Kelly Clarkson will return to the American Idol stage Thursday, Fox announced.
The Season 1 winner, 28, will perform "Don't You Wanna Stay" with country singer Jason Aldean on Thursday's results show. Rihanna will also take the stage Thursday.
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Clarkson recently announced via Facebook that her fifth studio album will hit stores in September. She last appeared on Idol at the end of last season for a farewell performance to judge Simon Cowell.
This week, Idol's remaining top 8 will perform songs from the movies.
Are you excited to see Clarkson back on Idol?