The First Time We Met Kelly Clarkson

Right now, Kelly Clarkson has three GRAMMY award wins and has sold 25 million albums and 36 million singles worldwide. Almost every single she has released has charted and she seems to be everyone’s best friend from Reba McEntire to Garth Brooks to Blake Shelton and everyone in between. Her vocal range is un-categorical and … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Performs Her First Hit… 12 Years Later

“A Moment Like This” only happens once every 12 years or so, right? Kelly Clarkson performed her “American Idol” winning song this past weekend during the Miss Vietnam competition. Clarkson was the first “American Idol” winner in 2002 and hasn’t looked back since. She’s been nominated for seven GRAMMY awards and has won three. She’s … Read more

The First Time We Met Carrie Underwood

Remember when Carrie Underwood was just a girl from a small town with scrunchie hair and an off-the-shoulder shirt from Old Navy? We barely remember it, so we took to the archives to remind of us that weird, weird time when Simon Cowell asked Carrie about her third nipple. Her what? yeah. See for yourself. … Read more

Guy on American Idol Sang “Folsom Prison Blues,” and We Liked It

If you love Johnny Cash, it’s sometimes painful to listen to others try and sing his songs. So, usually, we just don’t advocate for people trying at all. However, last night on “American Idol,” Ben Briley put his own spin on the tune by speeding it up and adding a bit of a lively band … Read more

5 Best Worst American Idol Auditions

With the season premiere of “American Idol” tonight, it’s hard to not think about some of my favorite past contestants– Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson and obviously, Danny Gokey (kidding!). It’s also hard to not think about my favorite past auditions. Years later, I’m still asking myself, “Are these people real humans?” See for yourself. 1. … Read more