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  • Guest blogger Brooke White explains the Sinatra 'sweet spot,' offers fifth-place wisdom

     
    Brooke White doesn’t have a lot of time to watch “Idol” these days, what with her recent travels to Europe, gigs at the Hotel Café and beyond (like her upcoming show with fellow Season 7 finalist Michael Johns in Saratoga, Calif.), as well as...
  • America sends home another hopeful -- and meets the judges' kindly doppelgangers

     
    We learned some important things on the "Idol" elimination show tonight. Among them: Harry Connick Jr. is funny in a vaguely discomfiting but also rather winning way. Sometimes the group numbers don't actually stink. Sometimes the Ford music videos have a...
  • Next week's 'Idol': Music from the movies; mentor Jamie Foxx, the sequel

     
    It was just over a year ago that Jamie Foxx took his first turn as an "American Idol" mentor. He was tasked with shepherding Season 8's Final 5 -- Kris Allen, Adam Lambert, Danny Gokey, Allison Iraheta and Matt Giraud -- through Rat Pack week last year,...
  • 'Idol' results show minute-by-minute recap: Aaron, going home he is

     
    It was a relatively mellow Wednesday night in the “Idol”-dome as the top 5 and mentor Harry Connick Jr. embraced that timelessly smooth Sinatra swing. Over 32 million votes were cast, but in the end, the tween- and-grandma contingent was not...
  • Aaron Kelly on his 'American Idol' experience, endorses Harry Connick Jr. as future judge [Updated]

     
    Aaron Kelly’s exit interview Thursday morning was unexpectedly inspiring, mainly because his journey truly is the “Idol” dream realized, and proof that the machine works. The 17-year-old Sonestown, Pa., native got a prime slot at the Orlando, Fla.,...
  • Season 9's Final 4 meet the press, look to the finish line and beyond [Updated]

     
    For the first time in "American Idol" history, the Final 4 came together to meet the press Friday morning. From the "Idol" stage, Casey James, Lee DeWyze, Crystal Bowersox and Michael Lynche answered a slew of questions addressing all sorts of topics,...
  • Ann Powers: Who needs movies when you have real life?

     
    Music, as mentor Jamie Foxx stated near the start of Tuesday's "Idol" throwdown, provides the soundtrack to our lives. It also usually does so for movies. But that little detail didn't seem to matter much to our Top Four, whose song choices Tuesday...
  • 'Idol's' Final 4 on duets, mentors, Casey's cougar brigade and more!

     
    There may be fewer contestants to contend with at this juncture in the competition, but back in the top four's chill room, which contains not much more than a couple of comfy couches, a Coke machine and makeup chairs, it's as if a tornado came through....
  • Will Harry Connick Jr. replace Simon Cowell?

     
    No sooner has one rumor about Sim on Cowell's potential replacement died -- Elton John is said to have turned down a $33-million offer to slide into Cowell's seat at the judges' table -- than another has taken hold. Harry Connick Jr., whose album sales...
  • Fall Sneaks list

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    SEPT. 9 All's Faire in Love A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
  • An all-star 'We Are the World' remake for Haiti relief

     
    Twenty-five years after the all-star recording of "We Are the World" became a signature moment in celebrity altruism and pop-music history, a new collective of stars came together Monday at the same Hollywood recording studio to record a new version......