Cape Town – Gareth Cliff took to Twitter to slam reports that he had spiked ex Idols judge Mara Louw's drink.
A Sunday newspaper reported that Cliff gave Louw the drink that caused her to slur and swear on television.
After the incident Louw's contract on the show was not renewed. (Read more here)
Cliff took to Twitter to clear the air saying that the headline was sensational and misleading and that we should read the book for the full story.
In his book Cliffhanger he talks about his Idols SA journey amongst other things.
Cliff has left the popular singing competition after eleven seasons.
His last appearance on the show was at last night's finale.
He thanked his fellow judges and expressed love for them on Twitter.
Love these guys ?? pic.twitter.com/Nn8wwuysHN— Gareth Cliff (@GarethCliff) November 27, 2016