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Candice Glover will be up against Kree Harrison in the grand finale, as longtime judge Randy will leave the show at the end of this season.
The pop/R 'n' B diva drops her fellow 'American Idol' judge as her manager to sign up with Red Light Management.
The official announcement came on Sunday, September 16 with exec producer Simon Fuller saying the new line-up shows that the 'star power has never been so great'.
Sources say FOX has made a deal with Randy to return to the judging panel, while Simon Cowell gushes it's a 'right decision' to bring the Grammy-winning producer back on 'Idol'.
The music producer reportedly is not happy with the executives' offer to have him as mentor instead of judge.
Calling his former fellow judges 'two of the most talented and consummate professionals' he's worked with, Randy believes their friendships will continue beyond their stints on the singing competition
As Jackson is rumored to leave the judging panel, Carey is said to be in serious talks with 'Idol' producers to fill the vacant seat on the FOX singing competition show.
Randy gets emotional when coming to his late brother's final resting place at Forest Lawn cemetery, while MJ's devotees decorate his tomb with his favorite roses.
Trying to explain why such great singer like Jessica Sanchez got the lowest vote on the April 12 show, Randy says, 'What happens...is people forget to vote and they think their favorites are safe.'
Clarifying his previous comment that 'Voice' is a second-chance place, the 'American Idol' judge explains, 'You can have as many [chances to succeed] as you want.'
Responding to the 'American Idol' judge's comment that the NBC show is a place for second-chance people, the Maroon 5 singer says, 'Shame on Randy Jackson for saying that.'
Jennifer Lopez is pissed that Randy Jackson and Steven Tyler give a Golden Ticket to Linda Williams, but they all agree to say 'yes' to Ramiro Garcia, Kristina Osorio and Cortez Shaw.
Randy Jackson is already on his way out of the room before giving his vote to Magic Cyclops, while school teacher Jenni Schick kisses Steven Tyler on the lips after given 'yes' from the judges.
Revealing that she disagreed over an 'Idol' hopeful with Randy Jackson and Steven Tyler during a recent audition, the estranged wife of Marc Anthony admits she was 'really upset.'
Jennifer Lopez is now confirmed to join Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson in the eleventh season in addition to Ryan Seacrest the host.