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WATCH Sarcastic ‘American Idol’ Contestant Get On The Judges’ Last Nerve

Some contestants on shows like American Idol just can’t seem to get along with the judges. Often, they’re angry for being rejected. But Andrew Fenlon got off on the wrong foot before he even started singing. Andrew had a sarcastic…

Street Singer On ‘American Idol’ Makes Jennifer Lopez Cry With Original Song [VIDEO]

Hollywood Anderson shared an original song during his American Idol audition in 2015. While the song was amazing and made Jennifer Lopez emotional, so was his story about overcoming homelessness. Where is Hollywood today? Hollywood Anderson’s Original Song Moved The…

Rejected ‘American Idol’ Singer Lashes Out At Paula Abdul [VIDEO]

Not everyone who auditions for talent shows like American Idol can make it through to the next round. But some contestants take their rejection better than others. Rhonetta Johnson, for instance, took it very badly in Season 5. After the…

Contestant Butchers Simon Cowell’s Favorite Song But That’s Not All, He Also… [VIDEO]

It takes a lot of guts to sing Simon Cowell’s favorite song in front of him, but unfortunately one American Idol contestant didn’t do it justice when he auditioned for Season 6 of the show. Nicholas Zitzmann was 27 years…

The Text That Ended Katy Perry And Russell Brand’s Marriage

Katy Perry is currently experiencing the bliss of being a first-time mother. The American Idol judge welcomed daughter Daisy just a few days ago with fiance Orlando Bloom. But life for Katy wasn’t always so happy and full of love.…

Contestant ADMITS She Can’t Sing But Still Wants To Be The Next American Idol [VIDEO]

American Idol has seen its fair share of hopefuls who can’t carry a tune. But very few contestants actually admit that they can’t sing. Sarah Goldberg, however, thought her tone-deafness would be an advantage. Sarah was lucky that Simon Cowell…

Contestant Brings Mom For Awkward Audition That Has Simon Cowell Stopping The Audition Midway [VIDEO]

American Idol was no stranger to bad singers back in the day, and they were usually quite unusual characters to go along with their off-key voices. Take, for example, Darwin “Misha” Reedy. Misha auditioned for Season 6 of the show,…

This Singer’s Voice Was So BAD That The Judges Couldn’t Stop Laughing [VIDEO]

American Idol has had its fair share of cringeworthy auditions, but Steven Thoen’s might take the cake. In 2007, Steven auditioned for the show with a cover of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” The judges couldn’t contain their laughter as Steven performed…

Katy Perry And Orlando Bloom Welcome Baby Girl

Congratulations are in order for Katy Perry and her fiancé Orlando Bloom after the pair welcomed a baby girl on Wednesday, August 26. They first announced the birth of their daughter via the foundation UNICEF in which they serve as…

WATCH Simon Cowell Call This Contestant ‘The Worst Singer In The World’

Way back in Season 2 of American Idol, Simon Cowell discovered “the worst singer in the world.” His name was Keith Beukelaer, and he auditioned for the show with a questionable Madonna cover. Judges Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson tried…