Harry Connick Jr. Named As New ‘American Idol’ Judge!

CICELY MITCHELL
(Photo Credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)

(Photo Credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)

Singer and balladeer Harry Connick Jr. will now assume duties as a judge!

Connick will not wear a robe and carry a gavel, but rather carry with him words of encouragement, support and constructive criticism to music singing hopefuls as he assumes judging duties on the FOX Network’s “American Idol.”

Connick will join singer Jennifer Lopez and country crooner Keith Urban at the judging table for Season 13.

The “Idol” auditions continue this fall in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Detroit, Omaha, Salt Lake City and San Francisco. Season 13 which is also known as “American Idol XIII”, will debut in January.

Connick is hails from New Orleans and is known for such hits as “It Had to Be You” and “A Wink And A Smile”.

Be sure to listen to Connick on Houston’s “Smooth Jazz 96.5 HD2 The Wave” by clicking here!

Will you watch the latest installment of “American Idol” in January?

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