| Jun 22, 2010
| 10:21 AM
How do the past Idols think the current Top 10 "American Idol" men did on Tuesday, March 2?...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Simon Cowell grants the wishes of a 12-year-old cancer patient and more "American Idol" bites....
| May 12, 2010
| 7:33 PM
Past talent from the Grand Rapids/Kalamazoo area who have made it big includes the Verve Pipe, Pop Evil, and Matt Giraud. But who is the area's Next Big Thing?
We asked some people who should know:
John Gonzales, The Grand Rapids Press: Tribune. "A...
| Jul 4, 2010
| 1:41 PM
It took 11 days, 1,500 volunteers and tens of thousands of dollars to pull it off the Muskegon Summer Celebration.
"So far so good," said coordinator Tanya Gonzales. "We've had great crowds, we've had a couple of new events with the air show, we've had...
| Nov 22, 2009
"American Idol" finalist Matt Giraud of Kalamazoo was back home in West Michigan on Saturday, performing for hundreds of fans.
Matt performed two sold-out shows at the Cornerstone Church in Caledonia.
The "idol" tour wrapped up a couple of months ago...
| Nov 25, 2009
| 9:33 AM
West Michigan started off the year 2009 by cheering for Matt Giraud of Kalamazoo during the new season of "American Idol."
As the weeks went on, Matt kept his place in the talent line-up, until one night he was eliminated. But like a singing phoenix...
| Jul 6, 2009
The "American Idol" tour bus is coming to town and the singers are already talking about how they're going to rock the Northwest.
On Tuesday, the show's top ten finalists from last season play the second date of a 50-city tour at the Tacoma Dome.
| Jan 26, 2010
| 8:29 AM
Official Rules | FOX 17 WXMI
1. TO ENTER: You must be 18 years of age or older and a legal resident of Michigan. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Sweepstakes runs from January 15, 2010 through February 14, 2010 (the "Sweepstakes Period"), and entries must be...
| Aug 26, 2009
The top ten finalists from American Idol rolled into Michigan today for a performance at the Palace of Auburn Hills, bringing Kalamazoo singer Matt Giraud back to his home state.
FOX 17's Michele DeSelms was there to catch the show and ask Matt how the...
| Mar 5, 2009
The blue carpet was bustling Thursday night outside the West Hollywood night club Area, where the American Idol Season 8 Top 13 were feted. Fresh from the show which took place a hop, skip and a jump away on the CBS lot, Kara, Paula, bikini girl Katrina...
| Mar 19, 2009
Michael Sarver, Allison Iraheta, and Alexis Grace were all in the bottom three this week. It came down to Michael and Alexis, but Alexis was the one eliminated. Watch the video here...
I personally can't believe Alexis is gone! I think she's the...
| Mar 6, 2009
WOW!!! What a night!
Your "Wild Cards" included Jesse Langseth, Matt Giarud, Megan Corkrey, Von Smith, Jasmine Murray, Ricky Braddy, Tatiana Del Toro, and Anoop Desai.
Jasmine Murray was the first to make it into the "Top 12"...