalker Says:

    I like the different hosts, too. But what can Avril possibly contribute?

    -meream

  4. 4
    cooh Says:

    katy perry can’t sing :|
    how can someone who has no voice judge a person with a good voice?

  5. 5
    =S Says:

    Avril Lavigne? Yikes. Okay, i don’t get it, but okay.

  6. 6
    Don Says:

    @I n F a m o u s l y C o o l:

    f**k off.. Avril is WAY more talanted than Katy, Katy cant even sing just go too utube and watch her performances…
    Avril rocks and she will be awesome at AI!

  7. 7
    PAOLA Says:

    KATY PERRY IS SOOOO GREAT!!!!
    SOOOO MUCH BETTER THAN AVRIL!!!!

  8. 8
    mickey Says:

    Avril Lavigne? Really? When are they going to announce William Hung’s stint as a judge? That seems to be the road they are on.

  9. 9
    kate Says:

    Avril has a beautiful voice and u can all just shut the f**k up!
    she didnt show her vocals ability on her last album because it was all about having fun and up beat music but listen to her old stuff shes really good
    anyway cant wait to watch it

  10. 10
    bruno Says:

    HELL YEAH DSKLÇKLSADÇKLDSÇDSAKÇL
    i can’t wait to see them together *-*
    guys, both sing better them you, if they don’t, try to be famous.
    oh my god, i can’t wait *-* good luck lavigne and katy ♥_♥

  11. 11
    lakers fan in boston Says:

    they just keep brining up useless talents as guest judges….

  12. 12
    me Says:

    I guess it’s hard to come across singers who can…actually carry a tune.

  13. 13
    Jim Says:

    I am really looking forward to seeing Avril Lavigne, I am not too excited to see Katy Perry, I bought Katy’s album and I was not too impressed, I think she is overrated.

  14. 14
    Audrey dane Says:

    Why the F**K is every one slamming avril??
    u ppl have NO taste in music if u dont like avril.
    So F**K off *******!!!!

  15. 15
    Audrey dane Says:

    Why the F**K is every one slamming avril??
    u ppl have NO taste in music if u dont like avril.
    So F**K off *******!!!!

  16. 16
    jADE Says:

    Erm…have you people ever seen an Avril interview?! She has the personality of a brick. No sense of humour at all!

  17. 17
    kate Says:

    @jADE:

    are kidding me?
    im making a video of her funniest moment and ur saying No sense of humour at all!
    im sure you just saw one or two interviews of her and u judged her by that !!

  18. 18
    Emmanuel Says:

    OMG! can’t wait to see Avril!
    She’s AWESOME waiting for her comeback!

  19. 19
    Robert Says:

    @I n F a m o u s l y C o o l: Avril can sing live unlike Katy. I think you have bad ears.

  20. 20
    Iceis Says:

    wooooh Katy Perry <3

  21. 21
    Tyler Says:

    AVRIL IS SOOOOO MUCH BETTER THAN KATY PERRY. =P

    Katy Perry is ugly,and is just another wanna be Avril/Lady gaga. xD xP

  22. 22
    Sammm Says:

    @I n F a m o u s l y C o o l: hey um yea just wanna say that its awesome that avril is a judge on AI so shut up. She isn’t a freaking poser, demi is and all those other disney peoples. :P

  23. 23
    Sammm Says:

    WHOOHOO I CNT WAIT TO SEE AVRIL, SHUT UP HATERS.

  24. 24
    Sammm Says:

    @Don: AGREE, AVRIL RULES!

  25. 25
    Sammm Says:

    @me: AVRIL CAN ACTUALLY CARRY A TUNE, LET US SEE YOU DO IT THEN? JEEZ , UR SO STUPID.

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