Report: Shania Twain returning to 'American Idol' to mentor finalists
By Christopher Rocchio, 04/07/2010
Shania Twain is reportedly retuning to American Idol in a different role than her first time around.
The country star -- who served as a guest judge for Chicago auditions last summer -- will serve as a musical mentor during an upcoming ninth-season broadcast, sources toldTV GuideMagazine in a Wednesday report.
It is still unknown when Twain would serve as musical mentor and what the musical theme would be for that week, according to TV GuideMagazine, which added her representative would not confirm her return.
Abdul's spot as a regular member of the panel was subsequently taken by Ellen DeGeneres.
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