Lionel Richie Says Ed Sheeran & Alanis Morissette Will Have ‘Great Time’ On ‘Idol’ Judging Panel

Lionel Richie has confidence that the “American Idol” judging panel is in good hands without him! The music legend shared with Access Hollywood about Ed Sheeran and Alanis Morissette filling in for him and Katy Perry while they perform for King Charles’ coronation in London. And Lionel also sends a message to Dionne Warwick ahead of her upcoming appearance and reflects on his own path to stardom as the Top 10 contestants prepare for their next steps. “American Idol” airs Sunday and Monday nights at 8 PM ET on ABC.