While studying at California State University at Northridge, she decided to try out for the Los Angeles Lakers cheerleading squad. Within a year of being on the squad, Abdul was promoted to choregrapher.
The Laker Girls became one of the best cheerleading squads in the NBA.
's final season could include a reunion of original judges Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson.
The Fox talent show will return for one final season in 2016, with Ryan Seacrest at the helm to crown an ultimate winner.
The acid-tongued star - who is dating model Terri Seymour - openly admits he hated Paula at first, but claims there is now sexual chemistry between the two of them. It's like going to the dentist without anaesthetic.
We do fancy each other." But Simon says he would never cross the boundaries of their professional relationship because he wouldn't want to talk to Paula the next day. I couldn't bear the conversation the following morning." Meanwhile, Simon has admitted he hates judging 'American Idol' - but tolerates it because it makes good money.
Simon even admitted he was a bit emotional as he said: "I'd like to say on behalf of us, thank you America for inviting us into your homes, thank you to the contestants …Alright.""If it's more than Randy, I want quite a significant cut," Corden quipped.‘s first season ratings didn’t live up to Simon Cowell‘s, 52, high expectations, leaving Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger out in the cold. I don't think that Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell have dated or are dating at the time but they have gotten friendly and seem to flirt at times.Simon Cowell had just recently broke it off with his ex- girlfriend Terri Seymour who were together for 6 years.