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Did People Miss Ryan Seacrest On ‘American Idol’ This Week? Survey Says No

In case you missed it, Ryan Seacrest took his very first sick day from American Idol hosting duties in this Monday’s episode. In-house mentor Bobby Bones filled in for him as the Top 14 was decided. Considering Ryan has never…

The Talent Recap Show: Will A Dark Horse Win ‘American Idol’?

The duets are over on American Idol and they’ve whittled down the competition to 14 singers. We can see a few singers have become favorites to win. But could a dark horse performer sneak up and win the whole thing?…

‘The Voice’ Killed ‘American Idol’ Once…But Could It Happen Again? Here’s How We Know They’re Trying!

Ever since The Voice debuted in 2011, it has been in a head-to-head battle with American Idol for the top ratings spot. But now that Idol is back on ABC (and bringing in some impressive talent), the competition is heating…

What Maddie Poppe Thinks Of This Season’s ‘American Idol’ Contestants

Last year’s American Idol winner Maddie Poppe may be releasing new singles left and right these days, but she hasn’t forgotten her roots on the show. In fact, she watches the new episodes and live tweets her thoughts. Maddie shares…

The ‘American Idol’ Top 14 Is Decided In Night Two Of Celebrity Duets

American Idol‘s second night of celebrity duets ended with the Top 14 being decided. Ten contestants performed duets with stars like Lukas Graham, Ben Harper, Julia Michaels, and Chris Isaak. Monday’s episode also marked the first time Ryan Seacrest has…

Luke Bryan: “Blake Shelton Helped Me Get on ‘American Idol’!” …Or Did He?

In an interview with ET on the red carpet at the Academy of Country Music Awards last night, Luke Bryan spoke to host Nancy O’Dell and spilled some tea. He mentioned that Blake “helped me get on American Idol.” But…

Will Bobby Bones Replace Ryan Seacrest On ‘American Idol’ Permanently?

While Ryan Seacrest takes a sick day, Bobby Bones steps in to host American Idol. Bobby Bones People Magazine released a clip from tonights episode of American Idol showing radio host Bobby Bones filling in for Ryan. “Welcome to American…

‘American Idol’s First Night Of Celebrity Duets Ends With Three Artists Going Home

After a round of solos, American Idol‘s Top 20 returns to the stage this week to perform celebrity duets with some of music’s biggest stars. Artists such as Jason Mraz, Pat Benatar, and Shaggy joined 10 of the hopefuls on…

Who Is Laine Hardy? 10 Facts About ‘American Idol’s Comeback Kid

One of the biggest surprises to come out of this season of American Idol is the return of Laine Hardy. The 18-year-old competed last season but was eliminated before the live shows. Now he’s back and better than ever. Laine’s…

‘American Idol’ Announces All-Star Celebrity Duets With the Top 20 Including…

American Idol has announced the Top 20’s all-star duet partners! And the lineup is star-studded, featuring big names from Jason Mraz to Brett Young to Pat Benatar. Here is Idol‘s announcement from Facebook: As the post mentions, here are the…