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Bon Jovi Would Rock Toilet

Bon Jovi would play a gig in a toilet if it would get them noticed.The 'Livin' on a Prayer' rockers - who kicked off their 12-date residency at London's 02 Arena last night (07.06.10) -...

Lady Gaga's Glaad Honour

Lady Gaga has won the Outstanding Music Artist award at the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Awards.The singer, who caused a stir with a lesbian kiss in her controversial 'Telephone' video, was honoured...

Simon Cowell's Bafta Beers

Simon Cowell snuck two bottles of beer into a restaurant last night (06.06.10).The music mogul stunned fellow diners when his bodyguard passed him two bottles of Sapporo Japanese beer as he sat down to eat...

Simon Cowell Gives A Mouse A House

Simon Cowell has adopted a pet mouse.The music mogul - who is engaged to make-up artist Mezhgan Hussainy - discovered the baby animal hiding in his 'American Idol' dressing room and took the creature home...

Fox Wins Final Week Of Season

Season finales of American Idol on Tuesday and Wednesday of last week gave Fox an easy win for the final week of the 2009-2010 season. Wednesday's telecast, which saw the winner named and Simon Cowell...

Jackson Thanks Fans For Itunes Success

JANET JACKSON has thanked fans after her appearance on AMERICAN IDOL last week (ends30May10) catapulted to the top of the iTunes music video charts.The superstar singer wowed fans with a rare performance on the finale...

Kevin Eubanks Leaves Leno; So Does Band

Jay Leno gave the Tonight show bandleader Kevin Eubanks a full-fledged send-off Friday night, complete with a clip reel and a warm tribute. Eubanks, who had been a member of the Tonight show's band since...

American Idol Reject Challenges Cook To 'Beatdown'

Comedian DANE COOK has been challenged to a "beatdown" by the disgruntled AMERICAN IDOL wannabe who stormed the stage during the hit TV show's live finale last week (26May10).Former contestant Ian Benardo, who was rejected...

Michaels Fuels Idol Judge Rumours At Concert Comeback

BRET MICHAELS fuelled rumours he will replace SIMON COWELL on AMERICAN IDOL as he made his concert comeback following a string of health scares.The star appeared onstage in Biloxi, Mississippi on Friday (28May10), marking his...

American Idol Company May Be Sold To Show's Creator

Simon Fuller, the creator of Britain's Pop Idol, America's American Idol, and their assorted offspring, is teaming up with former Barclays Capital banker Roger Jenkins to buy CKX Inc., the company that now owns American...

Where Did The Tv Audience Go?

Ratings trackers were puzzling over figures for this year's season finales -- which not only were well below those for previous years but below several regular season episodes as well. "It seems to be an...

Idol Star Bowersox Splits Up With Boyfriend

AMERICAN IDOL runner-up CRYSTAL BOWERSOX split up with her longtime boyfriend TONY KUSIAN on the eve of the talent show's big finale.The singer, who finished second to Lee DeWyze on Wednesday night (26May10), has revealed...

Michaels To Take Cowell's Idol Seat?

BRET MICHAELS has emerged as the new favourite to replace SIMON COWELL as an AMERICAN IDOL judge after his triumphant performance on the live finale of the talent show on Wednesday night (26May10).The Poison singer...

Spanish-language Station Tops In L.a.

In yet another demonstration of the robustness of the Hispanic market, Nielsen reported on Wednesday that Univision's KMEX-TV was the top-rated station in the Los Angeles market among adults 18-49 during the May sweeps. The...

Ratings Less Huge For Idol Finale

As expected, the season finale of American Idol, broadcast on the last day of the 2009-2010 broadcast season, produced the biggest ratings of the season for an entertainment show. According to preliminary Nielsen numbers, the...

Michaels Didn't Tell Doctors About Idol Gig

BRET MICHAELS stunned his doctors by performing on AMERICAN IDOL on Wednesday night (26May10) - the recovering rocker refused to ask their permission before appearing at the live finale.The Poison star's health has been flagging...

Mezhgan Hussainy Writing Tell-all Book

Mezhgan Hussainy is to reveal all about her relationship with Simon Cowell in a new book. The 36-year-old make-up artist - who met the music mogul while working on 'American Idol' - is reportedly planning...

American Idol Lee Dewyze

Lee DeWyze has won the ninth series of 'American Idol'. The 24-year-old singer/songwriter won over the public to scoop the recording contract prize in the final of the US reality show last night (26.05.10) and...

Michaels Returns To The Stage At American Idol Finale

BRET MICHAELS made his return to performing after a triple health crisis at the AMERICAN IDOL live finale in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (26May10) when he joined talent show finalist CASEY JAMES for a...

Michaels Returns To The Stage At American Idol Finale

BRET MICHAELS made his return to performing after a triple health crisis at the AMERICAN IDOL live finale in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (26May10) when he joined talent show finalist CASEY JAMES for a...

The 2009-2010 Season Is Over

The last full week of the 2009-2010 broadcast season was won by ABC, an also-ran through most of the season, among adults 18-49 and by CBS among viewers overall. ABC was helped by a full...

Idol Likely To Draw Season's Biggest Ratings Tonight

Tonight's (Wednesday) season finale of American Idol will be watched not only to see who's crowned this year's winner -- Crystal Bowersox or Lee DeWyze -- but also to see what Simon Cowell has to...

Cowell 'Excited' About American Idol Exit

SIMON COWELL can't wait to leave AMERICAN IDOL - he's compared his imminent exit to the final few weeks of school.The music mogul will depart the talent show's panel after the current season to focus...

Ellen Degeneres Launches Label

Ellen DeGeneres is launching her own record label.The chat show host and 'American Idol' judge has formed eleveneleven to sign up and launch the careers of new musicians after being inspired by 12-year-old singer Greyson...

Report Abdul To Return To Idol For Next Week's Finale

Paula Abdul will return to American Idol next Wednesday for the series' season finale and Simon Cowell's farewell appearance, People magazine reported over the weekend. Meanwhile, the Hollywood Reporter reported today (Monday) that Abdul will...

Abdul Dancing Back To Tv

PAULA ABDUL is bouncing back to the small screen with her own reality TV contest, GOT TO DANCE, a year after quitting her job as a judge on AMERICAN IDOL.The singer/dancer has been searching for...

Cowell Unhappy With Ellen As Idol Judge

Departing American Idol judge Simon Cowell took an indirect swipe at fellow judge Ellen DeGeneres during an interview with Oprah Winfrey on Thursday. Cowell expressed disappointment at Paula Abdul's exit from the show, saying that...

Combs Wants Cowell's Job

SEAN COMBS is begging TV bosses for SIMON COWELL's AMERICAN IDOL job after learning how much the Brit earns on the show.Cowell's contract on the hit talent contest expires this month (May10) and producers have...

Idol Is Again Tv's Most-watched Show

Heading towards the final competition showdown, Fox's American Idol regained its position as the most-watched television show last week, with Wednesday's results show drawing 19.57 million viewers and Tuesday's performance show, 19.17 million. ABC's Monday-night...

Simon Cowell's Pal Has Wedding Nerves

Simon Cowell's close friend Sinitta fears he won't go through with his wedding.The music mogul's ex-girlfriend believes Simon - who proposed to make-up artist Mezhgan Hussainy on Valentine's Day (14.02.10) - may not end up...

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