Reality TV Favorite American Idol Judges  

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List Rules All people who have served as a main judge for American Idol

Another season of American Idol is upon is. As a result, we wanted to look back at some of the best and worst judges in the history of the show. 
1
453 86
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 11-14
2
184 57
Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 1-8
3
141 82
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 9-10, 12-14
4
136 78
Harry Connick, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 12-14
5
111 77
Randy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 1-11
6
111 83
Paula Abdul is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 1-7
7
92 97
Steven Tyler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 9 & 10
8
67 120
Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Season 8
9
50 120
Kara DioGuardi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 7 & 8
10
42 152
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Season 11
11
48 181
Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Season 11