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'American Idol' Season 15 Spoilers: Kelly Clarkson to Guest Judge, Perform in February

American Idol has produced a number of superstars in its 14 years - Carrie Underwood, Adam Lambert, Jordin Sparks - but nobody is quite like the first. And during the show's farewell season, Kelly Clarkson is due to return to FOX as a guest judge and ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Recap/Review: Denver and Little Rock Go Sky High with Talent

American Idol's auditions may have faltered a bit in Philadelphia, with more mediocre singers than memorable ones, but Denver must have been a treasure trove of talent, because (along with Little Rock), the show returned to the Mile-High City on ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Recap/Review: 5 Best Auditions from Mediocre Philadelphia Episode

Philadelphia may be a hot bed for indie rock these days, but the city of Brotherly Love did not fare so well for American Idol. On Wednesday night (Jan. 13), the final season of the show made its way to Philly, and something tells us The State of the ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Recap/Review: Second Auditions Bring Back the Soul, Music

American Idol's premiere week continued on Thursday night (Jan. 7) as the judges and the entire show's cartel moved on to Little Rock and San Francisco. This episode, logically, had less of a nostalgia factor and less hype surrounding it than ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Premiere Ratings: How Many People Watched Denver, Atlanta Auditions?

American Idol's 15th and final season kicked off on Wednesday night (Jan. 6) and the big question on everyone's mind beyond "Will that married couple stay together?" and "Really, how did they get Kanye West to audition?" is how the show did in its ...

Clay Aiken Slams 'American Idol' Judges, Season 15 Premiere as Worse Than a Root Canal

Clay Aiken may have launched to fame on season 2 of American Idol, but he's no longer a big fan of the show. Despite appearing on the season 15 premiere on Wednesday night (Jan. 6) to help with the auditioning process, the "Invisible" singer ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Recap/Review: Top 5 Auditions from Denver and Atlanta Premiere

American Idol's 15th season is officially underway, and the show kicked off with a nostalgic flair that emphasized its own importance throughout American pop culture and the music industry over the last 14 years. Welcoming back alumni like Taylor ...

Adam Lambert Bests Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson for Top-Earning 'American Idol' Alum 2015

American Idol's 15th and final season kicks off tonight (Jan. 6) and in anticipation of the new edition of the long-running FOX reality competition, Forbes has published its list of the biggest earning Idol alumni from 2015. And, in a surprising ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Top 24 Teased with Shadowy 'Best Day of My Life' Performance

The Internet may be buzzing about Kanye West's "Gold Digger" American Idol season 15 audition, but the show is out to find the next musical superstar. One day ahead of the final Idol series kicks off, the FOX show has teased its top 24 in a shadowy ...

Kanye West Raps 'Gold Digger' in Full 'American Idol' Season 15 Audition [WATCH]

American Idol has always been about making a superstar out of someone undiscovered, but for its 15th and final season, FOX enlisted one of music's biggest producers and rappers for his own shot at the Idol crown: Kanye West. After months and months ...

Kanye West Surprises 'American Idol' Judges with Impromptu Audition [WATCH]

For the second time this year, Kanye West has made a surprise pop-up on American Idol. He surprised the judges with an impromptu performance featuring him as a contestant. This past Tuesday (Dec. 22) his wife Kim Kardashian revealed his audition on ...

'American Idol' Season 15 Episode Order Shortened

American Idol will be returning to FOX for its 15th and final season in just one month, but fans of the legendary singing competition may have fewer episodes to get to know the final Idol in 2016. According to a new report, the network has cut down ...

Kanye West May Be New 'American Idol' Judge, Final Season Trailer Suggests [WATCH]

A new trailer for the upcoming final season of "American Idol," which will premiere on Wednesday, January 6 on FOX, may hint at Kanye West becoming one of the new and final judges.

One Direction's Louis Tomlinson & Simon Cowell Forming an All-Girl Band?

On the heels of divulging that he will be composing with fellow One Direction member Liam Payne during a break from the band itself, Louis Tomlinson will also reportedly be forming an all girl band with the infamous Simon Cowell, who shot to fame as ...

Kanye West Auditions for 'American Idol,' Gives Judge Jennifer Lopez a Shout Out [Watch]

Kanye West always manages to put himself in the spotlight and shortly after performing 18 songs at the Democratic National Convention, he auditioned for "American Idol" and gave judge Jennifer Lopez a shout out in his a cappella rap.

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