Fox are rare commodities indeed. Although their differences often resulted in extremely heated on-air exchanges and confrontations, Cowell says he played a major role in convincing Abdul not to leave the series. In several interviews given in the late s, Abdul said she had been left in debilitating pain after a car accident and a plane crash that required 15 spinal surgeries and which left her dependent on pain medication for years. This brave woman's story The X Factor US.
Abdul claimed her departure from Idol was not about money, but that she had to stand on principle.
She later became a permanent judge of the American version starting with its twelfth season. Abdul claimed her departure from Idol was not about money, but that she had to stand on principle. I'd eat and then run to the bathroom. Abdul was married to Emilio Estevez from to San Fernando, CaliforniaU. In DecemberAbdul was driving her Mercedes Benz on a Los Angeles-area freeway when she changed lanes and hit another vehicle. It all started when all of the regular stock photo sites rejected his photos for "lack of quality".