From left: Geno Vento of Geno's Steaks poses with Paula Abdul. Photo: Provided
From left: Geno Vento of Geno's Steaks poses with Paula Abdul. Photo: Provided

Paula Abdul, the 80s pop icon known for hits like “Straight Up” and “Opposites Attract” as well as her more recent stints judging on shows like “American Idol” checked an item off her bucket list on Sunday morning — she had her first ever Philly cheesesteak.

 

She went to Geno’s Steaks in South Philadelphia, ordering a “provolone with” from the window and then sat in the celebrity booth inside to enjoy it.

 

Abdul made a post on her Instagram, describing the Philly food staple as the “breakfast of champions.

 
 

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According to FOX 29, Abdul was in South Jersey over the weekend to headline the cancer benefit, Wigs and Wishes