Lionel Richie

'American Idol' Stars Brought to Tears by Contestant Who Made Show History

In an “American Idol” first, Ryan Seacrest pulled in a contestant off the street to audition, and her performance brought more than one person to tears. See the performance.
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Firefighters Audition After Responding to 'American Idol' Gas Leak

In an episode that was filmed in November and aired last night, crews rushed to the Sunriver Resort in Oregon after the cast and crew smelled gas. After the problem was fixed, firefighters sang “All Night Long” with the judges.
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Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie Officially Returning to 'American Idol'

The gang is getting back together. Katy Perry , Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie have all officially signed on for the next season of “American Idol.” Auditions had already been underway, but it wasn’t a done deal that the trio of stars would be back as judges. Bobby Bones is also returning as in-house...
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