WATCH: Luke Bryan Makes First Appearance as 'American Idol' Judge

October 4, 2017


Luke Bryan officially announced he will be joining American Idol as a judge alongside Lionel Richie and Katy Perry. The show is returning on ABC in 2018 and will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest.

Idol's new judges made an appearance on Good Morning America October 3 to talk all about their new roles.The panel will represent multiple genres with Bryan bringing the country twist we all know and love.

The country superstar revealed what he hopes to see from the contestants this season as well as what he will bring to the table. Bryan also reflects on his start in the industry.