| May 26, 2010
| 9:33 PM
Yours truly will be burning the midnight oil later on, but first, your burning questions answered direct from the Nokia Theatre press room. 1) Why did David Cook not join Kelly Clarkson, Fantasia, Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks, Taylor Hicks and Kris...
| May 28, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Much of the talk during and after this week's finale wasn't just about looking back on the season, but forging ahead to a new, hopefully improved "Idol" in the years to come. From the recent survey conducted on americanidol.com, which probed viewer...
| May 31, 2010
| 4:35 PM
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...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:42 AM
For all of Simon Cowell's sneers about cabaret and Broadway, the "American Idol" contestants have repeatedly proved they can make it in New York and wow theater audiences.
The contestants who have performed on the Great White Way include Clay Aiken,...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:47 PM
“American Idol” brought on its fabulous five female finalists, and Wednesday was the night of standing ovations. Everything's a bit inflated about "Idol" these days, except the ratings.
Here’s how the night unfolded:
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Fantasia supplied one of the great "American Idol" moments when she sang "Summertime." The season three champ visits the "Idol" results show at 8 p.m. Thursday on Fox. This time around, she performs her new single, "Lose to Win."
Season two runner-up...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:46 PM
"American Idol" staged a reunion Thursday. Former judge Paula Abdul made a surprise return. Jordin Sparks was in the audience. Clay Aiken sang a soulful “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” A passionate Fantasia delivered her latest single, "Lose...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 6:33 PM
The last month of "American Idol" could get mighty interesting, which would be a change of pace this season for the fading singing contest.
SPOILER ALERT: The show on Thursday revealed that Amber Holcomb and Lazaro Arbos were in jeopardy of ejection....
| Apr 14, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Reality rules this week, whether the topic is dancing, singing, Australia or Jon Stewart. Some highlights to keep in mind:
"Dancing With the Stars" brings back Maks Chmerkovskiy and Chelsie Hightower to perform at 8 p.m. Monday on ABC. The show offers...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Jay Z led the pack in the race for Grammy Awards earning nine nominations including one for Rap Album and two nominations in the Rap/Sung Collaboration category. Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Pharrell and Justin Timberlake also scored big...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:39 AM
The year 2013 has been a big one for Virginia Beach's Pharrell Williams and it's looking like the good news will spill over into 2014. The producer and songwriter has been nominated for a long list of major Grammy awards, including Record of the Year,...