Bassist, singer, record producer, entrepreneur, television personality.
Randall Darius "Randy" Jackson (born June 23, 1956) is an American bassist, former television music competition judge, singer, record producer, entrepreneur and television personality. He is best known from his former work as a judge on American Idol and executive producer for...Wikipedia
Born: 23rd June, 1956, Baton Rouge, LA
Height: 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Claim to Fame: American Idol judge
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Randy Jackson's Wife Files for Divorce
By Kathy Ehrich Dowd
@kathyehrichdowd 09/26/2014 AT 04:15 PM EDT
It's over, dawg.
Randy Jackson's wife, Erika Jackson, has filed for divorce from the longtime American Idol judge, PEOPLE confirms.
The two have been married for 18 years and have two children together.
Erika cited irreconcilable differences in court documents she filed Friday. She also seeks full physical custody and joint legal custody of son Jordan, 17. (Their grown daughter, Zoe, is not mentioned in court docs.)... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 4 months ago
After 12 years at the judge's table, celebrating the soaring voices and putting down the pitchy, Randy Jackson is leaving American Idol.
Alerting his fans with statement beginning "Yo! Yo! Yo!," the exuberant Jackson – the last of the show's original judges, going back to the original Simon Cowell-Paula Abdul days – says he finally wanted to "put all of the speculation to rest" about his future.
"I am very proud of how we forever changed television and the music industry," he says in a statement.... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 1 year ago
If you’re reading this story, you’re probably expecting to hear about the huge fight between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey. After all, it was all over the gossip sites, and the teasers heading into Wendesday’s “American Idol” episode all indicated that a major blowup was pending. Surely there would be fisticuffs, thrown beverages, screaming and cursing.
Boy, are you out of luck.
The much-hyped drama ran out of gas quickly. Far from being an intimidating figure capable of frightening Carey off the show, Minaj instead was a spoiled brat who... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Would Consider ‘American Idol’ Return
by: Chad Childers
Aerosmith‘s Steven Tyler is not ruling out a return to ‘American Idol,’ though he says in a new interview that if he did come back it would be in a much different role.
The vocalist told E! Online, “I wouldn’t go back and be a judge. I’d be a mentor ... I loved the fact that you go through 700 people, and out of that, you really can pick someone that has talent, because they have to audition anyway. And I’m just... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 years ago
Nick Jonas is eager to join American Idol.
The singer, 19, shared his hopes of being named a judge for season 12 of the Fox show with his 4,621,940 Twitter followers Saturday.
"The rumors are true... I am being considered to be a judge on American Idol, and it would be a dream come true if it happens. #nickonidol," he Tweeted.
If selected, all three Jonas brothers will be on television at the same time.
On Married to Jonas, cameras follow Kevin, 24, and his wife of almost three years, Danielle, 26, as they try to balance their relationship with... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 2 years ago
Played bass on the "Journey - Raised on Radio" Tour '86.
Played bass for Eddie Money on the "Can't Hold Back" album.