American Idol

Aretha Franklin gets no R-E-S-P-E-C-T from talk show host Katie Lee Gifford. Gifford made comments that Aretha wasn’t a good fit to judge American Idol and that producers are looking for a younger demographic. She went on to say, there are a lot of kids out there who actually don’t know who Aretha Franklin is. […]

Steven Tyler is leaving American Idol and after two seasons its reported Jennifer Lopez is leaving too. Who should replace her?

The last time “American Idol” held auditions in North Carolina back in 2005, the state ended up with three singers in that season’s Top 10. Will you be the next Idol? Auditions will be held for local singers ages 15 – 28, Today at Crabtree Valley Mall. You’ll have a chance to win a GUARANTEED […]

Could North Carolina have another Idol contender? Check out 17-year old Fayetteville, NC resident David Leathers Jr.

Are you the next “American Idol”? A one-day audition will be held Saturday at Cary Towne Center. Registration begins at 9a.m. between Talbots and Dillards’ on Walnut Street. To audition, local singers must meet all eligibility requirements, have proper ID and download the official rules and local registration form at These forms must be […]

I make it a point, not eat a full meal after 7:00P, but I couldn’t help myself last night after hearing Fantasia perform “Collard Greens and Cornbread” last night on American Idol. Tashia was sporting a new hair-do and wowed the crowed with her performance. She also gave sound advice to the Idol contestants to […]

Jacob Lusk  might be the next gospel great. His performance on American Idol  has him  earning comparisons to Gospel singer Rance Allen (Rance Allen Group).

Singer Fantasia Barrino boycotted the Grammy Awards on Sunday, because she wasn’t asked to be part of the Aretha Franklin tribute. The former “American Idol” winner won her first Grammy for Best Female Vocal Performance but wasn’t there to pick up the honor. eurweb Read More

American Idol season 5 finalist Mandisa Hundley, professionally known simply as “Mandisa,” is due to release her third studio album What If We Were Real on April 5. Her forthcoming album is comprised of “11 songs of joy, struggle and redemption” that is said to “encourage the shining light on who we really are.” […]

Randy Jackson stikes a multi-year deal, with less than 24 hours to go before Ryan Seacrest announces at the LA auditions, who will sit at the judges’ panel for Season 10. msn Read More

According to, Jennifer Lopez is no longer being considered to join the judging panel of “American Idol” because of her escalating demands. The singer/actress was named alongside Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler as possible replacements for exiting judges Ellen DeGeneres and Simon Cowell. But the offer is now said to be off the table. “Her demands […]

Walking away from a five-year contract worth tens of millions of dollars, Ellen DeGeneres said Thursday evening that she was leaving “American Idol” on Fox after just one season because it was not a “right fit” for her. That must be nice to be able to just turn your back on millions of dollars simply […]