Simon Cowell is thrilled for his first “American Idol” winner, Kelly Clarkson.
“Additional’s” Terri Seymour caught up with Simon at his hit present “America’s Received Expertise,” simply after he filmed an “American Idol” reunion for “The Kelly Clarkson Present.”
Simon informed Terri, “That was thrilling, that was hilarious. It’s on subsequent Wednesday.” He liked being again with Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson once more, saying, “It was virtually like we had been nonetheless doing the present. So bizarre as a result of what it is like once we received collectively once more.”
Cowell added, “Ryan was on satellite tv for pc. I informed him I flew in from London to be there, he stayed in New York.”
He went on to name the reunion “surreal… you need to keep in mind, it doesn’t really feel like all these years in the past that we did the finale, so all of the sudden I’m sitting on her speak present being interviewed by her. She was sensible, I’ve to say, actually good. She was an absolute pure. She’s unbelievable.”
Simon praised the singer, who can be a coach on “The Voice,” saying, “She’s very loyal, will get the entire thing about the place we began from… I really like her and I’m blissful for her.”