Scotty McCreery: I Will Be Sad If Jennifer Lopez Leaves 'Idol'

Wed, May 23, 2012 7:05pm EDT by 1 Comment
Jennifer Lopez Leaving American Idol

Scotty McCreery sounds off on news of Jennifer Lopez’s impending departure as judge of ‘American Idol,’ asserting that whatever happens, the pop diva will ‘be fine.’ Do you think he’s right?

It’s no secret that Jennifer Lopez is unsure of whether she will return to American Idol as a judge next year. It’s also no secret that we would miss her greatly, should she decide not to return. But what does reigning champ, Scotty McCreery, have to say about it? got to talk to the 18-year-old crooner last night, after he returned to perform on the stage that made him a star. When asked what he thought about the situation, he said, “I love her on the show. I’d hate to see her go.”

Reminiscing about his time as a contestant, he continued, “I was on her guinea pig season and it was cool having her out here…but whatever happen, happens.”

Should the rumors prove true and Jenny From The Block really not return, Scotty isn’t worried about her.

“She’s got a lot going for her, so she’ll be fine,” he said.

What do you think? Is Scotty right? Let us know!

Reporting by Russ Weakland, Written by Billy Nilles

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