While one 'American Idol' alum has signed on to join the show for next season, another is denying she will be on the show.Just days after former contestant Jennifer Hudson confirmed she would be a judge next season, rumors were abound that other former contestants - Kelly Clarkson, Clay Aiken and Adam Lambert - would also be returning to the show that helped launch their careers. However, Clarkson's rep has denied reports to The Hollywood Reporter that the Season 1 winner would be joining the judges panel.

Would you have liked to see Clarkson as a judge?