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Review: Brian Wilson's New Album Shows He's 'Still Riding a Peak'
This week Brian Wilson is joined by an all-star band on a new live set, one-time “ American Idol ” winner Fantasia releases her fifth album, punk icons The Descendents make a triumphant return, tragic British band Viola Beach’s debut album is released, country singer Jake Owen sings about “American
Celebrities React to Prince's Death on Social Media
"Purple Rain" singer Prince died today at age 57, and tributes to the singer have been pouring in ever since. Chief among them was Aretha Franklin, who told ABC News: "It was just a blow -- a real blow He had longevity in the industry simply because he was a natural and he had 'it'. What they call
'American Idol' Finale: Stars Reveal How Show Changed Their Lives
It's certainly the end of an era for “ American Idol ." The iconic singing competition that launched the careers of so many talented performers wrapped up its 15-season run last night. “Idol” stars Fantasia Barrino , Ruben Studdard, and Justin Guarini stopped by “ Good Morning America ” today to
'American Idol' Series Finale Recap: Alumni Cameos and Star-Studded Performances
Thursday’s series finale of " American Idol " paid tribute to the past 15 seasons, with surprise appearances and star-studded performances from past finalists -- including Kelly Clarkson , Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Hudson -- before the final American Idol" was crowned. Host Ryan Seacrest
Top 10 Biggest Stars From 'American Idol' as the Series Comes to an End
In music history, there have been plenty of idols. But in "American Idol" history, there's only been 14. And when the hit Fox series says goodbye for good on Thursday, after 15 seasons, it will add one more idol to the list. "American Idol," with its panel of rotating judges, public voting and host
Lil Wayne Throws Star-Studded Sweet 16 Party for Daughter
Talk about a sweet 16! Lil Wayne spared no expense for his daughter Reginae Carter's 16th birthday party in Atlanta this weekend. The rapper gave his daughter not one, but two, new cars, a BMW and a Ferrari GTO, according to E! News , A photo posted by colormenae (@colormenae) on Nov 11, 2014 at
The Best Moments from the 2014 Tony Awards
Some of Hollywood's biggest names won big on Broadway, collecting Tony Awards on Sunday night, including Bryan Cranston and Neil Patrick Harris. In his Broadway debut, Cranston won a Tony for best performance by an actor in a leading role for his portrayal of President Lyndon Johnson in "All The
'American Idol' Double Standard?
"American Idol" producers have their hands full these days -- selecting new judges, revamping the show to shore up sagging ratings and fighting a $250 million discrimination lawsuit by 10 black former contestants who were kicked off the show for reasons other than singing. Since news of the
Quiz: The Six Degrees of Reba McEntire
Queen of Country Reba McEntire Has Forged Some Surprising Connections Beyond Country Music
America's Would Be 'Idols': Where Are They Now?
Phillip Phillips was crowned the newest " American Idol " Wednesday night after beating out Jessica Sanchez. But what will become of season 11's other contenders? An "Idol" stint in no way guarantees lasting stardom. Even winning the coveted title isn't a sure sign that you'll find a home on the