New “American Idol” judges Luke, Katy & Lionel talk Vegas concert massacre: “Prayer without action is powerless”

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By Andrea Dresdale

ABCAmerican Idol‘s new judges — Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan — made their first appearance together on ABC’s Good Morning America Wednesday. In addition to talking about the forthcoming ABC reboot of the music competition series, they weighed in on Sunday’s mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas that killed 58 people and injured over 500.

“You always have it in the back of your mind, ‘Naw, that would never happen.’ And then when it finally happens, it’s terrifying,” said Lionel, who has a Las Vegas residency.

“[T]o think…that we’re…now getting …read more