Jax performs onstage during 'American Idol' XIV Grand Finale at Dolby Theatre on May 13, 2015 in Hollywood, California

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

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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.READ MORE

Nick Fradiani

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: Nick Fradiani & Clark Beckham Battle for the Title

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American Idol only has one episode and one season left, so it has a job to do this week... crown a winner, even if America picked probably the two most dull guys to compete.READ MORE

Jax of 'American Idol' Season 14

'American Idol' Season 14 Coronation Song Snippets from Jax, Nick Fradiani & Clark Beckham Arrive Online

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American Idol season 14 is getting ready to declare its winner on Wednesday night (May 13) when Jax, Nick Fradiani and Clark Beckham battle to follow up Caleb Johnson as the show's latest winner. In anticipation of the big night, today (May 11) snippets of the top three's coronation songs have arrived on SoundCloud.READ MORE

Jax of 'American Idol' Season 14

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: Top 4 Go Home & Rayvon Owen Departs for Good

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It's down to the wire for American Idol season 14. Tonight (May 6), the top four contestants all went home for their big ol' parades and sang three songs: a choice from mentor Scott Borchetta, a personal choice and a pick from the three judges.READ MORE

Steven Tyler at 2015 ACMs

Steven Tyler Solo Country Single 'Love Is Your Name' to Premiere on 'American Idol' Season 14 Finale

Buzz 12:05PM EDT

American Idol's season 14 finale will be getting a visit from one of the show's former judges. Last night during the top 4 reveal episode, rocker turned country singer Steven Tyler declared that he will be joining (likely final) contestant Jax for a performance of his new country single "Love Is Your Name."READ MORE

Nick Fradiani

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: Nick Fradiani Breaks Out & Tyanna Jones Goes Home

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American Idol season 14 continues to trim itself down - this week the top five was slimmed down to four as the remaining contestants tackled songs from the judges' hometowns and "soul songs" (which were more like free choice ballads and midtempo jams).READ MORE

Quentin Alexander

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: Top 5 Tour Established as Quentin Alexander is Sent Packing After Controversial Statement

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Was this the first time that American Idol went into an episode with what seemed to be a very clear agenda? Because, man, someone did NOT want Quentin Alexander to go on the top five tour. Tonight (April 22), the top five of season 14 were established, and well, it went down pretty predictably, even with the arena rock anthems thrown into the mix.READ MORE

Scott Borchetta

Scott Borchetta Agrees With 'American Idol' Results So Far: Big Machine Head Talks Clark Beckham and Jax

Buzz 12:53PM EDT

Big Machine's Scott Borchetta thinks voters for 'American Idol' have chosen wisely so far this season. The record label head has been tapped as one of the mentors for Season 14, and last week he appeared on the show to gush over the contestants -- specifically Clark Beckham. Borchetta will be involved with tonight's March 11 episode as the crew heads back to Hollywood, 'Taste of Country' noted.READ MORE

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