Twitv01

News for American Idol

'American Idol's Jax reveals she's battling thyroid cancer

This article originally appeared on PEOPLE.com. Jaxleft everything she had on the American Idol stage each week when she competed on the shows fourteenth season, but for the last few months, the singer has been secretly battling cancer. In a new interview withMy Central Jersey......   Read More... http://feeds.ew.com/~r/entertainmentweekly/tv/coverage/~3/jkmaHsY7t1U/american-idol-jax-thyroid-cancer

'American Idol' Contestants React to Mariah Carey Calling Show "Abusive"

"She was always treated with respect and courtesy from the producers," said 'Idol' alum Lazaro Arbos. ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/K2rWe2Td8N8/american-idol-contestants-react-mariah-917854

Nigel Lythgoe Offers His Polite British Shade to Mariah After She Called American Idol Abusive

It's like he's reading your mind.   Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2016/08/nigel-lythgoe-responds-to-mariahs-idol-comments.html?mid=full-rss-vulture

Nigel Lythgoe Responds to Mariah Carey's Comment That 'Idol' Was "Abusive"

The ex-'American Idol' producer reacted to comments Carey made earlier on Wednesday.  Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/m8In6ChaB-w/mariah-carey-american-idol-abusive-producer-nigel-lythgoe-response-917162

Mariah Carey: American Idol Was the Most Abusive Experience

Mariah Carey is still hurting from her time on American Idol. It was the most abusive experience, the pop diva told reporters at the Television Critics Associations Summer press tour in Beverly Hills on Wednesday. Youve just driven me to drink, she added, directing her responseto the reporter who asked her about the show. Producers of her new E! docu-series, Mariahs World, had passed around flutes of champagne. Carey sipped from hers throughout her session.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/mariah-carey-american-idol-was-the-most-abusive-experience/

American Idol Alum John Stevens Fractures Skull After Getting Hit By Van

  American Idol alum John Stevens was hit by a van while jogging in Chelsea, Mass., last week. According to the Boston Globe , Stevens, who finished sixth on American Idol Season 3, was jogging with earbuds in when he was hit. He suffered a fractured skull, a broken arm and deafness in his right ear.   Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/american-idol-alum-john-stevens-got-hit-by-a-van/?rss=breakingnews

American Idol Sues Season 11 Champ Phillip Phillips For $6 Million

We doubt Phillip Phillips will be considering American Idol his Home for much longer.   Read More... http://feeds.wetpaint.com/~r/wetpaint/latest/excerpt/~3/cdY1tDd9nYk/

Former American Idol Host Brian Dunkleman Accused of Abuse by Estranged Wife

Former American Idol host Brian Dunkleman has been accused of abuse by his estranged wife in a recent filing by Kaleas lawyers petitioning for a legal separation. According to the filing obtained by People , Kalea Dunkleman accuses TV personalityof emotional and physical abuse in the documents, calling him a danger to their three-year-old son, Jackson. Following the couples separation, Dunkleman moved to New York and obtained an emergency order that granted him sole custody.  Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/former-american-idol-host-brian-dunkleman-accused-of-abuse-by-estranged-wife/

American Idol Alum Lauren Alaina Opens Up About Bulimia Battle (VIDEO)

Lauren Alaina may not have won American Idol , but she has always won our hearts.   Read More... http://feeds.wetpaint.com/~r/wetpaint/latest/excerpt/~3/oZ14weiKufM/

Rickey Smith, American Idol Finalist, Killed in Car Crash (Report)

Rickey Smith, a Season 2 finalist on American Idol, died early Friday morning in a car crash just outside of Oklahoma City, TMZ reports. He was 36. According to KOCO 5 ,the crash occurred when a pickup truck traveling the wrong way on I-240 struck Smiths Honda Accord shortly after 3 a.m. Friday. Smith died in the crash. The driver of the pickup truck, 27-year-old Gerardo Cerda Jr., was hospitalized. Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers detected the smell of alcohol on Cerda, KOCO reports. A spokesman for the Oklahoma Highway Patrol told TheWrap that officers are consulting with the district attorney to determine what kind of charges might be filed.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/rickey-smith-american-idol-finalist-killed-in-car-crash/
Twitv01