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Ptc Riled By Rumor That Howard Stern Will Replace Cowell

It was only a rumor --and an unlikely one at that -- but the Parents Television Council is angry over a report that shock jock Howard Stern may replace Simon Cowell as the lead judge...

Ratings There Was Super Bowl And Everything Else

It goes without saying that the Super Bowl telecast was the highest-rated show of the week last week. With 106.5 million tuning in, it also attracted the largest number of viewers of any show in...

Ellen Gets Mostly Thumbs Up After Idol Debut

Ellen DeGeneres's debut on American Idol Tuesday night received much applause from TV writers and bloggers today (Wednesday). "In just one episode, new judge Ellen DeGeneres displayed why it's no stretch at all for her...

Kelly Clarkson's Tour Bug

Kelly Clarkson is worried she'll never be able to eat again.The 'Since You've Been Gone' singer has been so ill since coming down with stomach flu following her show in Liverpool, England, that she can't...

Madonna's Manager To Be New Idol

Madonna's manager is being lined up to replace Simon Cowell on the 'American Idol' judging panel. Guy Oseary - who is also Chairman of the 'Celebration' singer's label Maverick Records, which has also released LPs...

Oseary Latest Music Man Linked To Idol Job

MADONNA's manager GUY OSEARY is the latest music mogul reportedly set to take SIMON COWELL's seat when he departs AMERICAN IDOL next year (11).Since Cowell announced he was leaving the hit U.S. talent contest last...

Stern Confirms Idol Gossip

Shock jock HOWARD STERN has confirmed reports he has been approached to replace SIMON COWELL when the British music mogul quits AMERICAN IDOL.The controversial radio DJ is currently in discussions with TV bosses to take...

Will Howard Stern Replace Simon Cowell On Idol ?

Producers of Amercan Idol are in talks with shock radio personality Howard Stern about taking over Simon Cowell's seat on American Idol when Cowell leaves the hit show next season, the New York Post 's...

Stern Linked To Idol Job

Shock jock HOWARD STERN is the latest big name rumoured to be in the running to take over from SIMON COWELL on AMERICAN IDOL.Cowell has headed the U.S. talent show's panel since its inception in...

Clarkson Wades Into Swift Grammy Controversy

KELLY CLARKSON has written an open letter to a record executive who defended TAYLOR SWIFT's off-key performance at the 2010 Grammy Awards by declaring, "This is not AMERICAN IDOL."Big MAChine label boss Scott Borchetta came...

Ratings Climb At All Networks

DVRs were no doubt humming (clicking?) across the nation on both Tuesday and Wednesday nights this week as intense competition among popular series on all four broadcast networks attracted big audiences. At 8 00 p.m....

Grammys Shine In Ratings

The Grammy Awards were back in the spotlight last week as 25.87 million viewers tuned in to CBS's Sunday-night telecast, up 35 percent from last year, when the telecast attracted 19 million, according to Nielsen...

Nicole Richie's 'Flirty' Daughter

Harlow Madden "flirted" with singers gathered to perform 'We Are the World: 25 for Haiti'.The two-year-old daughter of Nicole Richie and singer Joel Madden was with the host of stars re-recording an updated version of...

Seacrest's Alleged Stalker Pleads Not Guilty Again

The man accused of stalking AMERICAN IDOL host RYAN SEACREST has entered a not guilty plea to the charges for a second time, after the case was moved to a different court.Chidi Uzomah, a special...

Jackson Sued Over Dance Crew Show

AMERICAN IDOL judge RANDY JACKSON is at the centre of a new lawsuit over allegations the idea for his U.S. talent contest AMERICA'S BEST DANCE CREW was stolen.Dwight MCGhee filed papers in Los Angeles County...

Foxx Has No Plans To Replace Cowell On Idol

Actor/singer JAMIE FOXX has shot down rumours he will take SIMON COWELL's place on AMERICAN IDOL next year (11).Cowell has headed the U.S. talent show's panel since its inception in 2002, but announced last month...

30.69 Million Watch Obama's State Of The Union Address

President Obama's approval ratings may be way down, but his TV ratings remained high Wednesday night as he delivered his State of the Union address to Congress and the nation. According to preliminary overnight figures,...

Kelly Clarkson Loves The UK

Kelly Clarkson can't wait to party in Manchester. The 'My Life Would Suck Without You' singer - who begins her six-date UK tour in February - says Manchester is her favourite place in the country...

Katy Perry Has Judging Bug

Katy Perry would "ditch" her singing career to be an 'American Idol' judge.The 'I Kissed a Girl' singer - who recently joined Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi as a guest judge on the...

Lady Gaga Has X Factor

Lady Gaga is wanted as a judge on the US version of 'The X Factor'.The 'Bad Romance' singer impressed producer-and-judge Simon Cowell when she performed in a giant bathtub on the UK version of the...

Perry: 'I Want Idol Job'

KATY PERRY had so much fun as a bitchy guest judge on AMERICAN IDOL she would quit her music career to take the job full-time.The I Kissed A Girl hitmaker filmed her stint as a...

Fox Crushes Rivals With Football, Idol

Scoring the highest ratings for a non-Super Bowl NFL telecast in 28 years, Sunday's telecast of the NFC Championship Game between Minnesota and New Orleans easily beat everything else on television last week as it...

Paula Abdul's Million Dollar Deal

Paula Abdul has been offered a $1 million deal to appear on 'Dancing With The Stars'.The 47-year-old singer and choreographer has reportedly been offered the huge sum as a Development Deal by network ABC. If...

Cowell Speechless After Idol Contestant Gets Cuffed

Outspoken SIMON COWELL was left speechless when an AMERICAN IDOL hopeful had to be cuffed and dragged from an audition after refusing to leave.The music mogul, along with fellow judges Kara DioGuardi and Randy Jackson,...

Fuller Confirms Spice Girls Musical

AMERICAN IDOL creator and SPICE GIRLS founder SIMON FULLER has confirmed he's developing a West End stage musical based on the all-conquering girl group.The former girl band, comprising of Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell,...

Viewers Aren't Missing Paula

The loss of Paula Abdul has apparently not affected the ratings of American Idol one bit. The Fox talent show attracted 26.05 million on Tuesday night and 26.72 million on Wednesday -- on a par...

Lambert Back With Ex Boyfriend

AMERICAN IDOL sensation ADAM LAMBERT is back in the arms of his ex boyfriend - just three months after the pair split up.The outlandish gay rocker told the world of his sexuality in an interview...

Saturday Night Lives

Conventional thinking in the front offices of the television networks that few people are willing to spend Saturdays in front of their TV sets was dealt a blow last week when CBS coverage of the...

Madonna Offers Words Of Wisdom To Lambert

AMERICAN IDOL sensation ADAM LAMBERT has a new mentor in pop superstar MADONNA, after she gave him career advice during a guitar lesson at her New York home.The singer was stunned when he discovered his...

Lythgoe Laughs Off Hall Dating Rumours

AMERICAN IDOL producer NIGEL LYTHGOE has laughed off rumours he is dating MICK JAGGER's ex-wife JERRY HALL, insisting he has only "kissed" the model.Hall, who divorced Jagger in 1999 and has four children with the...

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