“American Idol” has announced it will return for Season 8, starting January 13, 2009.
The popular reality singing competition will premiere with two two-hour shows on Januarry 13 and 14.
“We are turning the heat up on ‘Idol’ this year and are thrilled to welcome Kara to the judges’ table,” creator and executive producer Simon Fuller previously said in a statement released to Access. “She is a smart, sassy lady, and one of America’s most successful songwriters. We know she will bring a new level of energy and excitement to the show.”
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