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Mariah Carey "Hated" Her Time Judging On 'American Idol'

Mariah Carey described her time on American Idol as "like going to work every day with Satan." Carey appeared on Hot 97, a US radio station, and discussed her feud with Nikki Minaj and how...

Mariah Carey: 'I Hated American Idol, It Was Like Working With Satan'

Mariah Carey has opened up about her stint as a judge on American Idol, joking that sitting beside pop rival Nicki Minaj was like "working with Satan".The Hero hitmaker joined the popular U.S. talent show...

Nicki Minaj: 'American Idol Was Scary'

Nicki Minaj has confessed she was terrified she wouldn't live up to fans' expectations during her stint as a judge on American Idol.The Superbass hitmaker joined the U.S. singing competition last year (12) but only...

American Idol Judges Panel Revealed: Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. & Keith Urban Confirmed

The panel of American Idol judges has been officially revealed. Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. have been confirmed as the judges for the televised singing talent show.Harry Connick Jr. photographed in 2012,...

American Idol Judges Set As Jennifer Lopez Confirms She's Coming Back

Jennifer Lopez has confirmed she is returning to American Idol as a judge.The singer/actress will take a seat on the panel alongside Harry Connick, Jr. and Keith Urban for season 13 of the talent show....

Harry Connick, Jr. Set To Join American Idol Judging Panel - Report

Singer/actor Harry Connick, Jr. is set to be unveiled as the latest addition to the American Idol line-up after reportedly signing on to join Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban on the judging panel.Show producers have...

Dr. Luke Will Not Be Joining American Idol - Report

Dr. Luke will not be joining American Idol, despite previous reports.On Sunday (25Aug13), Dr. Luke's protege Becky G confirmed rumours the Since U Been Gone hitmaker was joining the singing competition show's 13th season as...

Dr. Luke's Protege Confirms He's Idol's New Man

Hitmaker Dr. Luke is primed to announce he'll be joining Keith Urban and Jennifer Lopez as a judge on American Idol, according to his latest protege.Singer Becky G confirmed the big news to reporters on...

Jennifer Lopez Wants Scooter Braun On American Idol - Report

Jennifer Lopez is calling for the man who launched Justin Bieber's career to join the American Idol judging panel, according to a new report.Scooter Braun, who manages Bieber, as well as The Wanted, Ariana Grande,...

Will.i.am To Return To The Voice In The U.k.

Will.i.am has ditched American Idol for Britain's The Voice.The Black Eyed Peas frontman was in talks to join Keith Urban as a judge on the next season of Idol, but it appears he has turned...

Dr. Luke In Talks To Join American Idol - Report

Hitmaker Dr. Luke is in talks to become the third judge on U.S. singing competition show American Idol.The 39-year-old songwriter and record producer, whose real name is Lukasz Gottwald, is reportedly the front runner to...

So, Is American Idol's Justin Guarini Living In Poverty Or Not?

Justin Guarini has elaborated on his emotional open letter in which he claimed to skip meals in order to feed his children. The singer, who finished as runner-up in the first season of American Idol,...

Jennifer Lopez Heading Back To American Idol, According To Boyfriend

Jennifer Lopez is heading back to the American Idol judges table, according to her boyfriend.Casper Smart let the big news slip while promoting his new Tv show A Step Away on E! News on Friday...

American Idol Runner Up Justin Guarini Opens Up On Dire Times

American Idol’s first season saw Kelly Clarkson win and forge a hugely successful career for herself, with Grammy award wins, number one albums and sold out tours across the globe. For the man she beat...

21st Century Fox Looking Good In First Sec Filing

In its first quarterly report as an independent company, 21st Century Fox, representing the entertainment operations of the original News Corp that were spun off last month, said that income in the last quarter soared...

So Keith Urban Returns To American Idol, But What About Jennifer Lopez?

Ok, so we know that the country music nice guy Keith Urban is returning to American Idol, but sources close to the big decision makers on the Fox show say Jennifer Lopez is "very close"...

Keith Urban Set For Idol Return - Jennifer Lopez Close, Too

So successful was country music judge Keith Urban, that American Idol have signed up for more. Fox entertainment chief Kevin Reilly confirmed the news, and hinted that something may be close for Jennifer Lopez to...

American Idol Judges: Keith Urban Confirmed And Jennifer Lopez In Talks

Keith Urban will return to the American Idol judging panel. The show will start its 13th season with a new (well returning) set of judges and will, possibly, have a new format. Fox entertainment Chief...

Keith Urban Returning To American Idol

Country singer Keith Urban is heading back to American Idol as a judge.The Somebody Like You hitmaker is the first panellist to be announced by executives at Fox for season 13. He will be the...

Black Contestants Sue American Idol

Ten African-American contestants who appeared on American Idol during its first nine seasons have filed a lawsuit against the show claiming that the producers concocted a cruel and inhumane plot to embarrass them by revealing...

American Idol Rejects Sue Producers For Discrimination

A group of former American Idol contestants is suing show producers for discrimination.The 10 African-American singers - including Corey Clark, who alleged he briefly romanced then-judge Paula Abdul - claim they were forced out of...

Nicki Minaj Has American Idol To Thank For Cameron Diaz Movie Casting

Nicki Minaj has no regrets about her time on American Idol as the Tv talent show helped her land a role opposite Cameron Diaz in a new comedy.The hip-hop star bowed out of the Tv...

Singer Ruben Studdard Signs Up To Tv Weight-loss Show

Former American Idol winner Ruben Studdard is returning to his reality Tv roots in a bid to shed the pounds on U.S. weight-loss competition The Biggest Loser.The R&B singer, who has struggled to keep his...

Neil Tennant Snubbed American Idol Job

Pet Shop Boys musician Neil Tennant was in negotiations for a judging role on American Idol, but pulled out of the running after deciding against becoming a Tv star.Tv bosses approached Tennant after longterm panellist...

Steven Tyler: 'I Wasn't Honest With American Idol Hopefuls'

Rocker Steven Tyler has revealed he was far from honest when he was a judge on American Idol because he let too many singers he didn't care for make it through to the finals.The Aerosmith...

Former American Idol Boss Wants Original Panel Return

Former American Idol boss Nigel Lythgoe has called for Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson to be reinstated as judges in a bid to save the flailing talent show.Lythgoe announced on Monday (09Jun13) that...

Producers Of American Idol Fired

As inevitably happens to the manager of a onetime champion sports team who has presided over a long series of recent losses, the executive producers of American Idol were dismissed Saturday as part of an...

Axe Continues To Swing As Producers Nigel Lythgoe And Ken Warwick Leave 'American Idol'

American Idol’s wholesale changes continues with the news that Nigel Lythgoe and his fellow producer Ken Warwick have both exited the show. In a twist, it turns out that the pair had a tiff with...

America's Got Talent Returns With Fewer Viewers

atings for Fox's So You Think You Can Dance continued to erode on Tuesday as it faced an hour of NBC's The Voice and America's Got Talent. Ratings for those two shows were no great...

American Idol Couple Wed

American Idol stars Ace Young and Diana Degarmo married on Saturday (01Jun13) in California.Young famously proposed to season three finalist DeGarmo live on the reality show's 2012 finale, and they became the first Idol couple...

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