American Idol Recap :: Tuesday January 26 :: Wednesday January 27
The judges didn’t need to travel far for this week’s first episode since auditions took place in L.A.
Hollywoodland has its pick of celebs, so Idol got Avril Lavigne for Day 1 and Katy Perry for Day 2. Avril was her usual bratty self—complete with idiotic horned hoodie—and Katy got catty with Kara. Still, Katy claims she’d love to stay on as a permanent judge…yeah, good luck with that.
Wednesday guest judges were Neil Patrick Harris and gasp! Joe Jonas! NPH brought some charm to the judge’s panel and even had the gall to contradict Simon. Joe Jonas, on the other hand, was a bit of a dead fish—he barely added anything to the judging process, just muttered a few, “yeah man”s and basically sat pretty for the duration of his time. Oh well, at least he knows what he’s good at!