Tag Archives: ‘American Idol’

  • Jennifer Lopez Announces Las Vegas Residency

    May 13, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Following rumblings last fall that Jennifer Lopez had signed a deal with Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, her new headlining show was officially announced Tuesday during part one of “American Idol’s” season finale. Her run will begin Jan. 20, 2016. “I’ve been preparing for this moment my entire life,” she in a statement. “The show […]

  • Fox to Pull Plug on ‘American Idol’ after Next Season

    May 11, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *Fox has decided to do the humane thing and put “American Idol” out of its misery. The network announced today that its once dominant singing competition series will be cancelled after its 15th and final season next spring. The cast from the past few seasons, with Ryan Seacrest as host and Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban […]

  • ‘American Idol’s’ Quentin Alexander Looking Forward to First Album

    Apr 24, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *He may have sealed his fate when he took an unscripted moment to school Harry Connick Jr. last week, but ousted “American Idol” contestant Quentin Alexander isn’t looking back. The finalist – whose vocals, hair and outfits drew comparisons to the likes of Lenny Kravitz, Prince and Sly Stone – is already anticipating the direction of […]

  • Harry Connick Jr. Checks ‘Idol’ Finalist for Saying, ‘This Whole Thing is Wack’; J.Lo Weighs In (Listen)

    Apr 16, 15 by Cherie Saunders 8 Comments


    *It was the most drama seen on Fox Wednesday night since Cookie smacked Boo-Boo Kitty. “American Idol” managed to add viewers last night, but the show remains at a series low in the advertiser-sought 18-49 demographic – which means very few people saw the live broadcast come to a screeching halt when judge Harry Connick, Jr. called out a […]

  • Columbus Short: Producing Gospel ‘Empire,’ African ‘American Idol’

    Apr 12, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Maybe we were a bit off with Columbus Short being on the second season of “Empire.” While the former “Scandal” star didn’t confirm talk of him joining the hit Fox show during an interview with E! Online, Short did reveal to Shadow and Act that he is producing a new Bounce TV series inspired by […]

  • ‘The Runner-Up’s’ Clay Aiken Talks Black Voters, Gay Backlash (Clip)

    Apr 7, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *He was the runner-up to Ruben Studdard on “American Idol” and the runner-up to Arsenio Hall on “Celebrity Apprentice.” So naturally, the title of Clay Aiken’s new documentary series following his failed Congressional campaign to represent North Carolina’s 2nd District is called…“The Runner-Up.” Premiering on Esquire Network tonight (April 7) at 10 p.m., the show […]