Randy Jackson has moved into the informal Lead Judge spot this season of American Idol, filling the void Simon Cowell left. Randy may not be as mean as Simon, but hes the judge most listened to by America, the one most reflective of the way America votes. more
This week, 'American Idol''s Top 7 finally get to sing songs that aren't older than they are, and we're psyched to see what fresh tunes the kids come up with. Will Scotty McCreery country-fy Bieber? Will Lauren Alaina go Gaga? Doubtful, but hopefully the more
Last night's bottom three gave us a look at how America is voting. It looks like the performances may affect the voting a little bit from week to week, but in the end people will vote for their favorites from here on out. With the judges rarely providing more
After a year of curses, one of my favorites finally goes home. I’ve had terrible trouble with my favorite American Idol contestants this year. First, there was my favorite contestant of all time (Molly Dewolf Swenson) being cruelly cast away b more
If you had a hard time sitting through Wednesday night's 90-minute 'American Idol' love-in, you're not alone. Since the live shows began, the judges' commentary has devolved more and more into irrelevant, repetitive hyperbole, with even 10-year 'Idol' vet more
Season 1 winner Kelly Clarkson returns to the American Idol stage with country singer Jason Aldrean. See if you can spot his face beneath the giant brim of his cowboy hat.
Too cute! Country crooners Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina sing a sweet duet to Lady Antebellums American Honey. Catch their previous duet of "I Told You So" by Randy Travis here.
While the Internet continues to rumble with rumors that 'American Idol' (Thu., 8PM ET on FOX) Haley Reinhart and Casey Abrams are more than just friends, the two of them showed real sparks of chemistry on Thursday night's results show.
Paired for a duet more