Part of the contract that American Idol finalists must sign says they cannot join a record label outside of the ones associated with the show until the contract expires. Well, that date has now passed, and this year's seventh place finalist, Colton Dixon more
On the heels of American Idol Season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez’s deal with Interscope Records, Idol alums Pia Toscano and Kris Allen have decided to part ways with 19 Entertainment. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Pia split with 19 Recordings and more
The season 11 standout scores a contract with EMI Christian Music Group label Sparrow Records, joining another "Idol" grad, season five's Mandisa.
When Season 12 of American Idol launches, there might be four judges instead of three seated front and center, and Randy Jackson may or may not be one of them. The New York Post reports that Randy was less than pleased when producers approached him about more
After he posted a photo of himself wearing a Santa hat in the studio, there was little doubt that Scotty McCreery was working on a holiday album, although his label declined to reveal any further details. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/the-beat-goes-on/posts more
The judging carousel at "American Idol" continues to turn, with country star Keith Urban getting closer to joining the show officially.Urban is on the verge of signing a contract to judge the show's 12th season, but the deal isn't quite finished, TMZ repo more
The veteran cast member -- and Mariah Carey's co-manager -- is said to be taking a mentor role for season 12 of the Fox show.