The ‘American Idol’ Judges Lack Dramatic Tension

One of the things that made the original American Idol so fun was the comedic/dramatic tension between Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul. The two were constantly bickering and they played up their created personas. Paula was the nice one that…

Katy Perry Is Always Late To ‘American Idol’

American Idol‘s reboot is coming our way in March but they’ve already started taping the auditions and whatnot that will be broadcast later. The only snag so far seems to be some diva-like behavior on the part of judge Katy…

Luke Bryan “Inspired” By ‘American Idol’ Contestants

When American Idol returns in March there will be three new judges at the table: Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, and Katy Perry. Luke Bryan has been hitting the road with the show watching auditions and seeing these singers bare the…

Fox CEO Sarcastically Wishes ‘American Idol’ Good Luck

We all know that American Idol is coming back to ABC this March. This is a departure from its original network which was Fox. Now Fox came out with their own talent show, The Four, which they claim is not…

Katy Perry Says If The New ‘American Idol’ Doesn’t Produce A Star They Are ‘Wasting Their Time’

In the early days of American Idol, the Simon Cowell years, the show produced some serious stars. Kelly Clarkson, Adam Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Clay Aiken to name just a few. But in its latter years, not so much.…

Kelly Clarkson Discusses What She Likes About ‘The Voice’ Over ‘American Idol’

We all know by now that the reboot of American Idol is coming in March but ironically the original Idol winner and its most iconic singer will not be there. Instead, Kelly Clarkson will be one of the coaches on…

‘American Idol’s Reboot Will Not Have ‘Bad Auditions’

One of the most popular features of the old American Idol was its bad auditions. This is when the network would broadcast people who either couldn’t sing or were mentally ill auditioning for the judges. Invariably, they would be mocked…

The Reboot Of ‘American Idol’ Will Challenge ‘The Voice’ Monday Nights

It was announced this week that the reboot of American Idol will be on two nights a week, Sunday and Monday at 8pm. That means that on Monday nights it will be up against The Voice. Two rival singing shows,…

‘American Idol’ Will Be On Twice A Week

We all know by now that the reboot of American Idol will premiere Sunday March 11 at 8PM. What was just confirmed is that they will also air the show on Monday nights as well. This isn’t the old days…

Sony Reaches Streaming Settlement With ‘American Idol’ Stars

If one thing has happened that shook up the music industry since these singing competition shows started with American Idol back in the early 2000s it’s the rise of streaming musical content. The model that had existed from the beginning…