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'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
'American Idol' Ends Tonight With Its 15th and Final Season
THIS is the end of " American Idol ." Tonight's two-hour finale will feature a parade of winners, past contestants and judges, all coming together to bid goodbye to a TV show that changed the pop culture landscape -- and the music business -- forever. As judge Harry Connick Jr. put it, "It's
Adam Lambert to Join Queen for North American Tour
Singer Adam Lambert, who gained fame when he appeared on “American Idol,” will join the classic rock band, Queen, in a North American tour this summer, Lambert and two members of the band announced today in an appearance on “Good Morning America.” The legendary British...
'Idol' Kris Allen Welcomes Baby Boy
“American Idol” winner Kris Allen can add a new title: Dad. “Happy day!!!! My little stud was born today. Oliver is here people,” the singer tweeted just after midnight Tuesday. The 28-year-old singer welcomed a baby boy with his wife, Katy O’Connell, earlier Tuesday. “Oliver...
Kris Allen Injured in Car Accident; Reveals He's Going to Be a Father
Kris Allen was involved in a head-on car collision on New Year’s Day, but he appears to be in good spirits and is excited to share the news that his wife Katy is expecting a baby. The “American Idol” season eight champ tweeted late Tuesday night, “Yes...
Celine Dion, Lionel Richie Perform at Walmart Shareholders Meeting
Looks like Celine Dion’s recent voice problems, which caused her to cancel a slew of Las Vegas concerts earlier this year, are cleared up. Dion was the closing act at the annual Walmart shareholders meeting in Arkansas on Friday, and brought down the house with...
"American Idol " Expert Says Jessica Sanchez Can't Win
Many people feel that if American Idol contestants were judged by sheer vocal talent alone, Jessica Sanchez would be the one crying with joy while standing under a shower of confetti Wednesday night. But that’s usually not the deciding factor — and that’s why one...
'American Idol' Surprise: Colton Dixon Voted Out
In a surprising turn of events, Colton Dixon, the skinny-legged rocker with the multi-colored Mohawk, was voted out of American Idol Thursday night. Prior to Thursday night, he had never even been in the bottom three during the competition. Fifty-three million votes were cast Wednesday...
Pia Toscano: Why Losing 'American Idol' Might Be Best Thing
Winning isn't everything, and losing "American Idol" could turn out to be the best thing for Pia Toscano . Her surprising elimination Thursday has already resulted in boffo exposure and a platform for selling millions of records when she inks a deal. "I was completely blown away," Toscano told ABC
Top 5 Picks for Next American Idol
There's no shortage of talent this season on "American Idol," but there's still only one winner. Karen Rodriguez, the bilingual singer from New York, is out of the running. She was eliminated from the contest Thursday night after receiving the fewest audience votes for her rendition of Taylor