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‘American Idol’ Struggles For Third Judge As Luke Bryan Inches Away For Second Seat

Auditions are about to begin for ABC's "American Idol," though ABC and Fremantle still can't decide who would be their third judge. One side wants more talent, while the other is looking into a more diverse panel.

Former ‘American Idol’ Contestant Jax Confirms Battle With Thyroid Cancer

Jax, the third placer on American Idol season 14, recently revealed that she was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Although she had already gone through surgery earlier this year, Jax noted that she is still undergoing various treatment methods.

‘American Idol’ Contestants React After Mariah Carey Calls Show Abusive

Lazaro Arbos and Devin Velez, former contestants on American Idol, responded to the recent statements Mariah Carey said against the reality show when the "Infinity" singer previously called her experience on the program "abusive."

Chris Daughtry Talks Life After 'American Idol' & 'The Walking Dead' Conspiracy Theories [Q&A]

After over a decade on television, American Idol is officially over, but Chris Daughtry is just getting started. The 36-year-old rocker may not have won the fifth season of the popular singing competition (ultimately losing to Taylor Hicks), still ...

'American Idol' Runner Up, La'Porsha Renae Officially Signs to 'Motown Records'

American Idol may have come to an end with La'Porsha Renae standing in the runner up position but, her vocals have allowed her to take her talent to new heights. Despite losing the competition, the soulstress has officially signed a record deal with ...

'American Idol' Coming Back? Idol Judges, Host, Show Runners Hint Show's Return

American Idol just concluded after it announced its 15th season winner, Trent Harmon with La'Porsha Renae placing second, but even before the show came to a close, there are already many apparent clues that the show will soon be back and will not be ...

Jennifer Lopez Debuts 'Ain't Your Mama' Performance on 'American Idol' Finale [WATCH]

The American Idol finale was full of amazing performances from Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, and others including a hot performance from Idol judge Jennifer Lopez, who debuted her new song "Ain’t Your Mama."

'American Idol' Finale Recap: A Show's Legacy Celebrated with 2-Hour Extravaganza & a Winner

American Idol has a legacy almost beyond any other show in television. And, on Thursday night (April 7), it threw one of the biggest parties to celebrate. Featuring a two-hour extravaganza unlike anything on TV in quite some time, Idol celebrated its ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Recap/Review: Finale Performances from Trent and La'Porsha, Ranked

So, this is it. The final American Idol performance round (for now, once again). On Wednesday night (April 6), the final three (La'Porsha Renae, Trent Harmon and Dalton Rapattoni) were narrowed down to the final two - and honestly, it's a battle to ...

'American Idol' Coronation Songs, Ranked: From Kelly Clarkson to Nick Fradiani

'American Idol' will crown its final winner this week -- but who released the best coronation song? We ranked and reviewed all 14 tracks ahead of this week's finale.

'American Idol' Will Return with New Format, Says Creator Simon Fuller

'American Idol' will return to TV one day, creator Simon Fuller revealed. And it seems as though he's already working on the show's next incarnation.

'American Idol' Season 15 Recap/Review: Top 3 Performances, Ranked (And Hometown Visits!)

The end of American Idol (for now) is ever-so near. On Thursday night (March 31), the final four was narrowed down to the semi-finalists: Dalton Rapattoni, La'Porsha Renae and Trent Harmon. And they're, let me be the first one to say this, in it to ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Spoilers: Top 3 Song Choices and Hometown Visits

There are only two weeks left for American Idol ever, and the emotions are going to be running rampant on Thursday night (March 31). On tonight's episode, the Idol season 15 top four will show off their hometown visits and perform three songs - a ...

Sia Shows Face to 'American Idol' Top 4 During Mentoring Session, Fans React

Fans are no doubt excited about the upcoming finale for the American Idol Season 15 on April 27 but for sure many will be thrilled to know that Sia showed her face to the Top 4 contestants during the mentoring sessions.

Jennifer Lopez Slammed by Steve Van Zandt's Wife When She Forgot His Name on 'American Idol'

During the March 24 episode of American Idol, Jennifer Lopez forgot the name of Mackenzie Bourg's mentor, Steven Van Zandt which caused outrage to his wife, Maureen Van Zandt.

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