Paula Goodspeed was a contestant on season five of American Idol. She failed miserably during her audition, however - and, sadly, she...

During a Sirius XM radio interview with Barbara Walters last night, American Idol judge Paula Abdul opened up about Paula Goodspeed, the troubled fan that committed suicide outside Abdul's home a few weeks ago.

Abdul said she begged producers not to let Goodspeed audition for Season 5 of the competition; however, she was overruled by those that though the aspiring singer would be entertaining.

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Here's an update on the tragic Paula Goodspeed situation:

According to Los Angeles Police Department Captain James Miller, the troubled, former American Idol contestant had been to Paula Abdul's house prior to her suicide. While it's unclear if the judge was directly harassed by her self-proclaimed number-one fan, Miller said the disturbances caught the attention of cops."Our station has been called to respond to Paula Abdul's house on multiple occasions over the last several years concerning Ms. Goodspeed," Miller told People Magazine. "The last time our officers had contact with Goodspeed was in July."

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Paula Goodspeed Biography

Paula Goodspeed was a contestant on season five of American Idol. She failed miserably during her audition, however - and, sadly, she... More »
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