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  • Corey Clark Scores Legal Victory 1 in 4

    May 20, 15 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *The saga continues for singer Corey Clark, made famous by his season two appearance on Fox’s American Idol and by his unceremonious and controversial exit from the show. In 2013 ten contestants filed a $25 million suit against the show claiming that details of arrest records in their personal lives were exploited in a manner […]

  • Steven Ivory: Why ‘American Idol’ Mattered

    May 13, 15 by blueolive Comments Off


    *Ruben Studdard certainly would have been heard. Some record company A&R executive—the person charged with signing and developing new talent for a label—would have listened to Studdard’s demo tape, been impressed and scheduled an appointment. However, after meeting in person, despite Studdard’s impressive musical abilities, chances are good the executive and his bosses would have  decided his […]

  • 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 […]

  • tWitch Joins ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ as Mentor

    Mar 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *“So You Think You Can Dance” alums Stephen “tWitch” Boss and Travis Wall will return to the show as mentors for Season 12’s Top 20 finalists, reports Deadline.com. They’ll join new judges Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo, alongside returning judge Nigel Lythgoe and host Cat Deeley. Beginning in the Las Vegas callbacks round, the dancers […]

  • Paula Abdul, Jason Derulo Join ‘So You Think You Can Dance?’

    Jan 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo are joining summer reality competition series “So You Think You Can Dance” as new judges. They’ll join co-creator/executive producer Nigel Lythgoe at the judges’ table now that longtime Mary Murphy is leaving the show. Also returning for Season 12 of “SYTYCD” — which will feature a new twist in the […]

  • Randy Jackson Leaving ‘American Idol’ After 13 Seasons

    Nov 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *After 13 seasons with “American Idol,” either as a judge or a mentor, Randy Jackson is finally leaving the sinking ship for good. In a statement Tuesday, the network and producers call Jackson a key part of the singing contest and say he’ll be welcomed back as a visitor. Jackson, Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul […]