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Clay Aiken’s Rumored Run for Congress A Reality
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Clay Aiken was rumored to be considering a run for Congress in North Carolina just a few weeks ago. Now it seems that rumor is far closer to a reality than it was before. The political website The Hill reports …

Harry Connick Jr. Cradles ‘American Idol’ Contestant

‘American Idol’ is, by all indications, trying to change its narrative this year. It (the year) might well be different, funnier, kinder, and more entertaining if Harry Connick Jr. gets his way at the judges table. ‘Idol’ viewership and rating …

Harry Connick, Jr. Gives American Idol a Facelift
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Last night the 13th season of American Idol began and, unlike last season, there was a lighthearted feel, a comic love throughout the building. For one, drama diva judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are gone. Jennifer Lopez has returned …

Jennifer Lopez: Will She Marry Casper Smart?
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Will Jennifer Lopez marry her boyfriend Casper Smart? Even though she says he is “fantastic” with her twins Max and Emme, she says she doesn’t know if she is quite ready to say “I do” again. “I’m one of those …

Harry Connick Jr.: Can He Save ‘American Idol?’
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Harry Connick Jr. will be seated in one of three judge’s seats when the new season of American Idol premieres on Wednesday January 15th. Along with Jennifer Lopez, who is returning for season 13 after having left the show following …

Crystal Bowersox “Coming Out for Christmas”
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Since Crystal Bowersox became the season 9 runner up of American Idol, she mostly stayed away from the media. She focused exclusively on defining herself as an artist. However, around Christmas, she released a single that caused many to once …

Crystal Bowersox Comes Out via Song
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Crystal Bowersox released a Christmas song this year that not only tugs at the heartstrings, but also serves as an announcement of sort for the former American Idol runner up. I’m Coming Out for Christmas is a poignant look at …

Clay Aiken Considers Congressional Run

Clay Aiken, American Idol’s runner-up in 2003, is considering a run for Congress in North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district. The 35-year-old has taken some of the first steps toward officially throwing his hat into the ring. In addition to having …

Jennifer Lopez is Britney Spears’ (American) Idol
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Jennifer Lopez is reportedly returning to the next season of American Idol, but it seems she’s been an idol for a long time–for Britney Spears. The Las Vegas performer admits she’s long looked to J Lo as a singer and …

Kellie Pickler Performed for Troops on Christmas

Kellie Pickler spent Christmas in Afghanistan performing for U.S. troops stationed there as part of the USO Tour. The men and women at Kandahar Airfield no doubt welcomed the visit, the songs and the laughter the former American Idol contestant …

Kellie Pickler Does Duet With Fans In Afghanistan
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Donning camouflage leggings and sparkling boots, country music singer Kellie Pickler took to the stage in Afghanistan on Christmas day to sing to U.S. troops. The 27 year old “American Idol” finalist and winner of “Dancing With the Stars” is …

Christina Aguilera & Lady Gaga Join for ‘The Voice’

Fans of The Voice were in for a treat during Tuesday’s Season 5 finale when Christina Aguilera and Lady Gaga performed together. During the show, Lady Gaga took a moment to share her excitement about the opportunity to collaborate with …

Kelly Clarkson and Family’s Perfect (And Hilarious) Christmas Photo

Kelly Clarkson has been making herself known in the news, lately, for both good and bad reasons. She recently had a chat with daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres about the name of the child she and her husband are …

Kelly Clarkson Slams Cheating Rumors Via Twitter

Kelly Clarkson has been making headlines lately, but not for the typical celebrity gossip…until now. Not only did Clarkson marry her long-time boyfriend and manager’s son, Brandon Blackstock back in October, she announced that she was expecting her first child …

Nicki Minaj Posts More Revealing Pics on Instagram
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Nicki Minaj likes to take selfies and put them up on her Instagram account. Today, the former American Idol judge and rap superstar is trending on the internet because of her focus on one particular area of her body. Yes, …

Nicki Minaj Selfie Exposes Ample Cleavage
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Selfies are nothing new for Nicki Minaj. The former American Idol judge has sent them via Twitter and shared them on Instagram–all while exposing herself in various stages of undress. Her Halloween selfie was her most recent–until she shared a …

Kelly Clarkson Is Pregnant With Her First Child

Kelly Clarkson has just announced to the world that she is pregnant. The former American Idol star is expecting her first child with her husband, Brandon Blackstock. Clarkson made it no secret that she wanted to get pregnant earlier this …

Kelly Clarkson Expecting First Child

Just a few short weeks after tying the knot to Brandon Blackstock, Kelly Clarkson has announced that they are expecting their first child together. Clarkson made the announcement via Twitter yesterday saying, “I’m pregnant!!! Brandon and I are so excited! …

Raquel Welch: Was She Frozen in Time?
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Was Raquel Welch somehow frozen in time? The 73-year-old beauty appeared on Saturday at the 2013 Governors Awards, and her looks rival those of a 40-year-old woman. Wearing an off-the-shoulder red gown, with a V-neck plunging down to there and …

Nicki Minaj Not “Satan” Mariah Carey Talked About

It was obvious that Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey were not the best of friends during their time spent judging the popular singing show, “American Idol”. This was why many people thought Minaj was the person Carey was referring to …

Harry Connick Jr. Takes on Mariah Carey on Twitter

Former American Idol judge Mariah Carey made headlines earlier this week when she talked about how much she hated being on the show during a radio interview. Harry Connick Jr., one of the new judges for the upcoming season, made …