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American Idol's Phillip Phillips Back In Hospital For Surgery

American Idol winner Phillip Phillips will undergo surgery on his kidney on Tuesday (May 29, 2012) and will be recuperating in a swanky Malibu mansion, according to TMZ.com. Phillips reportedly endured immense pain during the...

Idol Runner Up Loses Out

Not only are the ratings for American Idol diminishing, but so, too, are the payments to the runners-up. According to the Associated Press, the producers of the talent contest have altered the agreement with contestants...

Duets Star Robin Thicke Looking For His Big Break

The new reality singing competition 'Duets' premieres on Thursday (May 31, 2012), with one of its guest judges Robin Thicke hoping that the show introduces him to a whole new audience. The singer - whose...

Jennifer Lopez Reunites With Marc On Stage

Jennifer Lopez and estranged husband Marc Anthony reunited on stage over the weekend.The 'American Idol' judge and the Latino singer - who announced their seven-year marriage was over last July - held hands as they...

Rihanna: Cheryl Cole Should Replace Jennifer Lopez On 'American Idol'

Rihanna wants Cheryl Cole to replace Jennifer Lopez on 'American Idol'.The 'Where Have You Been' singer responded to rumours that the former 'X Factor' judge has been approached by the rival show to join their...

Julianne Hough Voted Best Summer Body

Julianne Hough has topped a list of the best summer bodies.The 'Rock of Ages' star - who is dating 'American Idol' host Ryan Seacrest - beat off competition from stars including Gwen Stefani and Kate...

Idol Dominates On Twitter

What Fox's American Idol may have lacked in audience numbers this past season, it more than made up for in tweets. Citing figures from social analytics firm Bluefin Labs, AdWeek reported today (Friday) that the...

Idol Falls As Season's Most-watched; Nfl Takes Over

For the first time, NBC's Sunday Night Football emerged as the most-watched primetime television program of the season. The football telecasts averaged 20.9 million viewers during the official September-through-May season. The performance episodes of Fox's...

American Idol Finale Audience: An All-time Low

This week's American Idol finale might have been a great day in the life of Phillip Phillips, but it wasn't such a proud moment for the show's producers. Mtv News reports that the 2012 season...

Phillip Phillips Had Eight Surgeries During American Idol

Phillip Phillips may be the American Idol champion, but it appears to have been a gruelling few months for the singer-songwriter. The 21-year-old's father revealed on Thursday (May 24, 2012) that his son has undergone...

Stars Line Up For Memorial Day Eve Tv Special

Forrest Gump star Gary Sinise, Trace Adkins, Natalie Cole and American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez will be among the celebrities paying tribute to U.S. troops at this weekend's (27May12) annual Memorial Day eve TV special...

American Idol Winner Phillip Phillips To Undergo Kidney Surgery Next Week

American Idol winner Phillip Phillips' victory celebrations will be cut short - the singer is undergoing surgery next week (beg28May12) to address kidney problems that have dogged him throughout his stint on the TV talent...

Aerosmith On American Idol: What Was That Tune?

Aerosmith unveiled their first new single in six years during a spot on the American Idol finale on Wednesday evening (May 23, 2012). Steven Tyler and company played their rocking new tune 'Legendary Child' before...

Rihanna Rocks American Idol Finale

Rihanna wowed the audience as she performed at the 'American Idol' final last night (23.05.12). The Bajan beauty appeared alongside a number of guest performers including Chaka Khan, Neil Diamond and 'American Idol' judge Jennifer...

Jessica Sanchez: I Knew Phillip Would Win American Idol

16-year-old JESSICA SANCHEZ lost the 'American Idol' winners crown to PHILLIP PHILLIPS at the season 11 finale on Wednesday night (May 23rd 2012). Despite narrowly losing out on the prize record contract, Sanchez was all...

American Idol Proposal: Who's Getting Married?

Last night's American Idol was full of surprises (May 23, 2012). And we're not just talking about the fact that Phillip Phillips stormed home to victory, clutching the title from the grasp of Jessica Sanchez....

Cheryl Cole Offered $10 Million To Join American Idol?

Cheryl Cole could make a spectacular return to the United States after it emerged that American Idol bosses had reached out to the Girls Aloud singer about a possible judging spot. Representatives for the hit...

American Idol 2012: Phillip Phillips Collapses Into Family's Arms

This year's American Idol has been crowned. To the surprise of many, it was not the honey-vocalled Jessica Sanchez who took home the title. Nor was it judges' favourite Joshua Ledet, with whom the judges...

Phillip Phillips Crowned American Idol Winner

Phillip Phillips was crowned American Idol winner on Wednesday (25May12) after seeing off competition from rival singer Jessica Sanchez.The 21-year-old guitar player triumphed in the glitzy two-hour finale of the U.S. TV talent contest and...

Kelly Clarkson: Dating Made Me Fit

Kelly Clarkson's boyfriend has inspired her to get fit.The original 'American Idol' winner - who recently revealed she was dating the son of her manager for five years, Brandon Blackstock - has admitted that her...

Fascinating Fact 13464

American Idol finalists Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips set a new high for the TV talent show on Tuesday night (22May12) - 132 million votes were counted for the pair after their final performance round.

Adam Lambert Trespasses At Number One In The U.s. Charts

Former American Idol runner-up and part-time Queen frontman Adam Lambert has topped the U.S. album chart with his second release.The gay star's Trespassing tops the Billboard 200 countdown thanks to sales of 77,000 in its...

Donna Summer & Robin Gibb To Be Saluted At Idol Finale

Donna Summer and Robin Gibb will be celebrated during the American Idol final on Wednesday night (23May12) with two show-stopping tributes.Kristin Chenoweth will join Idol finalist Jessica Sanchez for a rendition of Enough Is Enough...

Cheryl Cole Being Lined Up For American Idol?

Cheryl Cole is reportedly being lined up to be a judge on 'American Idol'.The 'Call My Name' singer - who was famously axed from the US version of 'The X Factor' last year after just...

Ratings Plunge For Tv Talent Contests

Ratings for the penultimate week of the season were a virtual reflection of the season as a whole. Twelve of the top 20 shows of the week were broadcast by CBS. Of the eight that...

Has Phillip Phillips Already Won American Idol?

The American Idol finalists Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez duked it out at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the show's live final on Tuesday night (May 22, 2012), with the singer-songwriter from Georgia...

The Things They Say 25238

"I'm Team Jessica and my girlfriend is Team Phillip. We have this little wager going on... If I win, she has to massage my feet for 10 minutes - she hates feet - and if...

Jennifer Lopez Making Show About Casper

Jennifer Lopez has sold a TV show about her boyfriend.The 'American Idol' judge has appointed backing dancer Casper Smart - who she has been dating since last autumn - one of the choreographers on her...

American Idol Phillip Phillips Skips Surgery For Final

American Idol contestant Phillip Phillips has ignored the orders of his personal doctor in order to compete in tonight's grand finale (May 22, 2012). Multiple sources tell TMZ.com that Phillips - who suffers from kidney...

Whitney Houston's Final Recording Is Released

Whitney Houston's final recording will be released on June 5.The late pop legend's last ever song, 'Celebrate', is a duet with 'American Idol' winner Jordin Sparks, and included in the movie 'Sparkle' - the last...

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