Turns out, it was him we were looking for
Lionel Richie officially joining Katy Perry and Luke Bryan as the third judge on ABC’s reboot of American Idol
According to Variety, who broke the story yesterday, the Hello singer had been in talks with Idol for months, but initially walked out due to a lowball offer from ABC.
Having locked down their three judges and host Ryan Seacrest, Idol is slated to begin live auditions on Tuesday.
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