Tag Archives: ‘American Idol’

  • EURweb Exclusive: New Twist in Corey Clark Lawsuit (Audio Interview)

    Oct 15, 14 by G and C Media and EURweb reporter LaRita Shelby 9 Comments

    *On Friday, October 10, 2014 Federal Judge Kevin Sharpe reversed his decision to dismiss former “American Idol” contestant  Corey Clark’s $120 million lawsuit against the two major networks, Fox and E!, and reopened the case for discovery and trial. That’s right, Corey Clark is finally going to get his day in court to prove his […]

  • Ruben Studdard Reflects on Personal Impact of ‘AI’ & 112 Lbs Weight Loss

    Oct 9, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *With 10 years under his belt since winning “American Idol’s” second season, Ruben Studdard shows no signs of slowing down. The Birmingham, Alabama native released his sixth album, “Unconditional Love” earlier this year. The 11-track opus features collaborations with Eric Benét, Lalah Hathaway, and producer-musician, David Foster. Although he has since carved his own niche […]

  • Randy Jackson’s Wife Erika Files for Divorce

    Sep 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Randy Jackson’s wife has had enough, dawg. A year after exiting the judges table on “American Idol,” his wife of 18 years, Erika Jackson, has filed for divorce, according to TMZ. Citing irreconcilable differences, TMZ says his wife is seeking “full physical custody and joint legal custody” of their 17-year-old son, Jordan. Their daughter, Zoe, […]

  • Despite Ratings Slide, All 3 ‘American Idol’ Judges Returning for 2015

    Jun 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *”American Idol’s” Season 14 judging panel is set. Fox announced Monday that Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. will all be back in 2015, and Ryan Seacrest will remain the host. The decision was made despite this year’s “American Idol” having the show’s lowest-rated finale ever, part of a continuing ratings slide for […]

  • TV One’s Black Music Month Shows: Aretha Franklin & Trey Songz Specials

    Jun 7, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *New music specials featuring Aretha Franklin and Trey Songz will cap off a series of special programming this month on TV One. In honor of June, Black Music Month, the network will feature a variety of programs , including the premiere of the biographical special “Aretha: Frankly Speaking” and “HelloBeautiful Interludes Live: Trey Songz.” “From the […]

  • Ex ‘Idol’ Contestant Corey Clark Loses $40M Lawsuit Against MTV

    May 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Former “American Idol” contestant Corey Clark, who was eventually disqualified and later claimed to have had an affair with then-“Idol” judge Paula Abdul, has lost his $40 million defamation lawsuit against MTV and its parent company Viacom. He sued in July 2012 over various statements published by an MTV reporter, mostly to the effect that […]