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Judging The Judges: Star Power Alone Can’t Revive ‘American Idol’ Ratings

The early- to mid-2000s were a simpler time in music. Rock music was actually thing on popular radio. Production on hit singles was often stripped down nearly to its core rather than with bombastic synths […]

03/29/2013

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In Honor Of Mariah Carey’s Birthday, Watch Her Rise To Fame

It’s Mariah Carey’s 43rd birthday today and while we’ve enjoyed watching her on American Idol this season, we really want to celebrate the singer herself, who’s been in this business for nearly half her life. […]

03/27/2013

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Phillip Phillips Is Already Gearing Up For Second Album

Phillip Phillips only released his debut album, The World From the Side of the Moon, four months ago, but he’s already thinking about its follow-up. The American Idol winner told Billboard that he plans to […]

03/25/2013

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Kelly Clarkson Refuses “To Be Bullied” By Industry Titan

Clive Davis, record industry mogul and the man who takes credit for finding and grooming artists like Whitney Houston, Alicia Keys, Janis Joplin, Jennifer Hudson and many more, finds himself in Kelly Clarkson’s crosshairs. Davis […]

02/19/2013

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Now What Do We Do In Baltimore?

Yesterday was incredible!  Officials estimate 200,000 people downtown for the Ravens parade and celebration.  Inside the stadium alone officials estimate 85 to 90,000 people.  The celebration of the Super Bowl victory is a memory everyone […]

02/06/2013

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Jennifer Hudson Celebrates Return Of Destiny’s Child, But Not ‘American Idol’

While promoting her new film, The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete, at the Sundance Film Festival, Jennifer Hudson had some kind words for the return of Destiny’s Child. But unfortunately, didn’t show the same […]

01/22/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Does Judging ‘Idol’ or ‘The Voice’ Help or Hurt Artists’ Careers?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Last week, American Idol returned with a whimper instead of the bang […]

01/22/2013

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“It Feels Like I’ve Joined A Band” Says Keith Urban Of “Idol” Team

Country star and newly appointed American Idol judge Keith Urban was a guest on the Ellen show this week, and right away, he got down to the business talking Idol. “We’re putting the fun in dysfunction,” he says at the beginning of […]

01/17/2013

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Haley Reinhart Looks Back On ‘American Idol’

As we gear up for a new and rejuvenated season of American Idol this week, we look back on what Season 10 alum Haley Reinhart had to say about her time on the show. While […]

01/15/2013

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Will Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj Make Nice For ‘Idol’?

Mariah Carey is once again speaking out about the alleged feud between her and fellow American Idol judge Nicki Minaj. With the show’s 12th season set to premiere January 9, Mariah sat down with Barbara […]

01/09/2013

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