Lionel Richie Leads an Emotional Reprise of “We Are the World” on “American Idol”

Lionel Richie We are the world on american idol

If ever the world needed some inspirational words, it is now. And Lionel Richie and his American Idol counterparts just gave some to the world. On the season finale of American Idol on Sunday (May 17,) Richie brought together an all-star lineup of stars from the singing competition to sing his 1985 classic “We are … Read more

‘American Idol’ Judges Break Down Over Subway Singer Just Sam’s Emotional Audition

Just Sam audition of Andra Day Rise Up on American Idol

Tears were a-plenty during the first night of auditions on ABC’s American Idol, but no contestant affected judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie the way subway singer Just Sam did. In the promotional package about the 20-year-old aspiring singer from Harlem, viewers learned that Samantha Diaz, who goes by the stage name “Just … Read more