American Idol is back! Okay, perhaps a week into the return of the iconic singing competition is enough time to get over the wonderment of a reboot on a new network with new judges. But even though it's early, I'll admit I have someShow More Summary
Yet again, the judges were mostly in agreement. read more
Singer Katy Perry kissed a contestant on "American Idol" and he did not like it. But Benjamin Glaze is downplaying some backlash aimed at Perry, who is a judge on the show. The 19-year-old took to Instagram on Wednesday to say he did not think he was sexually harassed. The singer from Oklahoma...
American Idol's judges advanced 12 artists to the next round during Sunday night's two-hour episode of Season 16 on ABC.
Even as a 10-year-old boy, Sam Sohmer took “American Idol” very seriously. The Wheaton-raised singer said he was devastated when David Cook beat David Archuleta in 2008 for the Season 7 title. “I remember wigging out in my family room. My parents, they were David Cook fans, and they were celebrating...
“American Idol,” the singing competition that was a ratings juggernaut for most of the 15 years it aired on Fox, returned Sunday on ABC to 10.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. The figure is down 6% compared to the last “Idol” premiere in January 2016 and does not approach the heights of...
“For the first time this season,” Ryan Seacrest announces, pausing for extra drama before delivering one of his catchphrases, “Kieran, dim the lights … here we go.” It’s the taping earlier this month of the Showcase Round on “American Idol,” the phase of the singing competition where 50 hopefuls...
Brendan Shapiro talks to Reality TV World in an exclusive interview about his time on Survivor: Ghost Island -- including why he didn't speak up when his ally, Michael Yerger, noted at Tribal Council he was going to play their idol for Stephanie Johnson.
American Idol auditioner Benjamin Isaac Glaze doesn't feel like Katy Perry necessarily crossed the line when she decided to give him his first kiss on the lips.
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After some drama and a 5-year musical hiatus, Scotty McCreery is back with a new album and his first No. 1 hit.
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The forced kiss unleashed a maelstrom of controversy.
The show is playing up Perry's behavior for laughs, but in the Me Too era, some viewers aren't amused.
If we’ve learned one thing from American Idol, it’s that talent is not always interesting. How many times have we let competent belters soar to the finals only to realize there’s no there there, just the mistaken notion that oversinging “I’ll Stand By You” warrants superstardom?What thrills me about ABC’s new lineup of ... More »
From the sexual harassment allegation against host Ryan Seacrest to the drama over Katy Perry's $25 million salary, the show has already had multiple issues.
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American Idol (ABC, Sundays and Mondays, 7/6C) returns with a two-hour auditions episode that brings us stories and talent and joy and a little heartbreak. You know the show is for real when the first audition is amazing right off the top. The judges are human enough to acknowledge when they make mistakes – and … Continue reading American Idol – It’s Back! (Did You Miss It?) ?
I'm beginning to think that Survivor Ghost Island was named that not because of the past haunting the present, but because this is the season with disappearing people and storylines. Two tribes are introduced and alliances established,...Show More Summary
ABC's American Idol debuted Sunday to strong ratings, but a significant number of people didn't stay with the show on Monday, when it was easily beaten by The Voice. An important caveat: These are just overnight ratings, which means people who watch live or the same day on their DVRs. Show More Summary