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American Idol 2010 Finale: Paula Abdul Guests

American Idol 2010 Finale: Paula Abdul Guests

It has a been a whole season without a comment or two from veteran American Idol judge Paula Abdul until this Wednesday, on Idol’s finale, where Paula will make a guest appearance. It remains unclear whether what role Paul will be undertaking, will she be performing? Will she be judging one last time? Or will [...]

American Idol recovering its ratings!

American Idol recovering its ratings!

The 9th season of American Idol has not been doing as well as the other seasons and has been slipping in ratings. But they have fortunately bounced back and is doing pretty well, as their final night draws nearer, taking Tuesday night ratings in both the 18-49 demographic (6.7/18) and total viewers (18.7 million). This [...]

Simon Cowell: Bored by American Idol

Simon Cowell: Bored by American Idol

In an interview on the Oprah Winfrey Show Thursday, American Idol judge Simon Cowell did not sugar-coat the reason he was leaving the show: he was bored. “After awhile, you start to go on automatic pilot,” Cowell, 50, told Winfrey. “And there were too many times, Oprah, where I was sitting there bored, and I [...]

American Idol Top 2: DeWyze and Bowersox!

American Idol Top 2: DeWyze and Bowersox!

American Idol Top 2 revealed!: Casey James was the last to be voted out Wednesday from “American Idol”. This means that Crystal Bowersox, 24-year-old musician from Toledo, Ohio, and Lee DeWyze, 24-year-old paint sales clerk from Mount Prospect, Ill., will battle out for this season’s American Idol finale next week. James, the long-haired 27-year-old musician [...]

Hallelujah! Lee Dewyze rocked Idol night

Hallelujah! Lee Dewyze rocked Idol night

It was game on for Lee DeWyze on Tuesday night. His performance brought life back to the so-so season of American Idol with the help of Leonard Cohen and brought him to the top spot of the second last week of the singing contest. The 24-year-old paint salesman started his number really strong with “Simple [...]

Who Got Kicked Off American Idol May 5?

Who Got Kicked Off American Idol May 5?

Who Got Kicked Off American Idol May 5: The top 4 contestants of American Idol have been named and guess who got kicked from the show? The top 5 contestants (Crystal Bowersox, Casey James, Michael Lynche, Aaron Kelly, and Lee DeWyze) sang to Frank Sinatra hits Tuesday night. Crystal Bowersox chose the song ‘Summer Wind’. [...]

Crystal Bowersox: “I never intended on quitting [Idol]“

Crystal Bowersox: “I never intended on quitting [Idol]“

Last week, news broke out, first reported by TMZ, that Crystal Bowersox, the American Idol judges’ favourite, allegedly threatened to quit but was dissuaded from the idea because of her talk with Seacrest on the parking lot. Apparently, the news was a fabrication, and Seacrest was not doing any saving that day, as the rumors [...]

Crystal Bowersox on Inspirational Week performance

Crystal Bowersox on Inspirational Week performance

This week’s Inspirational theme has undoubtedly moved Crystal Bowersox deeply. She has recently been rumored to have second thoughts about pushing through the contest and the emotional pressure may have gotten to her. She went up onstage to perform without her guitar as her usual accompaniment, as she sang The Impressions’ “People Get Ready.” The [...]