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Carrie Underwood Pokes Fun At Herself On Anniversary Of Her ‘American Idol’ Win

We can hardly believe it’s been 14 years since Carrie Underwood won Season 4 of American Idol. The country star celebrated her life-changing 2005 win over the weekend with a sweet Instagram post — and a self-deprecating joke to go…

This Is Why Alejandro Aranda Missed His Scheduled Performance On ‘Live With Kelly & Ryan’

American Idol runner-up Alejandro Aranda was scheduled to perform on Live with Kelly and Ryan after the finale last week, but that didn’t end up happening. Host Ryan Seacrest explained why on the show, and it begs the question of…

Talent Showdown: Season Finale Edition – Who Won the Final Battle Between ‘American Idol’ and ‘The Voice’?

The finales have been aired, the champions have been crowned, and now all that’s left to do is see which spring singing show came out on top during the last week of the season. The Voice started things out on…

Could This Be the Reason Laine Hardy won ‘American Idol’ Over Alejandro Aranda?

American Idol fans are still reeling from Sunday’s season finale, during which Laine Hardy was announced as the newest champion of the show. It was a tough fight to the end, and while a lot of fans were rooting for…

Madison VanDenburg Sings An Encore On ‘Live With Kelly & Ryan’ Thanks To Fan Votes

Madison VanDenburg may have placed third in this season of American Idol, but the fans still love her. She was chosen as the Top 10 contestant viewers most wanted to see perform an encore on Live with Kelly and Ryan…

A Track-By-Track Review of Maddie Poppe’s New Album, “Whirlwind”

Last year’s American Idol winner Maddie Poppe just released her new album, “Whirlwind”! So, as any true fans would do, we are sitting down to listen to it track-by-track. Here are the audio recordings and our reviews for each song…

Announcement: American Idol’s Alejandro Aranda Is Going On Tour! Here’s How You Can Join:

American Idol‘s Alejandro Aranda will be taking his show to the streets! This July, he will be touring across the country. Making stops from New York to California, you can hear Alejandro LIVE! Here’s his announcement and where you can…

Lionel Richie And Luke Bryan Might Not Return To ‘American Idol’ Without Katy Perry

If Katy Perry leaves American Idol, will she take Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan with her? The series was officially renewed for a third season on ABC earlier this month, but there’s still the question of which judges will return.…

‘American Idol’ Winner Opens Up On ‘Live With Kelly And Ryan’

American Idol Winner Laine Hardy hopped on a red-eye flight to chat about his season 17 win with Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Shortly after his victory America’s heartthrob paid a visit to Live With Kelly and Ryan in New…

Maddie Poppe Appeared On The ‘American Idol’ Finale, But The Feud Isn’t Over

Last year’s American Idol winner Maddie Poppe has had some issues with the show this season. After not promoting her album and not scheduling her to perform her new single, Idol invited Maddie to the stage during Sunday night’s finale.…