The New ‘American Idol’ Judges Have ‘Entertainment Weekly’ Covered

Becky Bain | January 6, 2011 2:50 pm

Ryan Seacrest cozies up next to the American Idol judges, both new and old, on the cover of this week’s Entertainment Weekly, which features a roundtable interview with Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, Randy Jackson and Ryan. Idol kicks off its 10th season — and it’s first one sans Simon — on Wednesday, January 19, but no one seems al lthat worried about how they’ll live without the meanie Brit. Says Jackson: “People have been saying to us, ‘Who’s mean?’ We’ve all traded off on that because I think you have to always give people the truth, no matter what.” So… you’re all mean, only sometimes? [PopWatch]