paula abdul x factor fox Paula Abdul to guest judge 'So You Think You Can Dance'Former “American Idol” and “X Factor” judge Paula Abdul is heading back to the FOX reality judging table as a guest on “So You Think You Can Dance.”

Abdul joins regular judges Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy and FOX Sports’ Erin Andrews on tomorrow (July 9) night’s live episode at 8 p.m. ET.

In addition to her success as a pop singer, Abdul also has a well-known dance background and won two Emmys for Outstanding Achievement in Choreography (a category that “Dance” is now a perennial contender in).

She’s also served as a guest judge on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.”

The current “Dance” competition is down to the Top 18 finalists: Jasmine Mason and Alan Bersten; Mariah Spears and “BluPrint”; Makenzie Dustman and Paul Karmiryan; Hayley Erbert and Curtis Holland; Amy Yakima and “Fik-Shun”; Alexis Juliano and Nico Greetham; Jasmine Harper and Aaron Turner; Jenna Johnson and Tucker Knox; and Malece Miller and Jade Zuberi.

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