American Idol 2016: The Judges Sing “Laverne & Shirley” Theme (VIDEO)


American Idol will begin its 15th and final season with a special two-night, four-hour premiere event Wednesday, Jan. 6 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) and Thursday, Jan. 7 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Check out this preview from Wednesday’s premiere, which will feature auditions from Atlanta and Denver.

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The judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick, Jr. have a little fun as they sing the iconic theme from classic 70’s TV show, Laverne & Shirley.

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Jennifer and Harry keep their eyes glued to the desk as they sing–probably at a sheet of lyrics–while Keith Urban looks up and at his fellow judges as he croons. He’s probably thinking “I’m Australian and I know the words to this song…what’s your excuse?” Heh. Bless Keith and his pop culture savvy. The trio even break out into a little harmony near the end. Fun.

Check out the video below.

The judges perform a rendition of the “Laverne & Shirley” theme song.

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