| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Rihanna will not only star in DreamWorks Animation’s upcoming film “Home” but will also provide the film's music.
The pop star is working on a concept album inspired by the upcoming film, according to Variety.
The 3D film is based...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:23 AM
Ah, "American Idol" group round. "The most grueling challenge of the 'Idol' journey," Ryan Seacrest reminded us on Thursday night, just before we saw the first group, a trio of returning contestants calling themselves "Three Mo' Days," step out onto...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:25 AM
After the coffee. Before checking Seth Meyers' debut ratings.
The Skinny: Do you know how often I quote from Harold Ramis movies? Probably every day something from "Ghostbusters" or "Animal House" leaves my lips. He will be missed. Today's Morning...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:43 AM
The second night of "American Idol's" Rush Week, on which 15 male contestants showed up ready to sing, though only 10 would be invited to do so, went much more smoothly than the first. Of course, it wasn't a terribly high bar to surmount.
Like the women...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
After the long slog of the Rush Week performance shows, the results show on which "American Idol" assembled its top 13 was a brisk, breezy affair.
We began the night with 10 men and 10 women. Five men and five women would form the top 10 based on the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:43 AM
The "American Idol" top 13 took the stage live on Wednesday night to perform songs suited to the theme "This is me." They were instructed to select a song that "truly defines them as an artist and as a person," Ryan Seacrest told us.
Some of the...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:42 AM
And the first of the Top 13 singers going home on "American Idol" is … Kristen O'Connor.
The speedy departure of the pretty, polished, pop-singing, 24-year-old nurse tech from Sebastian, Fla., likely surprised few. Even O'Connor probably saw it...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Cee Lo Green won't be on "The Voice" when it returns for its sixth season next week. In a last-minute announcement, the singer revealed on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Wednesday that he was moving on from the hit singing competition show.
"I'm going to...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:23 AM
With a fresh round of auditions in Detroit, "American Idol" was again the top-rated show on the major networks Wednesday night and gave Fox a comfortable win, though as expected it fell from last week's premiere.
The Motor City visit, kicking off the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:33 AM
"American Idol" auditions rolled through Motor City like a shiny, new Chrysler rolling off an assembly line, adding 40 golden-ticket-clutching, Hollywood-bound hopefuls to its roster – for a season total of 119 so far -- by the end of its stay....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:05 AM
"Southern peaches," Ryan Seacrest said appreciatively of his hometown talent as "American Idol" scoured Atlanta for starry-eyed singers. Certainly Thursday's show, the season's first hour-long episode, brought us a few sweet voices -- not to mention...