Here's your new panel of judges on American Idol: Kara DioGuardi poses with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson.
Rating: 3.8 / 5.0
Paula Abdul is no longer a judge on American Idol. But she's still famous enough to attend the premiere of This Is It.
Rating: 3.6 / 5.0
Paula Abdul is not exactly Tony Award-winning material. But it was still nice to see her stop by at that event in June 2010.
Rating: 3.6 / 5.0
Paula Abdul is gone from American Idol. Where will the path of this wacky singer take her next?
Rating: 3.0 / 5.0
Kara DioGuardi can't believe that Paula Abdul is no longer on American Idol. It's a sentiment shared by fans everywhere.
Rating: 2.8 / 5.0
Might Paula Abdul go Dancing with the Stars? ABC is rumored to want her for that show.
Rating: 2.6 / 5.0
Is Paula Abdul really leaving American Idol? Some observers are not buying it.
Rating: 2.5 / 5.0
In August 2009, Paula Abdul announced that she was leaving American Idol. Will you miss her on the show?
Rating: 2.5 / 5.0
Paula Abdul shills here for The X Factor. And for Pepsi. She knows who pays her bills.
Rating: 2.0 / 5.0
Paula Abdul is surrounded by Kimberly Wyatt and Travis Payne in this photo. They are the judges on Live to Dance.
Rating: Unrated
American Idol judge Paula Abdul at a 2006 Emmy after party. One word: Yikes.
Rating: Unrated
Paula Abdul is unemployed, as of February 2012. This reality show judge is contemplating the next stage in her career.
Rating: Unrated

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]