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Inside TV 'American Idol' eliminated contestant: 'I can actually dance.'
by Amanda Taylor | May 03, 2013 01:24 AM

It was an emotional final week for one contestant who didn't make it into the Top 3 on…

Inside TV All about Eve: Would the rapper make a good 'American Idol' judge?
by Sarah Caldwell | May 01, 2013 06:17 PM

Amidst rumors of a shake-up on the American Idol judging panel, we've tried to brainstorm potential great performers…

Inside TV 'American Idol': Harry Connick, Jr. returns as mentor tonight -- EXCLUSIVE PHOTO
by Dan Snierson | May 01, 2013 01:25 PM

A throwback crooner comes back to American Idol: Harry Connick, Jr. is serving as this week's mentor, and…

The Music Mix Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon and #DemBabies celebrate 5th anniversary, Cinderella-style
by Hillary Busis | May 01, 2013 11:18 AM

The best way to brush away rumors that your bosses want to replace you with Jennifer Lopez? Simple:…

PopWatch 'American Idol': Name your Top 4 Power List...
by Annie Barrett | May 01, 2013 10:00 AM

....AGAIN! Has your ranking changed since last week? Despite the judges' manipulative efforts to convince viewers Amber Holcomb…

PopWatch Who should judge 'American Idol'?
by Annie Barrett | Apr 26, 2013 02:19 PM

We all should, really, for being so LAME. As rumored this week, Idol may shake up its entire…

PopStyle ‘American Idol’ Fashion Face-Off: Who was the best dressed contestant this week? -- POLL
by Nakisha Williams | Apr 26, 2013 02:15 PM

American Idol's final four battled it out this week as they each performed a duet and two solos. But…

PopWatch 'American Idol': Did Angie Miller win Top 4 night?
by Annie Barrett | Apr 24, 2013 10:10 PM

The final four ladies -- Angie Miller (pictured), Amber Holcomb, Candice Glover, and Kree Harrison -- performed a…

PopWatch 'American Idol' 2013: Name your Top 4 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Apr 24, 2013 09:00 AM

It's hard to rank the all-very-deserving final four, as each has her own unique singing style. At this…

Inside TV Adam Levine on 'Voice' versus 'American Idol': 'We don't get involved in stupid s-- like that.'
by Sandra Gonzalez | Apr 22, 2013 09:30 PM

The Voice judges aren't starting any feuds. When asked during an NBC press event today about the well-documented decline in…

PopStyle 'American Idol' Fashion Face-Off: Which diva was best dressed? -- POLL
by Nakisha Williams | Apr 19, 2013 10:47 AM

On Wednesday night, the all-female final five American Idol contestants gave us plenty of attitude during The Diva battle.…

Inside TV 'American Idol' eliminated contestant: 'There's enough pop country out there'
by Emily Rome | Apr 19, 2013 01:39 AM

It was an all-girls club this week on American Idol, following last week's elimination of last boy standing…

PopWatch 'American Idol': Thoughts on Top 5's Divas Night?
by Annie Barrett | Apr 17, 2013 10:05 PM

Tonight, Idol did its best to downplay the reign of Candice Glover -- she sang powerfully, but the…

PopWatch 'American Idol' 2013: Name your Top 5 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Apr 17, 2013 09:00 AM

Now that Idol's gotten rid of all those pesky males they never even wanted to let through security,…

Inside TV 'American Idol' eliminated contestant: 'I'm trying to contact Ryan Murphy'
by Lindsey Bahr | Apr 12, 2013 01:23 AM

Does it hurt more when Randy Jackson tells you you're not being saved? Or when Ryan Seacrest tells…

Inside TV Fantasia to perform new single on 'American Idol' -- EXCLUSIVE
by Dan Snierson | Apr 11, 2013 06:25 PM

American Idol season 3 winner Fantasia is returning to her roots again next week: She will perform her…

Inside TV 'American Idol' ratings up: Has the bleeding stopped?
by James Hibberd | Apr 11, 2013 12:26 PM

Is it over? Can Fox peek out from behind their fingers now? Is it safe to look at…

PopWatch 'American Idol': Lazaro Arbos delivers possibly 'the worst performance' of the series, 'ever'
by Annie Barrett | Apr 10, 2013 09:55 PM

And Candice Glover delivered one (maybe even two) of the absolute best! Lazaro Arbos somehow landed in the…

The Music Mix Scotty McCreery's new single 'See You Tonight' sounds shockingly contemporary
by Grady Smith | Apr 07, 2013 06:07 PM

Last year's American Idol winner Phillip Phillips gets a lot of credit for reinvigorating the Idol crown's significance, but…

Inside TV 'American Idol' eliminated contestant: 'By the time I'm 25 I better have at least six Grammys'
by Amanda Taylor | Apr 05, 2013 12:51 AM

Idol's latest fallen singer had a feeling this wasn't going to be his night. "This whole week, it…

Inside TV Kelly Clarkson to perform on 'American Idol' -- EXCLUSIVE
by Mandi Bierly | Apr 04, 2013 05:30 PM

Kelly Clarkson is returning to the show that made her famous: She'll perform her new single "People Like…

PopWatch Your Daily Shaw Report
by Jessica Shaw | Mar 29, 2013 08:00 AM

Our pop-culture guide to what’s in, what’s fading, and what’s definitely out....

PopWatch 'American Idol': Lazaro Arbos knows enough words for just one song on Motown Week
by Annie Barrett | Mar 27, 2013 10:23 PM

How do you solve a problem like Lazaro (pictured, right)? The ice cream scooper with an extreme stutter,…

The Music Mix Why does Blake Lewis' 'Your Touch' sound tailor-made for Internet Explorer commercials? Because it was.
by Grady Smith | Mar 26, 2013 03:32 PM

The first time I saw Internet Explorer's new Touch commercial and heard the wub-wub-wubbing track by Blake Lewis…