American Idol Season 10 judge Jennifer Lopez will return to American Idol for the 2012 show, but not without a big raise.
Chris Medina learned that he did not make the American Idol Top 24. But it was American Idol judge Jennifer Lopez who was reduced to tears after saying goodbye to the early favorite with the tragic past.
For American Idol, Los Angeles was a breeding ground of bizarre auditions, including the performance by Matt Frankel. Thankfully a few contestants, such as the Guitierrez brothers, saved LA's reputation as a city of artists.
Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler will join Randy Jackson on the long-running Fox show 'American Idol.'