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The first single from Spellbound was the ballad, "Rush Rush", which topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for five consecutive weeks, and was noted for its music video and Rebel Without a Cause motif featuring Keanu Reeves in the James Dean role.
"The Promise of a New Day", the second release from the album, also hit No. "Ain't Never Gonna Give You Up" was the album's third and final single.
She joked to presenter Ann Curry that she and her former American Idol arch nemesis are ‘like an old married couple without the sex.’ Abdul was asked what made her sign-up to the new series and reunite with Cowell two years after she quit American Idol as a judge. Although the show will follow the same format as the U. series, there is an extra incentive of million prize money alongside a recording contract.
She replied: âMaybe because I’m a glutton for punishment? The minimum age for hopefuls has also been dropped to 14.
A remix album, Shut Up and Dance, was also released and reached No.
7 on Billboard's album chart, becoming one of the most successful remix albums to date.
Her six number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 tie her with Diana Ross for seventh among the female solo performers who have topped the chart.
But the album never materialized, and "Spinning Around" was instead given to Kylie Minogue. Abdul served as the choreographer for several film and theater productions, including the 1998 musical Reefer Madness and the cheerleading scenes in the 1999 film American Beauty (she had previously also choreographed the 1991 film The Doors).In 2002, Abdul appeared as one of three judges for the reality television music competition show American Idol.Abdul, along with fellow judges Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson, evaluated thousands of amateur contestants in their ability to sing.Or maybe it’s because we’ve established quite an amazing friendship.Â ‘We’re like an old married couple without the sex – by choice! It took ten years to understand each other.â She said she felt ‘blessed’ to be part of the show and went on to coo Simon’s praises: âI’ve always known I’m a strong woman but he’s really taught me some inner strength. He always provoked me and challenged me and the more I stood up for myself and the more I stood up to him the more he embraced me.â Paula and Cowell join Nicole Scherzinger and L. Reid on the judging panel alongside host Steve Jones as they take the hit UK talent show to America.