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Are ‘American Idol’s Ratings Woes Because Of Katy Perry And Ryan Seacrest?

  Something we’ve been watching very closely since American Idol premiered last week is the ratings. This is an especially pressing issue because it is taking on The Voice on Monday nights. Idol started out OK but it’s ratings have…

See How Well You Watched ‘American Idol’ This Week?

  American Idol entered its second week of auditions and the competition is getting much better. The singers this week were much better than last week and it was less about Katy Perry flirting, I say less because she still…

Is The New ‘American Idol’ Too Patriotic? NBC Thinks So

  The new reboot of American Idol has people polarized. Some people like it and think it’s refreshing and new. Others think it’s a poor imitation of the original. There are certainly things to criticize about it. But a piece…

‘American Idol’s Ratings Are Down In Week Two

  American Idol premiered last Sunday with a decent share in the ratings with a 2.7 share, or 11.8 million viewers. They went down slightly on Monday night because they were going against the juggernaut of The Voice. But not…

‘American Idol’ Auditions Continue With Some More Stellar Talent

  The American Idol train rolled into Savannah, GA, New York City, LA, and Nashville, TN looking for the next great American Idol winner. They had some fantastic singers come on the show to do their thing. Besides some shade…

Katy Perry Subtly Throws Shade At Taylor Swift On ‘American Idol’

  One of the greatest feuds in the history of pop music is that of Katy Perry and Taylor Swift. The two were friends back in the day but they had a major falling out and the venom that’s still…

American Idol Contestant Kissed By Katy Perry Reveals What Really Happened

One of the biggest controversies surrounding the premiere of American Idol has been a claim of sexual harassment. No, not the Ryan Seacrest one. We’re talking about an incident that happened between American Idol judge Katy Perry and a young…

The ‘American Idol’ Reboot Is Going Out All Over The World

  Freemantle Media, who own American Idol, are not kidding around. They not only want all of America watching the reboot of the classic singing show but want the whole planet to tune in as well. They just inked a…

Updated: Did Katy Perry Sexually Harass Benjamin Glaze On ‘American Idol’?

  One of the moments on this week’s premiere of American Idol that made me cringe was when young Benjamin Glaze came on the show and was tricked into kissing Katy Perry. The problem was that it was Benjamin’s first…

The Talent Recap Show Ep. 21: ‘American Idol’ Premieres, Katy Perry Is Lonely, And ‘Wig’

Mel and I dive into our special edition of The Talent Recap Show where we discuss the premiere of American Idol. After two years away, the OG talent competition show returned with new judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke…