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Previous "American Idol" Winners: Where Are They Now?

Exclusives 07:03AM EDT

As ABC temporarily suspends taping and sends our beloved constants home, here are the previous winners over American Idol's 17-season run and where they are now.READ MORE

Phillip Phillips performs onstage during Fox's 'American Idol 2012' results show

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

Exclusives 15:14PM EDT

'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.READ MORE

Bobby Cannavale, Olivia Wilde, and Mick Jagger attend the New York premiere of 'Vinyl' at Ziegfeld Theatre

Mick Jagger, Olivia Wilde & Bobby Cannavale Rock HBO 'VINYL' NYC Premiere [WATCH VIDEO]

Buzz 11:08AM EDT

Crime, drugs, sex, guns and madness are the name of the game in HBO's new musical drama VINYL. From Executive Producers Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter, the rip-roaring new rock series premiered in New York City at a swanky red carpet event held at the Ziegfield Theater last Friday night on January 15, 2016. Chronicling the 1970s sex and drug laced music scene, Vinyl stars Bobby Cannavale and Olivia Wilde.READ MORE

Tinashe in Dodger blue.

The Best Choices for MLB Opening Day Anthems: Tinashe, Taylor Hicks, The Four Tops and More

Buzz 14:50PM EDT

The Major League Baseball Season is upon us and fans are flocking to their hometown stadiums to check out their respective squads begin the 162-game (more, if you're good) slog that is professional baseball. Part of the appeal of Opening Day is its emphasis on otherwise typical a facets of game day, including bringing in bigger names to perform "The Star-Spangled Banner," as is tradition. Here are seven teams that brought in professional musical talent for the season's first rendition of the national anthem, including Tinashe, The Four Tops and Taylor Hicks.READ MORE

Murder Conviction Brought for Killer of Wayne Mills, Influencer of Blake Shelton, Jamey Johnson and More Nashville Musicians

Buzz 11:18AM EDT

The man alleged of having murdered influential country performer Wayne Mills during a 2013 bar altercation in Nashville has been found guilty. According to Saving Country Music, the jury in the case deliberated for around two hours before finding Chris Ferrell, the owner of the bar where the incident occurred, guilty. Sentencing will take place on April 10. According to The Boot, he is looking at 15 to 25 years behind bars.READ MORE

Carrie Underwood perfroms at the 2014 American Country Countdown Awards

Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson Top 'American Idol' Highest Earners List for 2015

Buzz 14:18PM EDT

There's no denying that American Idol has been able to make some major stars throughout its 13 seasons. From Carrie Underwood to Kelly Clarkson to Adam Lambert, the reality competition has been a major launching pad for the U.S. music scene in the last decade. And now, following the premiere of American Idol's 14th season, Forbes has released its annual list of the top-earning alums from the long-running program.READ MORE

Carrie Underwood: She'll destroy your pretty little 4-wheel-drive AND buy you a new one.

Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson top highest paid 'American Idol' alums on verge of Season 13 debut

Genres 10:43AM EDT

On the verge of another American Idol competition (Season 13 begins tonight), it doesn't hurt to go back and see how the previous contestants are holding up. Forbes has done all of the legwork already, ranking the Top 10 (11, when you consider ties) highest earning Idol alumni of 2013. Carrie Underwood is out front, and out front by a lot. READ MORE

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