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'American Idol' Judges - Recap of Every Former Panelist!

'American Idol' Judges - Recap of Every Former Panelist!

The fifteenth and final season of American Idol is about to come to an end so we thought it would be a good time to take a look back at all of the past judges the show has had!

Do you remember that Ellen DeGeneres was a judge for one season?! She joined the panel in the middle of season nine and guest judges had to be used for the initial audition rounds.

The show started with a panel that consisted of Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, and Randy Jackson. The final season will end with Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr. as the judges.

Click through the slideshow below to see all of the American Idol judging panels…

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