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Luke Bryan Discussing What Lionel Richie’s House is Like is Pretty Hilarious

Before Luke Bryan joined “American Idol” as a judge, Lionel Richie was just one of his musical heroes. Luke told Jimmy Kimmel, “I grew up and I had an older brother and older sister and I just grew up adoring him. When I got to college, you know, you gotta ride the back roads and listen … Read more

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Stole Hearts With His Performance of “Amazed” by Lonestar on “American Idol”

During “American Idol’s” Top 7 performances, the remaining contestants had to sing a song from the year they were born which, for Caleb Lee Hutchinson, was 1999. To keep in touch with his country roots, Caleb sang Lonestar’s hit song “Amazed,” which was originally released in December of 1999. While he stayed true to the … Read more

“American Idol” Will Officially Return For a Second Season With Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie

Despite the fact that the first season of the rebooted “American Idol” isn’t even over, another season is officially headed our way— as if we had any doubt. “We knew that American Idol on ABC would unleash an opportunity for singers from all walks of life to realize their dreams and that these incredible contestants would have … Read more

Katy Perry Stole the Show on “American Idol” Again By Splitting Her Pants

“American Idol” just picked its Top 12 contestants, yet once again, Katy Perry is the most talked about person on the show. This time, it’s because she split her pants and then wanted to show everyone. Earlier this season Katy kissed a contestant that’s never been kissed, threatened a contestant’s girlfriend, fell down and exposed … Read more

Katy Perry Sets Her Sights On Yet Another Male “American Idol” Contestant

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We’re beginning to think Katy Perry agreed to be a judge on “American Idol” so she could snag a boyfriend. We’re pretty sure the superstar, with stunning good looks, has a gaggle of men at her beck and call.However, on Sunday night’s (April 8) episode, Katy was looking to add one more guy to her … Read more

Ryan Seacrest Tried to Sing “Hello” with Lionel Richie, But Lionel Richie Just Took Over and It Was Amazing

If you weren’t aware, Lionel Richie is one of the greatest performers, songwriters and singers in the history of American music. So, it makes a lot of sense that “American Idol” would want him as a judge and mentor. One person, he won’t be mentoring to singing stardom anytime soon though is Ryan Seacrest. After … Read more

This “American Idol” Contestant Could Not Sing Like Mariah Carey– At All

With the rise of “The Voice” and recruited contestants on reality TV competitions, the world has sorely missed those kind of sad, kind of delusional contestants that really think they’re the next big thing. But, finally, the most recent episode of “American Idol” gave us one in Audriana Bolton. Bolton came to the show saying … Read more

“American Idol” Contestant Who Once Went Viral for the ‘Worst National Anthem Ever’ Earns Ticket to Hollywood

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Truthfully, all poor National Anthem performances now pale in comparison to Fergie’s sexual rendition at the All-Star Game, but “American Idol” hopeful Harper Grace was once the title holder after her National Anthem performance at age 10. Before taking the stage on “American Idol” to sing in front of Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel … Read more

“American Idol” Contestant Asked the Judges to Dance With Her and All Hell Broke Loose

Michelle Sussett knows that “American Idol” auditions only come around once in a lifetime, so she didn’t hold back one ounce of would-be entertainment when it was her time to shine. Sussett, who moved to Miami 3 years ago from Venezuela, sang Selena’s “Techno Cumbia,” but doing about 30 seconds of the tune, she turned on … Read more

Kelly Ripa’s “American Idol” Audition is a Must-See

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Kelly Ripa has done it all and seen it all when it comes to daytime TV. She’s been a soap star, married a soap star and has been hosting her own TV show for the last 17 years, which is why she thought it was time to really get out there and do something different. … Read more

Katy Perry Says She and Luke Bryan Are Like Brother and Sister and Lionel Richie is Their Uncle

As the “American Idol” reboot prepares to launch, we’re learning more and more about the relationships between judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie. Lionel and Luke have actually been friends for years and surprisingly, Luke counts Lionel as one of his biggest musical influences. So, to anyone who knows that it would seem … Read more

Luke Bryan Reveals Go-To Dance Moves and So Much More

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Luke Bryan is getting ready to become a judge on the reboot of “American Idol” and the Georgia native is showing of his charismatic personality in a new Radio Disney video. Radio Disney has signed on to create a new “American Idol Insider” series. While hosted by former winners and contestants, the series will be … Read more