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Audience Splits With Judges On Idol Finalists

Perhaps the reason why ratings for American Idol have been declining is that the judges and the audience are not on the same track. That judgment seemed to emerge from Thursday night's vote when the...

American Idol's Phillip Phillips Takes The Upper Hand

American Idol judges were on their feet for Joshua Ledet during Thursday's final elimination show, but the crooner didn't manage to win over fans and was sent packing. Despite a strong performance, Ledet eventually finished...

Jennifer Lopez Hints At American Idol Exit

Jennifer Lopez has hinted at a possible exit from 'American Idol'. The 42-year-old singer - who is a judge on the talent show alongside Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson - reportedly wants to free up...

Jennifer Lopez To Step Down As American Idol Judge

Jennifer Lopez has just been named as Forbes' most powerful celebrity, though her American Idol reign appears to be coming to an end. Lopez publically cast doubt on her future on the show this week,...

Did Jessica Sanchez Just Win American Idol?

After a gruelling three-round show, Jessica Sanchez, Joshua Ledet and Phillip Phillips all put in stellar performances on last night's American Idol. It was their final chance to prove that they are worthy of taking...

Jennifer Lopez Leaving Idol?

Jennifer Lopez is reportedly leaving 'American Idol'.The 'On The Floor' singer - who has four-year-old twins Max and Emme with former spouse Marc Anthony - is to step down from the judging panel of the...

Talent Shows Not Going Out With A Bang

Last week ought to have been the week when the big talent-contest shows, American Idol and Dancing with the Stars, were trouncing everything in sight. To be sure, they still represented potent factors on the...

Fox Looks For Laughs With Comedy Driven Fall Schedule

Fox has attempted to sure up its position as the leading primetime network by adding one drama and two new comedies to its Fall line-up. In an interesting move, bosses are also moving 'Glee' to...

Ryan Seacrest Buys Ellen Degeneres' 49m Home

Ryan Seacrest has bought Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi's $49 million Beverly Hills mansion.The 'American Idol' host - who is dating 'Rock of Ages' star Julianne Hough - is thought to have paid within...

Ryan Seacrest Buys Degeneres Compound For Over $40 Million

American Idol host Ryan Seacrest has bought the home previously owned by the show's former judge Ellen Degeneres for over $40 million (£25 million).DeGeneres placed the sprawling Beverly Hills compound on the market for $49...

Jennifer Lopez Advises X Factor USA Judges To Stay True

Jennifer Lopez has advised Britney Spears and Demi Lovato to be true to themselves when they begin their judging roles on 'The X Factor' USA.The 42-year-old 'American Idol' judge said that she felt ''scared'' for...

Jennifer Lopez Offers Judging Tips To Britney Spears

American Idol judge Jennifer Lopez has offered pop superstar Britney Spears some tips ahead of her stint on the panel of rival show The X Factor, warning her not to stray too far from her...

Barry Manilow Is Much Better After Surgery

Barry Manilow has finally recovered from his hip operation and insists he is ''back and much better''.The 68-year-old singer blames ''years of jumping around to 'Copacabana' for the painful bursitis and torn leg muscles he...

Britney Spears Not 'Considered' For American Idol

Britney Spears would never be considered for a judging role on 'American Idol'. The 'Toxic' singer and Demi Lovato are joining the panel on the US 'X Factor' with Simon Cowell and L.A. Reid, but...

Jennifer Lopez Wants To Adopt

Jennifer Lopez wants to adopt. The 'American Idol' judge already has four-year-old twins Max and Emme with estranged husband Marc Anthony but after working with siblings who had been adopted from Ethiopia after their mother...

American Idol Star David Cook Dropped By Rca

Former American Idol winner David Cook's pop career has hit a low note - the singer/songwriter has been dumped by record label bosses at Rca.Cook released two albums as an Rca recording artist and his...

Sarah Jessica Parker Signs On For Glee Role

Sarah Jessica Parker and Kate Hudson have been drafted in as guests on the hit TV show Glee. As the major Us Tv networks announce their new schedules for the fall, Fox have revealed that...

Britney Spears, Demi Lovato Complete X Factor Judging Lineup

Britney Spears arrived in New York City today (May 14, 2012) for a press conference at which she will be unveiled as the latest X Factor Usa judge. Following intense negotiations that have lasted several...

Celebrity Apprentice 2012: Clay To Battle Arsenio In Final

The Celebrity Apprentice 2012 final will be contested by Clay Aiken and Arsenio Hall, with AUBREY O'DAY getting the boot at the very start of Sunday's show (May 13, 2012). Last week's episode ended on...

Jessica Sanchez Duets With Dad For Hometown Performance

As American Idol reached the stage in which it sends its finalists back to their roots so that the locality can see what huge stars they're becoming, Jessica Sanchez looked utterly delighted to be back...

Carrie Underwood Needs Time Away From Husband

Carrie Underwood says time apart from her husband is good for their relationship.The 29-year-old fourth season 'American Idol' winner is married to 31-year-old Ice Hockey player Mike Fisher and says the pair like their space.She...

Jennifer Lopez Asks Court To Take Kids On Tour

Jennifer Lopez has asked a judge for permission to take her children on tour.The 42-year-old 'American Idol' panelist will embark on a series of concerts with Enrique Iglesias this year but faces legal problems with...

Networks Scramble To Win Back Younger Viewers

As they head into next week's upfront presentation of new shows to advertisers, broadcast network executives are struggling to lure back 18-49-year-old viewers who are increasingly deserting broadcast programming and switching to cable, the Internet,...

American Idol: Hollie Cavanagh Bows Out Of The Race

The race to become this year's American Idol has narrowed to three contestants. Last night (May 10, 2012), Hollie Cavanagh bowed out of the race graciously, with a rendition of 'The Climb' by Miley Cyrus....

Ryan Seacrest Considering Marriage

Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough are considering getting married.The 'American Idol' host and the 'Rock of Ages' beauty have been dating for two years and now the 37-year-old presenter has admitted the couple have been...

Jennifer Lopez's Man Treats Her Like A 'Queen'

Jennifer Lopez is treated like a ''queen'' by her boyfriend Casper Smart.The 'On The Floor' singer and her back-up dancer have been dating for the past six months, and the hunk knows how to make...

American Idol: Joshua Ledet Has The Title At His Fingertips

Joshua Ledet now looks to be the favourite for the final of American Idol after wowing all the judges in the latest semi-final. It hasn't all been plain sailing for the 20 year-old prospect, having...

American Idol Recap: Jessica Sanchez Lays Down The Gauntlet

American Idol is now down to the final four contestants and with the field narrowing, speculation is beginning to mount as to who will be the last standing in the quest for this year's crown....

Ncis Back On Top Of Ratings Heap

NCIS returned to the top of the Nielsen list as the most-watched show last week, eclipsing the top talent contests such as American Idol, Dancing With the Stars, and The Voice , even as they...

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