Credit: Ryan Seacrest's Twitter Photo: Ryan Seacrest Poses With American Idol's New Judges

It’s all come down to this. Ryan Seacrest took to Twitter earlier today to officially announce the Season 12 judges of American Idol. However, those of you who heard Katie Couric’s slip a few days ago might not be that surprised.

Ryan tweeted: “It's official, your new #IdolJudges are@MariahCarey, @NickiMinaj, @KeithUrban& @Yo_RandyJackson!” The host included a photo of the cast as well.

So it seems that after much debate, Randy Jackson is sticking around to tell another season of contestants that they’re either a little pitchy or in the dawg house.

Now that it’s official, are you guys happy that Randy is still around? What do you think about the decision to include four judges? Is American Idol perhaps taking a note from The Voice?

Source: @RyanSeacrest

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