LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 14: Singer Katy Perry attends Katy Perry launches MEOW! by Katy Perry available exclusively at Nordstrom held at The Grove on December 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images for Gigantic)(Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images for Gigantic)
Pop star Katy Perry is the first judge announced to be on the new season of American Idol, which was revived by ABC for the 2017-2018 season. She posted a note on Twitter yesterday saying that “American Idol” is back!