American Idol Judges Finally Announced! Are They Stronger than X-Factor's?

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American IdolWho is in and who came back?! You might be surprised! Finally, after weeks of rumors and speculation... the new American Idol judges were finally announced over the weekend!

For this year's singing season, the show's mentors will be Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and returning judge Randy Jackson!

American Idol host, Ryan Seacrest, broke the news on Twitter, tweeting a final picture of the group saying...

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So, what are your guys' thoughts about the new panel? Will there be tension between Mariah and Nicki? What happens if there's a tie?

A lot of people fans on Twitter seem to like the choices and others are hating on the decision too!

Are the new AI judges strong than the X-Factor's new judging panel of Britney Spears, Demi Lovato, Simon Cowell and L.A. Reid?

Do you like the new American Idol judge line-up? Let us know!

Are you feeling the new 'American Idol' judges?
YES! They picked awesome people!1 (33.3%)
NO! I'm not really sure why they picked them.1 (33.3%)
Eh, I'm not really sure. We'll see how it goes...1 (33.3%)

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