Paula abdul dating american idol contestant

The final notes rang out and the curtain came down Thursday night on the long-running singing competition “American Idol.” The Fox reality competition show wrapped on a high note, tinged with nostalgia, as past winners, contestants and some celebrity judges joined host Ryan Seacrest to bid adieu.Before the lights went dark forever, with Trent Harmon being named the last Idol winner, the grand finale kicked off with a surprise taped message from President Obama urging viewers to vote.The news that Paula Abdul is returning to television — as a judge on Season 12 of Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance” — is good news for her fans.It’s also good news for those of us who’ve missed Abdul’s weird, wacky and often unpredictable behavior during her eight-year run on “American Idol,” which ended in 2009.A soundman from season one told me I had quit eight times just during the first taping.January 2003 - May 2003"American Idol" contestant Corey Clark claimed to have had an affair with Abdul while he was competing in the second season of the show.“I know that I have a God-given ability, but I didn’t want to take it for granted.

“Simon and I had a very authentic, interesting, eclectic relationship that played out on TV very well,” says the 53-year-old, who now fills a similar role on Fox’s : Adam Lambert on First Post-‘Idol’ Single |​ Paula Abdul on Simon Cowell | Ryan Seacrest on Eliminating Contestants | Constantine Maroulis on Seducing the Camera | Harry Connick Jr.on Being a Judge | A Tribute to ‘Idol’ | Lee De Wyze on Singing ‘Hallelujah’ | Allison Iraheta on Her ‘Idol’ Gig |Todrick Hall on Post-‘Idol’ Fame | Inside ‘Idol’: Show Creator Simon Fuller and More Give It Back“Simon had been doing the show in the U. I came from an entirely different background as a performer, so I know what it’s like to be up onstage and to be vulnerable and to put yourself out there.It took me a while to learn how to give it back [to Simon], but boy, was it fun once I did.“ Threaten To Quit“In the beginning, it was appalling and shocking that someone could speak so harshly of these people.We don't know the nature of the relationship between Clark and the alleged victim. Clark sued Fox after he was dropped from the show for not disclosing a prior arrest.He had been arrested after a scuffle with his sister.

Paula abdul dating american idol contestant