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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! (more...)


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. (more...)


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... (more...)


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... (more...)


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. (more...)


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... (more...)


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. (more...)


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. (more...)


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... (more...)


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... (more...)


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. (more...)


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... (more...)


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.' (more...)


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. (more...)


Carly Rae Jepsen to Perform New Song, “Take a Picture” on Tonight's AMERICAN IDOL
May 15, 2013

People across the country have spoken and tonight their picks will come to life in “Perfect Harmony” on the big stage. Weekly input from AMERICAN IDOL fans helped complete chart-topping singer/songwri... (more...)


AMERICAN IDOL Winner's Album to Be Released This Summer
May 15, 2013

Regardless of who the latest American Idol winner is, fans will not have to wait long for her album. According to USA Today, either Candice Glover or Kree Harrison's debut album will be released this ... (more...)


Candice or Kree - Who Will Be the Next AMERICAN IDOL?
May 10, 2013

Following last night's elimination of Angie Miller, 19, from Beverly, MA, Candice and Kree are the two women left standing in a historically close fight to the finish. (more...)


Randy Jackson to Exit AMERICAN IDOL After 12 Years
May 09, 2013

According to E!, judge Randy Jackson announced today that he is officially leaving FOX's American Idol at the end of this season. (more...)


VIDEO: The Top 3 Perform on AMERICAN IDOL
May 09, 2013

The Top 3 contestants faced here were three themes on last night's AMERICAN IDOL; Judges' Choice, Jimmy's Choice and IDOL Producers' Choice. Check out the performances below! (more...)


Adam Lambert to Perform with Angie Miller on AMERICAN IDOL Finale
May 06, 2013

According to The Hollywood Reporter, AMERICAN IDOL execs have officially enlisted alum Adam Lambert to perform a duet with current contestant Angie Miller on the season 12 finale episode, airing May 1... (more...)


VIDEO: Nick Cannon Says Mariah Carey "Didn't Sign Up For" What IDOL Has Become
May 06, 2013

On today's edition of LA's KTLA-TV, Carey's husband, Nick Cannon, opened about the pair's fighting, stating that his wife 'didn't sign up for that.' He also believes that things could have been mended... (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look - Homecomings for AMERICAN IDOL Top 3 Finalists!
May 06, 2013

Last week, AMERICAN IDOL revealed the Top 3 finalists of Season 12 - Angie Miller, Candice Glover and Kree Harrison. The top 3 headed home for a special homecoming this past weekend. Below, People.com... (more...)


Carly Rae Jepsen Releases Remix of Single 'Tonight I'm Getting Over You' Ft. Nicki Minaj
May 06, 2013

Grammy nominated, multi-platinum pop sensation Carly Rae Jepsen releases a remix of her current single 'Tonight I'm Getting Over You,' featuring hip-hop superstar Nicki Minaj, today. (more...)


WYNN Las Vegas Predicts AMERICAN IDOL Season 12 Winner Will Be...
May 03, 2013

Wynn Las Vegas' Johnny Avello has released the odds to win Season 12 of AMERICAN IDOL. Check out his predictions below to see how your favorite fared! (more...)


Harry Connick Jr. In Talks for Next Season's AMERICAN IDOL
May 03, 2013

In an interview with E! News, Harry Connick Jr. confirmed that he is currently in talks with producers of American Idol to appear as a judge on the next season of the singing competition. (more...)




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