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  • Crystal Bowersox talks 'American Idol,' debut album, artistic freedom and sticking to her guns

     
    Crystal Bowersox, much like “American Idol” runners-up before her, including Adam Lambert, David Archuleta and, of course, Clay Aiken, proved that winning the hit music competition isn’t necessary; each proved more bankable than the winners of their...
  • Why not hire a music critic as an 'American Idol' judge? Ten contestants for the job

     
    With three "American Idol" judges potentially in play, Pop & Hiss would like to make a humble suggestion: that one of the new judges be a bona fide music critic or journalist. There are a number of reasons why this......
  • Not all 'Idol' hometown visits are created equal

     
    Crystal Bowersox, Casey James and Lee DeWyze are all making the hometown rounds on Friday. Having advanced to the Top 3, only one elimination away from the Season 9 finale, it's their moment to rejoice, take it all in, give thanks to those who've voted...
  • VIDEO: Idol Confessions with Kimberley Locke

     
    Season Two's Kimberley Locke empathizes with Crystal Bowersox. After all, it was just around this time in 2002 that the Gallatin, Tenn. native crossed the Top 3 threshold as the last girl standing, holding her own against two formidable hopefuls: the...
  • Tuesday TV Talk Shows

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 30 - June 5 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here The Early Show Susie Essman. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today......
  • The ultimate 'American Idol' power ranking: 120 contestants on, Kelly Clarkson still reigns supreme

     
    It's often been said that "American Idol" is really just a popularity contest. Sure, singing and showmanship is important, as is a contestant's back-story and TV persona, but when it comes to advancing in the competition, many an inferior vocalist have...
  • Tuesday's TV Talk Shows

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of July 11 - 17 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here The Early Show Jason Segel. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Matt......
  • Guest blogger Constantine Maroulis compares Casey to Daughtry, explains the female vote

     
    Season 4's resident heartthrob Constantine Maroulis knows a thing or two about this stage of the competition -- his "American Idol" run ended almost exactly five years ago when, curiously enough, a Nickelback song ("How You Remind Me") sent him packing....
  • Ann Powers: Siobhan should have let us 'know her crazy'

     
    My friend Christina has a theory about what makes intimacy work. When you get to know someone, at first you just see the surface: good manners and wit and the flush of shared interests. For a friendship to stick, though, you have to feel confident...
  • Monday morning 'Idol' wrap: Clay Aiken talks, Paula Abdul walks

     
    In case you took your eye off the "Idol" news this weekend to, say, take in that action-packed America-Canada hockey game and the over-the-top Olympic closing ceremony (and if you've been distracted by the Olympics, you're clearly not the only one), here'...
  • Catching up with Nick Mitchell (aka Norman Gentle)

     
    Nick Mitchell is still working up to his 15 minutes. When he ambushed the Season 8 "American Idol" auditions as his alter ego, Norman Gentle, belting "Dreamgirls'" "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" like nobody's business, he clocked in at around five....