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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...

The Great American Cull: Mariah Carey And Nicki Minaj Leave 'Idol'

Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey are bothleaving American Idol after just one series on the Fox talent show.The announcement comes in the same month that original judge Randy Jackson left the panel, while the future...

Nicki Minaj Says Goodbye To American Idol

Rapper Nicki Minaj has confirmed she will not return to American Idol for a second season, just hours after Mariah Carey announced her departure.The Superbass hitmaker took to Twitter.com on Thursday (30May13) to let her...

Jennifer Lopez Slammed For Raunchy Outfit On Family Show [Video]

Jennifer Lopez gave UK viewers of Simon Cowell's Britains Got Talent a real eyeful on Tuesday night, performing her new single 'Live It Up' while wearing a skimpy black leotard that barely covered her famous...

American Idol Hasn't Called Keith Urban Yet, (Do You Want To Tell Him, Or Should We?)

Keith Urban says he is still awaiting his fate on American Idol and remains in the dark of producer's plans for the new season. Urban has been a popular and inoffensive judge on the show...

Keith Urban In The Dark On American Idol Future, New Album On The Way

Keith Urban has no idea whether he’ll be back on the American Idol books again for the next season, but apparently, that’s the way things work with Fox’s talent competition. In the meantime, though, Urban...

Keith Urban Plans New Album While He Waits On His American Idol Future

Country star Keith Urban might not be on the next season of American Idol, but at least he's not dwelling too much on it because in the meantime the singer has announced that he's heading...

Jennifer Hudson In Talks To Land American Idol Judge Role

Former American Idol reject Jennifer Hudson is in talks to return to the show as a judge.The singer, who went on to win an Oscar after she was dumped from the reality series in 2004,...

Fox Looking To Recruit Former American Idol Winners As Judges For Next Season, But Will It Work?

With FOX bosses panning a complete re-haul of the American Idol judging panel for next season, it has emerged that producers will no longer be looking to the stars for a new panel, but rather...

Cbs Wins 18-49 Demo Crown: First Time In 21 Years

For the first time since the 1991-92 season, CBS has wrapped up the current (2012-13) season with the lead in the key 18-49 age group. It also led among total viewers as well, as it...

Fox's American Idol Finale Collapses In Ratings

How the mighty has fallen -- Fox's American Idol, that is. For most of its history, the season finale of the talent contest has drawn more viewers than any regular weekly TV show, averaging around...

Mariah Carey's Representative Slams American Idol Lip-synching Rumours

Mariah Carey's representative has vehemently denied speculation the R&B superstar was lip-synching during her performance on American Idol on Thursday night (16May13).The Idol judge took the stage during the reality Tv show's big finale to...

One Show's Dip Is Another Show's Success: The Ratings Are In For Tv's Big Finale Week

The ratings from TV finale week are in and, as you might expect, it’s looking good for the last ever (tear) episode of The Office and CBS’s Scandal, while good ol’ American Idol takes its...

American Idol's Favorite Judge, Jennifer Lopez May Or May Not Be Returning

Right after performing at the American Idol finale, Jennifer Lopez gushed about the experience of being back on the Idol stage and a possible return as a judge. The singer sat down with Extra TV...

Ratings Crash For Idol Season Finale

For the first time in its history, the season finale of Fox's American Idol did not attract 20 million viewers. Far from it. Last night's closer, in which soul singer Candice Glover triumphed over country...

Aretha Franklin Bounces Back From Illness With Tv Performance

Aretha Franklin ignored doctors' orders to rest following treatment for a mystery condition by performing on American Idol on Thursday night (16May13).The soul queen scrapped two upcoming shows set to take place next week (begs20May13)...

Awkward: Did Aretha Franklin Already Know The 'American Idol' Result?

Err, shooting into first place for the most awkward piece of television for 2013, it's Aretha Franklin telling everyone who won American Idolseason twelve before the result was officially announced! Appearing via satellite from New...

Candice Glover Won American Idol, Now What?

Well, after months of intense competition and emotions – both from the contestants and the judging panel – American Idol finally has its winner. It came down to Candice Glover and Kree Harrison and in...

American Idol Viewing Figures Drop To An All-time Low

Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj's drama-filled antics on American Idol have failed to keep the struggling show afloat - the talent contest captured its smallest ever audience for finale performances on Wednesday (15May2013).The singing competition's...

Idol Performance Finale Down 29% From Last Year

The final title competition on Fox's American Idol attracted 11.57 million viewers Wednesday night, and while that was well below previous performance finales -- it was off 29 percent from just a year ago --...

So, Candice Glover Just Won American Idol, Right?

Candice Glover and Kree Harrison squared off in an all-female American Idol final on Wednesday (May 15, 2013) with Ryan Seacrest proclaiming the night to be country versus soul. On one side, there's the gleaming...

Top Ten Shows Week Of May 5-12

The top ten shows of the week according to Nielsen Research: 1. NCIS, CBS, 11.1/18; 2. The Big Bang Theory, CBS, 9.9/17; 3. Dancing with the Stars (Monday), ABC, 8.5/13; 4. NCIS: Los Angeles, CBS,...

Carrie Underwood On Oklahoma Upbringing "I Was The Accident"

Carrie Underwood, the 30-year-old country star, covers the June issue of Marie Claire wearing a Burberry Prorsum swimsuit with a price tag of $1,195! In the accompanying interview, Underwood opened up about life growing up...

American Idol's Overhaul Has Begun With Randy Jackson, But Probably Won't Stop There

The Inquisition has commenced at Fox’s American Idol and Randy Jackson, the only remaining original judge will be the first to go. To be fair, Jackson is leaving on his own accord, or at least...

Randy Jackson To Leave American Idol

andy Jackson, a fixture as a judge on American Idol for the past 12 years, disclosed on Thursday that he will depart at the end of this season. His announcement came days after reports appeared...

Fox Plans Complete Overhaul Of American Idol Judging Panel

Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson are all set to be thrown off the American Idol judging panel in a complete remodelling of the singing competition by FOX. The network has seen...

How On Earth Did Angie Miller Get Eliminated From American Idol?

Angie Miller - the favorite to win American Idol since the Hollywood rounds - was sensationally booted out of the competition on Thursday (May 9, 2013). Miller stunned the judges earlier in the competition with...

Randy Jackson Leaves American Idol, Carey, Minaj And Urban To Follow

Randy Jackson has confirmed that he is leaving American Idol, adding credence to reports that he and the three judges, Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban have been axed from the show in a...

Randy Jackson To Quit American Idol After 12 Years

American Idol judge Randy Jackson is to quit the show after 12 years.The producer/musician will give up his seat on the panel next week (16May13) after the latest Idol queen is crowned. The news...

Get Your Goggles On, It's A Bloodbath! American Idol To Make Complete Cull For Season 13

American Idol’s problems this season have been well documented, but it looks like Fox are really at the end of their tether with a show that has lost 22% of its viewers this season, an...

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