Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul help make American Idol what it is. That and the superstar singers and Sanjayas of the world.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Paula Abdul on Larry King Live in January 2010. She's a bit of a crazy lady.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Paula Abdul is officially back! She'll serve as a host on The X-Factor on Fox!
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Do you miss Paula Abdul on American Idol? Many fans would love to see her back on the show, but it won't happen.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
So much for this X Factor panel. It only lasted one season as a group before Simon Cowell made major changes.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Paula Abdul is suddenly a wanted woman. After leaving American Idol, numerous shows are lining up for this wacky judge.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
The X Factor crew poses for a promotional photo for Fox here. Which is your favorite judge?
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Adam Lambert says he'd consider sex with a woman. We're glad he didn't choose to be with Paula Abdul, however.
Rating: 4.8 / 5.0
We hope Paula Abdul remains on American Idol forever. The show benefits from her brand of crazy.
Rating: 4.4 / 5.0
After walking away from American Idol, Paula Abdul landed an unexpected gig: Ugly Betty guest star.
Rating: 4.2 / 5.0
Look out, TV world! The X Factor panel is coming for you, as teased in this promotional photo.
Rating: 4.2 / 5.0
Paula Abdul made a triumphant return to American Idol in May 2010. She showed up to say goodbye to Simon and the fans.
Rating: 4.1 / 5.0

Paula Abdul Biography

New American Idol Judges Paula Abdul is a former pop star who rose to fame in the 1980s and 1990s with hits such as "Opposites Attract," "Forever Your Girl" and... More »
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Paula Abdul Quotes

Brooke White's tears come from the authentic, good soul that she is. Her heart was breaking because she was overwhelmed with the experience she had with the show and the gift that it brought.

Paula Abdul [after Brooke White was eliminated on season seven]

The producers come up to us in the dark and said, 'We are not going to have you guys judge after each performer, we are going to have all the performers go once, then twice and at the end critique them.'

Paula Abdul [on her mistake of judging an American Idol performance that hadn't taken place]