American Idol judges screen Portland performers



PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — “American Idol” judges Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Randy Jackson and host Ryan Seacrest were in Portland over the weekend screening contestants for the next season.

The Oregonian reports ( ) they held a news conference Sunday where one of the questions was about the “Keep Portland Weird” slogan.

Lopez said that would explain some of the performers they saw.


Information from: The Oregonian,