Jennifer Lopez Talks ‘Exciting’ and ‘Sad’ Farewell Season of ‘American Idol'

Tonight, the final season of “American Idol” kicks off on FOX!

Before the premiere, judge Jennifer Lopez recently told “Extra’s” Renee Bargh, "The farewell season of ‘Idol’… very sad, but also very exciting at the same time.”

Host Ryan Seacrest added, "This show has been like… it's been my life for 15 years. I grew up on this show. I'm excited that we're gonna have what I think will be a great season to carry on the legacy.”

Make sure to tune in for the premiere at 8/7c.

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