|Voting Now Open for AMERICAN IDOL's New Tagline|
October 09, 2013
AMERICAN IDOL voting starts before the show begins in January 2014, as the original star-making series calls on fans to select the official tagline for AMERICAN IDOL XIII. The American dream inspires ...
|'Nominate an Idol' Returns for New Season of AMERICAN IDOL|
September 12, 2013
On a quest to find the next singing superstar, AMERICAN IDOL XIII is once again expanding the audition opportunities by bringing back the “Nominate An Idol” program to look for talented singers who ma...
|Jennifer Lopez to Earn a Whopping $17.5 M as IDOL Judge|
September 03, 2013
A source tells MailOnline that the 44-year-old singer 'from the block' will earn a remarkable $17.5 million to share her musical opinions and feedback to Idol contestants.
|Official: Harry Connick Jr. Will Be Third AMERICAN IDOL Judge|
August 31, 2013
With auditions already underway for the next season of AMERICAN IDOL, FOX has yet to announce its full lineup of judges who will replace exiting panelists Randy Jackson, Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey.
|'Dr. Luke' Gottwald Will Not Judge AMERICAN IDOL For Season 13|
August 26, 2013
The Hollywood Reporter writes that Lukasz 'Dr. Luke' Gottwald will not be judging AMERICAN IDOOL season 13 after all.
|Dr. Luke Officially Set for AMERICAN IDOL?|
August 25, 2013
Reports that Dr. Luke had entered negotiations emerged last week, just as the news broke that former Black Eyed Peas frontman will.i.am walked away from negotiations in order to rejoin The Voice U.K.
|Randy Jackson In Talks to Return to AMERICAN IDOL|
August 22, 2013
According to TVLine, despite announcing that he was leaving the show in May, Randy Jackson is in talks to return to AMERICAN IDOL, but in a new role. The report says that Jackson will replace record-p...
|Sean 'Diddy' Combs Turns Down AMERICAN IDOL Following J-Lo Return Announcement|
August 22, 2013
Sean 'Diddy' Combs has turned down an offer to join the panel of celebrity judges on the 'American Idol' set after learning Lopez would be returning to the show.
|FOX to Officially Announce J-LO Return to AMERICAN IDOL This Week|
August 20, 2013
According to USA Today, Jennifer Lopez's long-rumored return as a judge to American Idol will be made official 'this week.'
|New Producers Talk Changes for Next Season of AMERICAN IDOL|
August 14, 2013
MTV veterans Jesse Ignjatovic and Evan Prager will soon take on producing duties for the upcoming 12th season of FOX's AMERICAN IDOL.
|Jennifer Lopez in Final Talks to Join Judges Panel on AMERICAN IDOL|
August 04, 2013
As BWW previously reported, in talks to join AMERICAN IDOL's new judging panel are Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am and returning Idol judge Jennifer Lopez. The Hollywood Reporter now confirms that negotiat...
|AMERICAN IDOL to Allow Guitars at Season 13 Auditions|
July 10, 2013
The AMERICAN IDOL web site has announced that for the first time in the show's history, contestants can audition with their guitar!
|Per Blankens Named New AMERICAN IDOL Executive Producer|
June 10, 2013
Per Blankens, internationally renowned and award-winning television producer, has been named executive producer of AMERICAN IDOL for the series upcoming 13th season premiering January 2014 on FOX.
|AMERICAN IDOL Producers Nigel Lythgoe, Ken Warwick Not Returning for Season 13?|
June 04, 2013
According to The Hollywood Reporter, AMERICAN IDOL's executive producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick will be leaving the show. No formal announcement has been made, and negotiations have yet to begi...
|AMERICAN IDOL Cancels Summer Tour Dates Due to Poor Ticket Sales|
June 03, 2013
According to The Hollywood Reporter, several performances of the AMERICAN IDOL summer tour have been canceled. The cancellations are a result of low ratings from this past season of the singing compet...
|Nicki Minaj Joins Mariah Carey in AMERICAN IDOL Exit|
May 30, 2013
Nicki Minaj has joined fellow American Idol judge Mariah Carey in officially leaving the FOX singing competition show. Today, May 30, Minaj confirmed the news via Twitter.
|Mariah Carey Officially Leaving AMERICAN IDOL|
May 30, 2013
Today, May 30, the diva took to Twitter to confirm the news, after months of rumors. She retweeted a post from her publicists, which said: 'W/ global success of '#Beautiful' (#1 in 30+ countries so fa...
|Keith Urban Talks AMERICAN IDOL Return|
May 28, 2013
After wrapping up his rookie season as a judge on FOX's American Idol Season 12, Keith Urban tells the Washington Post that the prospect of returning next year is still up in the air.
|Jennifer Hudson Joins AMERICAN IDOL's Judges' Panel!|
May 24, 2013
According to numerous reports, Oscar-winner and season 3 contender Jennifer Hudson has officially signed on to join AMERICAN IDOL's judges' panel.
|Kelly Clarkson Will Not Return to AMERICAN IDOL as Judge; Jennifer Hudson Still Under Consideration?|
May 23, 2013
Despite rumors that former American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson was under consideration for one of the show's season 13 judging slots, the singer tells The Hollywood Reporter that she will not be retur...
|AMERICAN IDOL Execs Considering All-Alumni Judges' Panel|
May 22, 2013
Vulture reports that Fox, FremantleMedia, and 19 Entertainment have approached many of the stars churned out of the IDOL machine - including Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Clarkson - for the vacant judging...
|Candice Glover Wins AMERICAN IDOL!|
May 17, 2013
AMERICAN IDOL's dueling divas showdown came to an exhilarating close last night as Candice Glover was crowned the winner during the live two-hour season finale on FOX.
|AMERICAN IDOL Reveals Season 12 Winner!|
May 16, 2013
It was Kree vs. Candice on last night's AMERICAN IDOL. The ladies had to step it up and perform for the largest crowd they've seen all year at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. In the end, it was Cand...
|Jennifer Lopez: 'I Do Miss' AMERICAN IDOL|
May 16, 2013
'It's great to go back and see the old gang,' she told TV Guide Magazine earlier this week - and commented on her time on the show. 'I do miss it. I had a great time doing IDOL.'
|AMERICAN IDOL to Live Stream Tonight's Finale Pre-Show|
May 16, 2013
AMERICAN IDOL is offering fans an all-access, online VIP pass to the star-studded red carpet action prior to the Season 12 Finale on the AMERICAN IDOL - Finale LIVE Pre-Show.