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'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: New Orleans Auditions Bring Out the Songwriters and Artists

American Idol season 14 has already seen us in the hometowns of Keith Urban (Nashville) and Jennifer Lopez (New York City), so it was high time we visited the most hilarious judge's hometown: yes, Harry Connick Jr.'s New Orleans. And in the final ...

Toby Keith Joins Keith Urban, Tim McGraw & The Band Perry as Country Jam 2015 Headliner

Country Jam 2015 is starting to look just a little more complete. After announcing headliners Keith Urban, Tim McGraw and The Band Perry over the last few months, today (Jan. 22), the annual country music festival has announced its final major ...

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: Even Keith Urban's Return Can't Spice Up the Boring Minneapolis Auditions

Last week's New York audition for "American Idol" is a tough episode to follow. We saw some serious talent in the Big Apple because, well ... it's the Big Apple. Minneapolis proved it wasn't up for the challenge. Keith Urban made it back, much to the ...

'American Idol' Team Talks New Format, Last Year's Low Ratings at Television Critics Association Press Event

"American Idol" is essentially trimming the fat during Season 14 in order to combat low ratings. The crew held a panel for the Television Critics Association press tour yesterday, Jan. 17, and talked about the singing competition's new format for ...

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: 5 Best Auditions from Jennifer Lopez's Hometown and Adam Lambert's Return

The gang headed to Jennifer Lopez's native New York City for the fourth auditions episode of American Idol Season 14. Jenny from the Block ...As an added bonus, former runner-up and current Queen frontman Adam Lambert stopped by to fill in for Keith ...

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: Series Looks to Bounce Back from Last Week's Low Ratings

Last week's American Idol premiere was an all-time low for the series. The first audition episode, held in Nashville, scored 11.2 million viewers with a 3.2 rating percent ratings in 18-49 demographic. In comparison, 15.2 million people watched ...

Keith Urban Knew About The Nicole Kidman, Jimmy Fallon Story That Shocked 'Tonight Show' Host

The two had met once before, but had drastically different memories of the encounter. Fallon didn't remember much at all, but Kidman remembered having a crush on the late-night host.

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: 5 More Impressive Auditions from Nashville and Kansas City

After American Idol's Season 14 opener, judges Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban both shared some words with the press about the talent they've seen so far. The New Orleans jazz artist promised viewers that the judges have seen plenty of contestants ...

Harry Connick Jr. Talks 'American Idol' Season 14 Talent, Randy Jackson's Departure from Show

The 14th season of "American Idol" kicked off last night, Jan. 7, with the judges searching for singing talent in Keith Urban's favorite town: Nashville. The show will also roll through the Bronx in honor of Jennifer Lopez as well as Harry Connick ...

'American Idol' Season 14 Recap & Review: 5 Best Auditions from the Show's Nashville Premiere

American Idol looks much different from what I remember. Full disclosure, I ditched the show after its midway point in Season Seven when David Cook earned the title. The judges - Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban - are prettier than ...

'American Idol' Season 14 Trailer Features Keith Urban Fan Getting Ready to Sing for Hero [WATCH]

American Idol dropped a new trailer for season 14 and it shows one huge Keith Urban fan getting ready to perform for his hero. Riley Bria enjoys Urban's music so much that Ryan Seacrest quizzes the hopeful contestant before he auditions. The Spring ...

Keith Urban Loves Nick Jonas Single 'Jealous,' Preparing for NYE Performance

Keith Urban used to play New Year's Eve every year, but he has skipped out on the task since marrying actress Nicole Kidman in 2006. "I've certainly had a few where it's been just us with family, or just Nic and I," Urban told "The Vancouver Sun," ...

Keith Urban 'American Idol' Season 14: Judge Talks Missing Tapings, New Show Wrinkles

The 14th season will also feature Big Machine founder Scott Borchetta, who discovered Taylor Swift, as a mentor. But Urban said the group of judges (himself, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr.) is not looking to "find the next anybody."

Luke Bryan Misses 'CMT Artists of the Year' Ceremony After Family Death, Lady Antebellum Pays Tribute with 'Drink a Beer' [WATCH]

Luke Bryan suffered a tough loss last week after his brother-in-law passed away at the age of 46. Ben Lee Cheshire was married to Bryan's cousin Kelly, who died in 2007. The country community gathered Tuesday night (Dec. 2) for the CMT Artists of the ...

Keith Urban Claims He Still Would've Been a Lifelong Musician Even if He Never Had Become Famous

Keith Urban says he would've been playing music for a living no matter how successful he became. "I'd be somewhere else," he told CMT, when asked where he'd be if not on the top of the country game. "I'd be playing some club somewhere tonight."

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