| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Harry Connick Jr. is a pretty talented singer – and one who sure can change his tune pretty quick. Connick on Tuesday was officially announced as a new judge for the upcoming 13th season of “American Idol. That’s surprising considering.....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:32 AM
After the coffee. Before getting ready for New Year's Eve.
The Skinny: Boy did 5773 just fly by or what? Yes, I had to look that one up. Summer may be ending but much of the industry seems to still be on vacation. It is a pretty light edition Wednesday....
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:32 PM
FOX officially announced today that Jennifer Lopez would be returning to American Idol as a judge when the competition series returns for its 13th installment in January. Also announced was the fact that Lopez would be joined at the judges' table by Harry...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:56 AM
1.5 stars (out of 4)
Aerosmith has survived drugs, fist fights, on-stage break-ups and Steven Tyler’s two-year celebrity ego trip on “American Idol.” Survival is one thing, rebuilding themselves into a rock band that matters again is...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:05 AM
Chris Medina is big in Europe. More specifically, Scandinavia.
The Oak Forest resident had all of the U.S. pulling for him on “American Idol” last year after learning of his loyalty to fiancee Juliana Ramos, who was in a car accident and...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Scotty McCreery's decision to enroll at North Carolina State University last fall might not have created as big of a buzz in the media as James Franco's and Emma Watson's pursuit of a college education, but that doesn't mean the 2011 “American Idol&...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:47 AM
If the producers of “American Idol” were hoping for judges who would shed a tear on camera, they got it in pop star Mariah Carey and country singer Keith Urban. The two new judges admitted during a press conference Wednesday at the Adler...
| May 9, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Randy Jackson, the only judge who has been on "American Idol" since the beginning, is leaving the show.
In a statement to the press, Jackson confirmed that, "After 12 years of judging on 'American Idol' I have decided it is time to leave after this...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:04 PM
It’s just like the old saying goes: What’s good for Clay Aiken isn’t always good for Nicki Minaj.
According to a report Wednesday from Vulture’s Josef Adalian, Fox is mulling the possibility of bringing back former “...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Oh, say -- can they sing?
Apparently not. Or at least not the ever-challenging national anthem in high-profile performances. According to a new survey ranking the worst renditions of "The Star-Spangled Banner," Christina Aguilera sits at the top -- or...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:01 AM
After what felt like months of rampant speculation, Fox has finally announced that the “American Idol” judges' panel will include pop-rap vixen Nicki Minaj and country statesman Keith Urban. The two are joining fellow newbie, pop diva Mariah...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Wed., July 10, 7:30 p.m. MGM Grand at Foxwoods, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, (866) MGM-0050. foxwoods.com. $175-$300.
What can you say about Aerosmith — in 2013? They're one of the most successful bands of all time, having...