| Jun 5, 2015
| 6:44 AM
The second to last weekend of Universal Orlando's 25th Anniversary Concert Series will feature Huey Lewis and the News and country singer Kellie Pickler.
Pickler, gained fame as a contestant on the fifth season of "American Idol." Her four studio...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 5:06 AM
WHAT: Country singer/former "American Idol" contestant/one-time "Dancing With the Stars" champion Kellie Pickler will perform Saturday at part of Universal Orlando's 25th Anniversary Concert Series. She is best known for the singles "Red High Heels" and...
| Jun 2, 2015
| 10:09 AM
Right off the bat, we get our first change to the show -- the judge's panel.
Added this year are Jason Derulo and Paula Abdul. Ugh. Paula Abdul is one of the main reasons I avoided "American Idol" for so long. Maybe she's a better choreographer than she...
| May 30, 2015
| 7:01 AM
Mariah Carey slammed her run on "American Idol" yet again.
The glitzy "Infinity" singer had no kind words for Fox's once-mighty singing competition, which she co-judged in Season 12 with Randy Jackson, rapper Nicki Minaj and country star Keith Urban....
| May 28, 2015
| 2:57 PM
Singer Kris Allen may have won the eighth season of "American Idol," but he's still a homeowner.
He took a break from hanging a ceiling fan in his new home in Nashville to talk about his May 30 concert at North Central College in Naperville. The show...
| May 26, 2015
| 5:32 AM
The reality trend transformed television in a crucial way: It made the medium more local.
People can root for hometown favorites competing on "Survivor," "American Idol," "The Voice" and other series.
Orlando viewers celebrated the victory of Alex...
| May 20, 2015
| 4:06 PM
Senior citizens sang their hearts out at the third annual Senior American Idol event last week by Orland Township.
While "American Idol" — the iconic reality TV show on which the senior event is based — will be starting its final season...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 2:16 PM
People who want to go see the parade honoring "American Idol" star Nick Fradiani in Guilford on Friday, and then see him give his free concert on the town Green, should get to town early and park at the Guilford Fairgrounds, according to a police...
| May 14, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Every week when he was performing on "American Idol," Nick Fradiani would worry before the show, saying, "I'm going home, I just know it." Clark Beckham told reporters this on Thursday, the day after Beckham was defeated for the "American Idol" title by...
| May 13, 2015
| 7:53 PM
The list that started in 2002 with then-unknown, now-superstar Kelly Clarkson has a new name: Nick Fradiani of Guilford won the 14th season of "American Idol" on Wednesday night.
The announcement came at the end of a two-hour, star-studded live season...
| May 13, 2015
| 11:55 AM
Joey Cook wanted to make it to the top five on "American Idol" so she could be a part of the show's annual summer tour.
She came up short, finishing seventh. The tour will feature the top five: Finalists Clark Beckham, Nick Fradiani and Jax, as well...