The new American Idol judges (aka "the dream team," says Katy Perry) make their debut appearance on ABC's Good Morning America while kicking off judge auditions in New York City. Watch below as Grammy- and Emmy-nominated music luminary Katy Perry, country music superstar Luke Bryan and music icon Lionel Richie talk about what being an Idol judge means to them, what they think of the auditions so far and more! The three judges will be joined by award-winning host and producer Ryan Seacrest for the beloved music competition series' first season on ABC.
Watch Part 1 of the Idol judges on GMA:
Watch Part 2 of the Idol judges on GMA: