17.09.2012 [Washington Post] - After that show's first season attracted far fewer viewers than Cowell and Fox had promised, “X” also underwent a highly hyped shake-up, in which judges PaulaAbdul and Nicole Scherzinger were replaced by pop stars Britney Spears — at a reported
17.09.2012 [New York Times] - Ms. Aguilera's shadow also extends over “The X Factor,” the Fox competition that last week gave its new judge-mentor panel its debut: the two older male executives, L. A. Reid and Simon Cowell, remain from Season 1, but the two women, PaulaAbdul and
16.09.2012 [Washington Post (blog)] - Pop stars Britney Spears and Demi Lovato replaced judges PaulaAbdul and Nicole Scherzinger for last week's return of Fox's “The X Factor” — part of a shakeup promised by show creator Simon Cowell after that show's first season attracted far fewer
16.09.2012 [USA TODAY] - It was a rock of certainty for much of its run, with the original three judges -- Jackson, PaulaAbdul and Simon Cowell -- all working together for the first eight seasons, the last with Kara DioGuardi. Since then, Abdul, Cowell and DioGuardi left and
29.08.2012 [PerezHilton.com] - Of course, PaulaAbdul's presence will definitely be missed on XF this season, but it seems she won't stay away from TV for long! Reportedly, Mz. Abdul recently had lunch at 30 Rock with former Today show producer, Marc Victor! Victor is now head of
27.08.2012 [PerezHilton.com] - Last year, Simon Cowell took the female solo singers ages 12 to 29, L.A. Reid the male, PaulaAbdul the groups, and Nicole Scherzinger the over 30s, which had us pretty curious to see which categories new team members Demi Lovato and Britney Spears
Paula Julie Abdul (born June 19, 1962) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer, actress and television personality. Her career began as a cheerleader for the Los Angeles Lakers before rising to prominence in the 1980s as a highly sought-after choreographer at the height of the music video era. Abdul later scored a string of pop music hits in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Her six number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 tie her with Diana Ross for sixth among the female solo performers who have topped the chart. She won a Grammy for "Best Music Video – Short Form" for "Opposites Attract" and twice won the "Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography".