But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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American Idol can't catch this Butterfly!
"I don't know if they [Idol] can afford Mariah Carey. That's a lot of money. If they gave J.Lo $20 million, they might have to double that!"
He's right though! $20 mil would hardly cover the rent on the couple's summer home.
Plus, MiMi has a new album coming out soon. She doesn't have time for a TV show!
Lucky for FOX, we know the perrrrfect replacement!
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