Last night was the show's first ever live show, and after Bryan announced via Twitter that he would have to miss it. Shortly after, though, the show announced that Paula Abdul would be taking his place.
Abdul spent eight seasons as a judge alongside Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson. The three of them were a key factor in the show's early success, and while Bryan is missed, everyone loves a little nostalgia!
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