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Forget about all that American Idol feuding between Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj! The upcoming season will have none of that, says new judge Harry Connick, Jr. The singer-actor joins Idol vets Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban for season 13. "It's three people who are having a friggin' ball," Connick tells me during a break from filming the sequel to his 2011 family film Dolphin Tale. "The show is really goofy, it's really serious and it's real fun. It's really heartfelt. It's everything you want Idol to be." Just last month, Carey said during a radio interview that she "hated" her time with Idol because it was like going to work every day "in hell »

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