“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.
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“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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