| Jan 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Finally, a drama free night on "American Idol," and the best night to date. It's a fact, everything is BIGGER in Texas!
We joined the contestants in San Antonio and Long Beach tonight and neither town let us down. Actually they both did the absolute...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:58 AM
Tonight, "American Idol" arrived in Oklahoma City, the home of our very own Carrie Underwood. Surely after last night's show and being in a town that produced the likes of the country superstar, this town must be bustling with talent. Right? Not so much....
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:59 AM
Not sure what's better -- the auditions or the nutty antics between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey? Regardless of which, this season has proven to be very entertaining so far.
Auditions were held in the Windy City -- the same town that gave us Jennifer...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:33 AM
We're in Charlotte, and if you weren't a country music fan before tonight, chances are you just might be buying your first country CD in the morning.
Recapping tonight's show was a bit challenging. We may have heard all of 10 auditions that really had...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:19 AM
Tonight's "American Idol" in Baton Rouge was the best episode thus far. We actually got to see more authentic talent than squabbles between the lady judges and misfits. It was awesome.
In the very beginning, we were introduced to Miss Baton Rouge...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:19 AM
ABC did not let us down -- and neither did the 26 women vying for the love of this season's bachelor. He's heartbroken, boy next door, beach blonde Sean Lowe!
Sean, whose Twitter profile reads "I love the little things in life like good food, road trips,...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Growing up in Rocky Mount, Va., Myxolydia Tyler loved watching local theater company Jack Tale Players. "I was in awe of how they told stories, and then I saw 'A Raisin in the Sun' on a high school theater trip, and that began my love affair with theater....
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:34 AM
Oh, "American Idol" Season 12. Where else would the show premiere but in "The City That Never Sleeps," and New York offered up its biggest and brightest budding stars.
Enter the judges: Randy Jackson, country heartthrob Keith Urban and the two "ladies"...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 6:41 PM
No, you're not crazy. This week is the "Glee" Thanksgiving episode...because actually showing it on Thanksgiving would make too much sense, right, Ryan Murphy? Anywho, this week is more of a homecoming as well for the New Directions alums.
| Feb 10, 2011
| 4:22 AM
I missed the very beginning of American Idol again, but came in on a girl stalking away from auditions, crying and lamenting how she was going to tell her mother that she didn't make it. Cameraperson pointedly asks if she......
| Feb 11, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Here's Janell on the first Hollywood Week episode of American Idol. Beware, people: It's going to be brutal! And by brutal I mean that they finally have to say "no":Yo, yo dawgs! It be Hollywood week up in here! Ryan......
| Feb 17, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Janell reports on last night's dramatic group sing extravaganza!:Are you ready for the group sing? Flashbacks from previous seasons show us all of the crazies who, strangely enough, did not make it into the Top 12.* I think that’s a......