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Talent Competition Shows of 2018

2017 was a great year for talent competitions, from Darci Lynne to Rak-Su to Chloe Kohanski. Could 2018 possibly top it? Here are all the talent shows 2018 coming your way. The Four: Battle for Stardom Starts: January 4 Network:…

Kelly Clarkson Happy To Be Free Of ‘American Idol’ Record Deal

When Kelly Clarkson won the first season of American Idol way back in the mists of time she became a household name overnight. Everyone knew who Kelly Clarkson was. More than anyone who came after on any of the shows,…

Disney’s Label Hollywood Records Will Release ‘American Idol’ Winner

The big prize at the end of American Idol has always been a big record contract. In the early days it was with Sony and later Interscope Records and Big Machine Records. These companies had huge hits with American Idol…

Fox’s ‘The Four’ Tries to Distract from ‘American Idol’s Debut on ABC

Is Fox trolling ABC? The network canceled American Idol after 15 seasons. But instead of simply disappearing, the show was picked up by ABC, which will air a new season starting March 11. With its ratings juggernaut now on ABC, and America’s…

‘Star Wars’s BB-8 Auditions For ‘American Idol’ Because Disney

One of the most anticipated movies of the year is Star Wars: The Last Jedi which hits theaters December 15th. I already have my tickets for opening day, of course. Now is the time when we are going to be…

Katy Perry Discusses Her Judging Style On ‘American Idol’

One of the most anticipated aspects of the upcoming reboot of American Idol is what Katy Perry will be like as a judge. Will she be mean like Simon? Hippy dippy like Paula Abdul? Maybe flirtatious like Nicole Scherzinger on The…

How Well Are The ‘American Idol’ Judges Working With Each Other?

When ABC put together their motley rag-tag group of judges for their reboot of American Idol, there was a serious question as to how well these very different artists were going to interact. Was Katy Perry going to be a…

‘American Idol’ Awards Its First Golden Ticket On ‘Dancing With The Stars’

Last week during the American Music Awards people got to pick from three contestants, (Maris, Dominique Smith, and Britney Holmes), that were initially eliminated from auditions for a second chance. American Idol judge Lionel Richie was on hand to announce the winner…

Here’s How To Vote For The American Idol Hopefuls

Vote For Your Favorite Singer For three Idol hopefuls, the journey isn’t over. Watch their second-chance auditions above and vote for your favorite! One lucky singer will receive a Golden Ticket to Hollywood Week. Click on this link to vote:…

Detroit Lion Marvin Jones Tries Out For ‘American Idol’

Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones is a man of many talents. Two touchdown catches in Green Bay led the winning effort. He also has a great voice, and actually tried out for American Idol. Posted by Brad Galli WXYZ on…