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
451 85
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 11-14
2
181 57
Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 1-8
3
141 81
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 9-10, 12-14
4
135 77
Harry Connick, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 12-14
5
110 76
Randy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 1-11
6
110 82
Paula Abdul is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 1-7
7
92 96
Steven Tyler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 9 & 10
8
66 120
Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Season 8
9
50 119
Kara DioGuardi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Seasons 7 & 8
10
42 151
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Season 11
11
48 180
Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Favorite American Idol Judges
Season 11