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Tommy Hilfiger Joins American Idol

Tommy Hilfiger is to be the image advisor on 'American Idol'.The designer will be a consultant on the live finals of the series - beginning next Thursday (15.03.12) - to ''help guide the finalists style...

American Idol Wannabe Hospitalised

A contestant on American Idol has undergone surgery to remove kidney stones.Phillip Phillips complained of intense stomach pain earlier this week (beg05Mar12) and was hospitalised on Thursday morning (08Mar12), and now his father has told...

Kelly Clarkson And Richie To Front New Tv Singing Show

Former American Idol champion Kelly Clarkson is set to front a new reality TV singing show with Lionel Richie.The singer, who won the first season of Simon Cowell's talent show in 2002, is becoming a...

Kelly Clarkson To Judge New Tv Talent Show

Kelly Clarkson has joined the judging panel of new TV talent show 'Duets'.The 'Stronger' hitmaker - who found fame on the first series of 'American Idol' - will join forces with music legend Lionel Richie,...

Nbc Adds A Second Night To The Voice

NBC plans to capitalize on the success it has enjoyed this season with The Voice by doubling down with a two-hour performance show on Mondays, followed by a results show on Wednesday. It's a template...

Jessica Sanchez Stuns American Idol Competition With 'I Will Always Love You'

You sensed this might happen, and sure enough Jessica Sanchez' rendition of the Whitney Houston classic 'I Will Always Love You' got judges tongues wagging and a huge response from an emotional crowd at the...

Idol Down But Still At The Top

Fox added an additional night of American Idol to its lineup last week and, along with a strong finish for its Daytona 500 coverage, was thereby able to claim the top spot on the Nielsen...

Tyler's Daughter Tried To Talk Him Out Of American Idol Spot

Steven Tyler's daughter Chelsea begged her dad to turn down a judging role on American Idol - because she didn't want to "share him" with the world.The Aerosmith frontman was approached to fill a position...

X Factor Sends Profits Of Producer Soaring

While there has been a good amount of handwringing recently over the failure of the U.S. version of Simon Cowell's The X Factor to generate the kind of over-the-top ratings that American Idol has enjoyed,...

Idol Collapse Could Affect All Nets, Advertisers

Falling ratings for Fox's American Idol could have far-reaching reverberations throughout the broadcast and advertising industries, Advertising Age observed today (Monday). The trade publication pointed out that Idol can no longer claim to garner the...

Modern Family Now Reigns As Tv's Top Show

Driven by viewers who watch programs that they record on DVRs, ABC's Modern Family has become the top-rated show on television among adults 18-49, according to the New York Times. The newspaper observed that while...

Jennifer Lopez Breaks Down In Tears During American Idol

Jennifer Lopez broke down in tears as she personally made Jeremy Rosado her wild card during the crunch American Idol show on Thursday (March 1, 2012). Lopez and her fellow judges were tasked with whittling...

American Idol: Gentle Giant Jermaine Jones Is The Favorite

The American Idol judges complicated the race for the boys this week by bringing back Jermaine Jones. The 'gentle giant' was distraught when he got the axe from the show but his return proved to...

American Idol Final 13 Prepare For Whitney Houston Tribute

The final 13 contestants for this year's American Idol have been selected. And their first round as finalists next week is going to be a tough challenge. The show's host, Ryan Seacrest has announced that...

Final Countdown: American Idol Announces Top 13 Hopefuls

American Idol gave its top 25 contestants a serious reality check on Thursday (March 1, 2012), with the numbers being cut down to just 13. It was the end of the line for 12 singing...

Nick Cannon Wants To Stay Alive For His Kids

Nick Cannon wants to stay alive for his kids ''more than anything''.The 'American Idol' host - who suffered mild kidney failure earlier this year, and was hospitalised with blood clots on his lungs last month...

Idol No Longer Invulnerable

Fox's American Idol remained the No. 1 show among viewers 18-49 this week, but among total adults, it had to settle for second place on Tuesday night -- beaten by CBS's long-running NCIS, which drew...

American Idol Finalists Both Sing Adele's 'One And Only'

It seems American Idol has also developed Adele-mania, with two of the contestants from the Top 12 female semi-finalists opting to sing the same song. It was a strange tactic, given Elise Testone and Jen...

Adam Lambert Album Lawsuit Resolved

Pop rocker Adam Lambert has settled a legal battle with a music publishing company over an album he recorded before shooting to fame on American Idol.The flamboyant star was sued by bosses at Colwel Platinum...

And The Winner Is ... Abc

Thanks to its annual broadcast of the Oscars, ABC wound up in first place on the Nielsen ratings chart for last week, averaging 10.68 million viewers. That figure was skewed by the 39.34 million who...

Steven Tyler Pokes Fun At Lopez's Alleged Wardrobe Malfunction

Rocker Steven Tyler poked fun at fellow American Idol judge Jennifer Lopez during a live show in Hollywood on Tuesday night (28Feb12) by pretending to re-enact her alleged Oscars nipple slip.The Aerosmith frontman had already...

Jermaine Jones' Surprise American Idol Return Gets Standing Ovation

After being booted off of American Idol in Las Vegas, Jermaine Jones made a last-minute return to the show. In a turn of fortune, Jermaine ended up being one of the stars of Tuesday's show...

Aerosmith Set For 'Vintage' Album

Aerosmith are going to have a ''vintage sound'' on their 14th studio album. Frontman Steven Tyler revealed the 'Walk This Way' rockers - who are currently working on their first record since 2004's 'Honkin' on...

Seacrest Dusts Himself Off From Cohen Prank

Ryan Seacrest denied on Monday that he was in on the red-carpet incident at the Oscars involving Sacha Baron Cohen, who, dressed in the costume of his title character in his forthcoming The Dictator dumped...

Steven Tyler Dismisses Lopez's Nipple-slip Controversy

Steven Tyler has defended his American Idol co-judge Jennifer Lopez amid her alleged Oscars wardrobe malfunction fuss, insisting the world did not get a glimpse of the singer's nipple on Sunday night (26Feb12).The Aerosmith frontman...

Jennifer Lopez Almost Suffers Oscars Wardrobe Malfunction

Jennifer Lopez almost suffered a wardrobe malfunction at the Academy Awards last night (26.02.12). The 'American Idol' judge took to the stage in a shimmering dress to present the Oscar for Best Costume Design and...

Discretion Is The Key To Prince Harry's Heart

Royal author Jerramy Fine says discretion is the key to winning the heart of Prince Harry. The writer - who moved to the UK in the hopes of meeting and marrying Harry's cousin Peter Phillips...

Idol 'S Feet Turn To Clay

This is ordinarily the time of the season when American Idol 's ratings usually begin to pull out way ahead of its rivals, the time when the inept wannabes are eliminated and the finalists are...

Cowell Looking For A New "X" In X Factor

Seeming to acknowledge that there are only subtle differences among all the TV talent shows, including his own The X Factor , Simon Cowell said Wednesday that he plans to give the show a distinctive...

Jennifer Lopez Narrowly Avoids Kiss On American Idol

On last night's episode of American Idol, judge Jennifer Lopez narrowly avoided a passionate kiss from one of the contestants. Heejun Haw told the cameras that if he was eliminated from the show at this...

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