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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…

Blake Shelton Helped Luke Bryan With His ‘American Idol’ Deal

We all know that Luke Bryan is going to be one of the judges on the rebooted version of American Idol in March. He was the second judge added after Katy Perry was signed back in the summer to a…

‘American Idol’ Alum Carrie Underwood Disfigured After Fall

Carrie Underwood is one of the biggest stars to come out of a reality TV talent show. She won the fourth season of American Idol in 2005 and went on to sell millions of records. Unfortunately, back in November after…

Talent Competition Shows of 2018

2017 was a great year for talent competitions, from Darci Lynne to Rak-Su to Chloe Kohanski. Could 2018 possibly top it? Here are all the talent shows 2018 coming your way. The Four: Battle for Stardom Starts: January 4 Network:…

Kelly Clarkson Happy To Be Free Of ‘American Idol’ Record Deal

When Kelly Clarkson won the first season of American Idol way back in the mists of time she became a household name overnight. Everyone knew who Kelly Clarkson was. More than anyone who came after on any of the shows,…