Are Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson Returning for American Idol's Final Season?

After several years spent as Fox’s most successful series, American Idol experienced a steep decline in viewership in recent years that, finally, has led to its cancellation.

Set to air its 14th season finale on Wednesday, American Idol will return in 2016 with one final season. Naturally, Fox intends to send the show out with a bang.

Randy Jackson Is Officially Leaving American Idol

Randy Jackson's Wife Files for Divorce

It’s over, dawg.

Randy Jackson’s wife, Erika Jackson, has filed for divorce from the longtime American Idol judge, PEOPLE confirms.

The two have been married for 18 years and have two children together.

Loved Ones Say Goodbye to American Idol's Michael Johns

A small group of loved ones gathered for a private ceremony in memory of American Idol finalist Michael Johns at Los Angeles’s Forest Lawn Memorial Park on Friday

Johns’s family began traveling from his native Australia to be with his wife, interior designer Stacey Vuduris, shortly after they learned of the singer’s sudden death from a blood clot on Aug. 1.

5 Things to Look Forward to Seeing on the American Idol Finale

Finalists Jena Irene Asciutto and Caleb Johnson may have put on quite a show Tuesday night but the American Idol producers are pulling out all the stops for Wednesday night’s finale.

Here are five things to look forward to during the final episode of season 13:

Idol: The Final Three Bring Down the House with Memorable Performances

There was no place like home on Wednesday’s American Idol, which celebrated its 500th episode with well wishes from former winners, as the final three visited their hometowns and had memorable performances in the lead-up to Tuesday’s finale.

American Idol: Randy Jackson Returns as the Top 10 Girls Perform

There were new twists, familiar faces and loads of drama on American Idol Tuesday night, as the ladies kicked off the first of the live performance shows.

The new twists? In what was dubbed Rush Week, the judges reviewed tapes of the Top 15 Girls and picked the 10 that impressed them the most to perform, surprising the ladies one at a time.

Mariah Carey Hated Working at American Idol

You can’t blame it on the champagne. Mariah Carey sipped non-alcoholic sparkling cider during a radio interview on Tuesday, but she didn’t hold back when asked about her time as a judge on American Idol admitting, “Honestly, I hated it.”

Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. to Judge American Idol

Jenny’s back on the block at American Idol and she’ll have a new neighbor.

“It was so hard for me to leave the first time,” says Jennifer Lopez of her return as a judge, adding it also won’t be easy coming back because of her busy schedule.

Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj Leaving American Idol

Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are singing their swan songs to American Idol.

On Thursday, Carey reTweeted a post by her reps that announced, “W/ global success of “#Beautiful” (#1 in 30+ countries so far) @MariahCarey confirms world tour & says goodbye 2 Idol.”