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American Idol Hopes To Revive Itself After Season 13

By Joe DeAndrea | 22nd May 2014

Things have been up and down lately for 'American Idol,' as the singing competition is reaching the end of its 13th season. The ratings for one of the more recent episodes reached an all-time low...

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Keith Urban Devastated To Miss Nicole Kidman's Cannes Premiere

15th May 2014

Country star Keith Urban took a framed picture of his wife Nicole Kidman onto the set of American Idol on Wednesday (14May14) as he was devastated to be missing the premiere of her new movie...

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American Idol Recap: Anniversary And Homecoming

By Victoria Pavlova | 15th May 2014

Things are coming to a head on this week’s episode of American Idol. The finale is next week, so naturally, the contestants are pulling out all the stops at this point. To top it all...

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Harry Connick, Jr: 'I'm Coming Back For More American Idol'

14th May 2014

Harry Connick, Jr. has confirmed he'll be returning as an American Idol judge.The crooner joined the show this year (14) alongside a returning Keith Urban and Jennifer Lopez, and just a day after the Jenny...

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And Then There Were Three - Who Got Voted Off "American Idol" This Week?

By Victoria Pavlova | 9th May 2014

Well, it’s about that time again – time to announce the top three contestants on this year’s round of American Idol. Where did the time go? So from last night’s performances we know that Jena...

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Jena Irene Impresses 'American Idol' Judges With Elvis Cover

By Victoria Pavlova | 8th May 2014

Sure, Jena Irene delivered a great performance on Wednesday’s American Idol, but FCC warning-worthy? Jennifer Lopez seems to think so. Wednesday’s show was centered around the theme of love, with each of the four remaining...

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American Idol Winner Scotty Mccreery Held At Gunpoint In Home Invasion

By Victoria Pavlova | 6th May 2014

Sometimes even American Idol graduates aren’t immune to disaster – case in point, Scotty McCreery, the Idol alum, who became the victim of a home invasion early on Monday. According to The Hollywood Reporter, McCreery,...

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"American Idol" Results: Contestants Can't Agree, Jennifer Lopez Is Shocked

By Victoria Pavlova | 2nd May 2014

The results of this week’s American Idol might have shocked many people, but none more so than Jennifer Lopez. This warning might be redundant, but we’re giving it anyway – spoilers ahead. With five contestants...

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Clay Aiken Gets Endorsement From Ruben Studdard

2nd May 2014

Singer Clay Aiken's former American Idol opponent Ruben Studdard has endorsed the pop star's bid for a seat in the U.S. Congress.In February (14), the singer formally announced his candidacy for the House of Representatives...

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American Idol Voting Recap: No One Saw That One Coming

By Victoria Pavlova | 11th April 2014

Proceed with caution, spoilers below. Jennifer Lopez reminded us why she is everyone’s favorite American Idol judge during last night’s show. The singer broke out in tears after Malaya Watson owned the stage with Jennifer...

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'American Idol' Judges Use Their Save - Tom Woolf Survives After 'Babylon' Performance

By Elinor Cosgrave | 4th April 2014

There are no more second chances left for the remaining contestants on American Idol after the judges decided to use their save on Thursday night (3rd April). After strong performances on the previous show, it...

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Jennifer Lopez Drops F-bomb Whilst Judging 'American Idol' - Live!

By Elinor Cosgrave | 28th March 2014

Jennifer Lopez was evidently mortified on Wednesday evening after dropping the F-bomb on live TV. Lopez was judging American Idol and got carried away when commenting on one of the contestant's performances.Jennifer Lopez accidently swore...

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Jennifer Lopez Turns The Air Blue On American Idol

27th March 2014

Jennifer Lopez turned the air blue on American Idol on Wednesday night (26Mar14) when she dropped a four-letter expletive as she gave tips to a contestant.The talent show judge was praising contestant Jena Irene for...

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Jennifer Lopez Battling Bronchitis

21st March 2014

Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez has been battling through a bout of bronchitis to promote her new single and her role as a judge on reality Tv show American Idol.The pop superstar performed I Luh Ya Papi...

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Enrique Iglesias Turned Down Judging Gigs On Two U.s. Tv Talent Shows

21st March 2014

Enrique Iglesias turned down judging roles on both American Idol and the U.S. version of The Voice.The Hero hitmaker has been keeping busy promoting his albums and embarking on various world tours, including one with...

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"American Idol" Recap: The Top 10 Sing, Sort Of.

By Victoria Pavlova | 20th March 2014

Last night’s American Idol can be summed up in one word: disappointing. It all started when MK Nobilette kicked things off with a rendition of Perfect by Pink. She had the emotion down, only her...

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American Idol Results Night: Who Went Home And Why?

By Victoria Pavlova | 14th March 2014

And then there were ten. Ten American Idol finalists, that is. It’s getting to be that time in the competition, when the hearts of the remaining Idol hopefuls just don’t seem to be in it...

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American Idol Mini-recap: Movie Nigtht Disappoints With No Award-worthy Performances

By Victoria Pavlova | 13th March 2014

Last night’s American Idol did not start on a promising note. The theme was Movie Night – something that the judges hoped would bring out the stars in the so-far lackluster Season 13 finalists. Audiences...

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American Idol Results Night: Another One Bites The Dust, As Harry Connick Jr. Dishes Out More Tough Love

By Victoria Pavlova | 7th March 2014

This week might be the first American Idol round in a while to see an actual twist – and it’s still just the second round of eliminations. The unfortunate Idol wannabe to end up on...

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Jake Bugg: 'American Idol Wrecks Kids' Dreams'

3rd March 2014

Singer/songwriter Jake Bugg has branded U.S. Tv talent search American Idol a "dream smasher" after meeting heartbroken hopefuls during an appearance on the show.The Lightening Bolt hitmaker has been outspoken in his criticism of reality...

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American Idol "This Is Me" Night Makes Us Think "This Is Familiar"

By Victoria Pavlova | 27th February 2014

Last night, American Idol entered its slightly less interesting stage – with the top 13 contestants selected, it’s time to actually remember the names and watch the dwindling group of people for two more months....

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American Idol Stars At Centre Of Royalties Lawsuit Against Record Label

21st February 2014

American Idol alumni Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood are at the centre of a lawsuit against Sony Music Entertainment bosses, alleging the record label executives owe them more than $10 million (£6 million) in royalties.Bosses...

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Randy Jackson Thinks "American Idol" Is Out Of The Woods, Ratings Beg To Differ

By Victoria Pavlova | 19th February 2014

Randy Jackson thinks American Idol is regaining its form. Sure, the head mentor of the original TV singing competition has a vested interest in promoting the show regardless of its quality, but he really thinks...

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Ryan Seacrest Launching First-ever Clothing Line

13th February 2014

U.S. radio and Tv regular and American Idol host Ryan Seacrest is set to branch out into fashion with a menswear line.The Ryan Seacrest Distinction collection, which will feature suits, tuxedos, dress shirts, ties and...

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Mariah Carey: 'I Shouldn't Have Been A Judge On American Idol'

13th February 2014

Mariah Carey is convinced she should have been a guest mentor on American Idol instead of a judge.The Hero hitmaker served on the panel for the talent competition for one season, and she endured nearly...

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Simon Fuller Turned Down The Chance To Manage Michael Jackson

16th January 2014

American Idol creator Simon Fuller turned down the chance to manage Michael Jackson during his ill-fated comeback after advising the pop icon not to tour.Fuller, who guided acts like the Spice Girls to fame, was...

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The Things They Say: 4026324

16th January 2014

"Oh it's awesome that people don't know who I am. One person on the show said, 'Who is this Tony Connick, Jr.?' I think it's hysterical." New American Idol judge Harry Connick, Jr. was amused...

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Is 'American Idol' Moving To New York For Season 13 Finale?

By Joe Wilde | 10th January 2014

American Idol will be back for its thirteenth season on Tuesday, 14 January, with an (almost) entirely new judging panel holding down the reins for the long-running singing contest. Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry...

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'American Idol' Is Ready To Launch Season 13

By Jaclyn Brandt | 10th January 2014

It's that time again — American Idol is about the launch another season. The show promises this time will be different.Contestants from season 12 of 'American idol'Season 13 will kick off with former judge Jennifer...

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American Idol Star Crystal Bowersox Is Bisexual

7th January 2014

Former American Idol star Crystal Bowersox has revealed she's bisexual.The season nine finalist released a festive song at the end of last year (13), called Coming Out for Christmas, to raise awareness about lesbian, gay,...

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