‘American Idol’: Which of the Top 13 got sent home? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAmerican Idol voters had already decided once they didn’t want to keep Kristen O’Connor around — last week, when they picked their Top 10 finalists. The 24-year-old from Sebastian,…

TV ratings: ‘Survivor’ up from last year; ‘Mixology’ soft – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesNo longer facing the Olympics in prime time, Fox scored a ratings win Wednesday night as “American Idol” posted numbers that were generally in line with a week…

‘American Idol’ Top 13 Performances Recap: Majesty Rose Shines as Many … – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizDexter Roberts kicks off the night with a weak performance, but the singers in the second half of the show mostly do better than those in the first half. Tweet.…

News: American Idol: The Top 13 Perform – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerDid American Idol’s Top 13 rise to the occasion? Monday was the official debut of the Top 13 finalists and apparently, the debut of voting at the top…

American Idol Top 13 Recap: 5 Best Performances and Bottom 3 Prediction … – E! Online

E! OnlineAnd here we go! American Idol has officially entered the final round of competition! Season 13’s Top 13 all performed a song that fit the “This Is Me” theme,…

Jennifer Lopez lands role in Shades of Blue – RTE.ie

RTE.ieAmerican Idol judge Jennifer Lopez is set to star in the new cop drama Shades of Blue. The 44-year-old On the Floor actress will feature in a 13 episode series…

“American Idol” Recap: The Top 13 Is Revealed – KUGN

KUGN(LOS ANGELES) — American Idol ended its three-night “Rush Week” on Thursday night by announcing its top 13. Ten boys and 10 girls awaited their fate on the first results…

‘American Idol’ Season 13: Top 13 finalists chosen – Newsday

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News: American Idol Rush Week: How Did the Girls Do? – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerAnother day, another American Idol dream crushed. Tuesday’s episode kicked off Rush Week, in which only 10 of the Top 15 girls were chosen to sing live in…

American Idol Scoop: Everything You Need to Know About Rush Week—Plus … – E! Online

E! OnlineIt’s time for the first-ever American Idol rush week! In an effort to speed up the competition and raise the stakes, Idol will be putting their 31 semi-finalists through…

Simon Cowell’s sweetie shines afters baby’s birth – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLauren Silverman delivered a bouncing baby boy Friday — and she’s already back on her feet. The gal pal of ex-“American Idol” star Simon Cowell was spotted…

American Idol judge Harry Connick Jr. singles out teen singer Jena Asciutto as a … – Daily Mail

Daily MailThe American Idol judges haven’t exactly been overwhelmed with enthusiasm so far this season – but a little teenager from Michigan on Thursday night might have just changed all…

Jennifer Lopez Gets An Offer Of A Date During American Idol Auditions – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseJennifer Lopez might be in a relationship with Casper Smart but that didn’t stop the uncle of a hopeful sending a love note to the American Idol judge. Having arrived…

How Many Reality Shows Did Harry Connick Jr. Turn Down Before American … – E! Online

E! OnlineConfession: We can’t get enough of Harry Connick Jr. It’s hard to imagine that the singer’s perfect hair, charming smile, and helpful criticism could be on any other show…

American Idol: Harry Connick Jr.’s Hilariously Bad Audition – People Magazine

People MagazineThere have been a lot of awful auditions over the past 13 seasons of American Idol, but there was one so bad Wednesday night that it might even top…

‘Idol’ recap: A Motor City madhouse – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDetroit kicked out the jams Wednesday on American Idol, with a talent-stocked two-hour episode that probably featured five or six contestants destined for this season’s semifinals or farther. “No…

How Many Reality Shows Did Harry Connick Jr. Turn Down Before Americn Idol … – E! Online

E! OnlineConfession: We can’t get enough of Harry Connick Jr. It’s hard to imagine that the singer’s perfect hair, charming smile, and helpful criticism could be on any other show…

Harry Connick Jr. steals ‘American Idol’ spotlight – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIf you didn’t watch the two premiere nights of American Idol this week, you missed some crazy antics. And we don’t mean from the contestants. We’re talking new judge…

Harry Connick Jr. wows as American Idol 2014 judge – In Entertainment

In EntertainmentAs the new look Season 13 for American Idol 2014 promises to freshen up the popular show the only judge back from the previous year is Keith Urban, although…

American Idol Returns For 13th Season: What Do Fans Think Of New Judges … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseSeason 13 of American Idol kicked off in the US last night with a brand new panel of judges and a whole load of new hopefuls and fans have been…

‘Idol’ Season 13: It’s so crazy, it just might twerk – USA TODAY

USA TODAYYou know American Idol has entered a new phase of its life when a guy who twerks while singing Over the Rainbow gets a ticket to Hollywood. Troy Durden’s…

‘American Idol’ season premiere recap: J. Lo, Take the Wheel? – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyWelcome back to American Idol, rechristened for season 13 as Oh My God Jennifer Lopez Is Looking at Me. Along with new judge Harry Connick Jr. and returning judge…

Jennifer Lopez Unsure If She’ll Marry Again, Says Boyfriend Casper Smart is … – E! Online

E! OnlineJennifer Lopez may not be ready to walk down the aisle for a fourth time, but that doesn’t mean boyfriend Casper Smart is any less significant in her life.…

A happier ‘Idol’ hopes chemistry pays off in Season 13 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPASADENA, Calif. – Whatever else changes on American Idol for Season 13, the judges are starting out in better spirits. The new but familiar panel — Jennifer Lopez, Keith…

Is the ‘Idol’ finale headed to New York? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIf you can make it there, you can make it anywhere — at least that’s what the song says. And if the rumors that started floating this week on…

American Idol Heading to New York for Season Finale – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerAmerican Idol is reportedly heading to New York City for its upcoming season finale, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Season 13 finale of the Fox reality singing…

‘American Idol’ promises freshness, better chemistry – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — The makeshift interview room at the Dolby Theatre is a chair short, so Jennifer Lopez volunteers to squeeze onto a small couch with “the boys,” fellow…

WTA Tennis Commericial “Strong Is Beautiful” Missing Sabine Lisicki

This WTA Tennis commercial, called “Sugar And Spice” and made one year ago, has been airing frequently of late and is the best presentation of women athletes I’ve ever seen.…

Simon Cowell, Lauren Silverman To Have Child; She Is Wife Of Andrew Silverman, His Close Friend

Simon Cowell And Lauren Silverman To Have Child She Is Wife Of Andrew Silverman Cowell’s Close Friend. (But does she twerk?) Simon Cowell is the well-known co-creator of and judge…

On Nicki Manaj, DJ Khaled, And His Weird MTV Video Marriage Proposal

DJ Khaled has an interest in Nicki Manaj that he just may mistake for love, hence his passive-aggressive marriage proposal to the hip-hop icon, and former American Idol judge. But…

Carrie Underwood Making Sunday Night Football Theme Song

Carrie Underwood was named the next singer of the NFL, NBC Sunday Night Football Game theme “Waiting All Day For Sunday Night” on Tuesday of this week. During the press…

NAB Show Spokesperson Talks Show, Content Piracy Issues

The National Association of Broadcasters Show, was an eye-opener for this blogger, but exactly what is the “NAB Show”? To answer that question I turned to Dennis Wharton, the Senior…

American Idol Inducted Into NAB Hall Of Fame At #NABShow

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBG6scgWF3Y American Idol. You’ve read that the eight-year-long reality TV show was inducted into the National Association Of Broadcasters Hall Of Fame, and now you can see the first video…

Randy Jackson And Nancy O’Dell Host As American Idol Inducted Into NAB HOF Today #Video

American Idol took it’s place in the National Association Of Broadcasting Hall Of Fame today, alongside such legends as Tim Russert and Meet The Press, The Lucille Ball Show, Bob…

American Idol To Be Inducted To NAB Broadcasting Hall Of Fame

American Idol, the king of music reality TV shows, will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall Of Fame at the NAB Show at the NAB Show Television Luncheon in…