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Kanye West : Will he become the next American Idol Judge?

Kanye West is in talks to become an ‘American Idol’ judge although the rapper is unsure of he wants to do it.

Kanye West is in talks to become an 'American Idol' judge
Kanye West is in talks to become an ‘American Idol’ judge

The ‘Stronger’ rapper is said to be negotiating with producers to join the judging panel of the singing talent show, according to gossip website Continue Reading

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Nicki Minaj joins American Idol as one of the new judges

Nicki Minaj is set to be unveiled as the new ‘American Idol’ judge, joinng Mariah Carey on the panel of the talent show.

Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj

The ‘Super Bass’ singer is reportedly close to signing a deal to join Mariah Carey on the judging panel of the American talent show. Continue Reading

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Aretha Franklin as the New American Idol Judge

After Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler left American Idol as Judges, We are pretty sure that American Idol is now looking for new Judges for the season 12 of Americas longest running Singing Reality TV Show.

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Aretha Franklin wants to be an American Idol Judge

“The Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin told CNN via e-mail Saturday that she wants to join American Idol as a judge. Aretha Franklin is 18-time Grammy winner and she is a longtime fan of American Idol.

Randy Jackson, who has been an American Idol judge since the show’s 2002 debut, is the only remaining judge.

Other celebrities vying for the vacant seats reportedly include Mariah Carey and Idol Season 8 runner-up, Adam Lambert.

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American Idol Update : Jennifer Lopez quits American Idol

After Steven Tyler announcement that he is oficially leaving American idol, Jennifer Lopez announced earlier that she will not come back for the Season 12 of American Idol.

Jennifer Lopez Quits American Idol
Jennifer Lopez Quits American Idol

“I honestly feel like the time has come — that I have to get back to do the other things I do and have put on hold because I do love ‘Idol’ so much,” – Jennifer told Ryan Seacrest during an interview on his radio show. Continue Reading

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Steven Tyler leaves American Idol

Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler just announced that he will no longer be part of American Idol Season 12 after a two-year stint.

steven tyler left american idol“After some long … hard … thoughts … I’ve decided it’s time for me to let go of my mistress American Idol before she boils my rabbit,” he said in a statement (and a reference to the film Fatal Attraction) released by Fox.

“I strayed from my first love, Aerosmith, and I’m back — but instead of begging on my hands and knees, I’ve got two fists in the air and I’m kicking the door open with my band.”

This season has the lowest ratings compare to last years record. This year, Ratings were down 23% last season, to 20 million viewers for Wednesday performance shows.

And for the first time since 2003, American Idol lost its crown as TV’s most watched show to NBC’s Sunday Night Football.

Auditions for American Idol Season 12, which is set to launch in January 2013, are already underway.

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Jessica Sanchez was best dressed on American Idol Season 11

Jessica Sanchez is not only the best performer in last wednesdays showdown, she was also the best dressed among the rest wearing an ethereal one-shoulder royal blue gown.

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Jessica Sanchez

Jessica Sanchez’s rendition of Witney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You” was everything you’d want in a big “Idol” moment. She performed with a gorgeous tone and her stage presence is totally memorable. Steven Tyler even said, “You may be the one — you just made 40 million people cry.”

Based on News and Blog reviews of last wednesdays episode, Jessica Sanchez officially became the one to beat on “American Idol” Season 11. While Justin B is busy looking for flights to canada from uk, heres Jessica making her name and now getting more and more popular.

It was the right song for her and it gave her the chance to show the world her huge voice; another standing ovation from the judges and hundreds of audience.

Jennifer Lopez said, “Just amazing, I’m speechless. … God bless you!”

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2010 American Idols Live Tour Concert in Atlantic City New Jersey

American Idols LIVE! Tour 2010 will hit the road this summer and will make a stop on July 10th in Atlantic City New Jersey at the Mark G. Etess Arena.

Crystal Bowersox
Crystal Bowersox

Fans will get a chance to see all ten of the finalists perform including the 2 finalists Crystal Bowersox and winner Lee DeWyze. Lucky fans will also get a chance to meet their favorite performer allowing them to thank the fans personally for the votes given throughout this year’s season.

Ticket packages went on sale for the tour on May 26th, but many great seats are available still and can be purchased from

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2010 American Idols Live Tour Concert in Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Hugely popular American TV show American Idol is getting ready to take off on their annual summer tour trek across North America.

On July 11th, the tour will make a stop at in Philadelphia Pennsylvania at the Wachovia Center.

This tour will be made up of all ten of the finalists from the show including the final two, Lee DeWyze and Crystal Bowersox.

Lucky fans may get a chance to meet their favorite idol, but at the least will be able to witness these performances for the very first time.

Fans can get more information from Live Nation as well as secure their tickets there.

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2010 American Idols Live Tour Concert in Auburn Hills, MI

America’s top rated show American Idol will make 49 stops on its annual tour this summer.

The tour will stop at top arenas and amphitheaters across North America giving fans an opportunity to see their favorite’s performing live.

Crystal Bowersox Tour with fellow American Idol 2010 Finalists

The tour kicks off at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Detroit on July 1st and finishes up in Pittsburgh on September 14.

The troupe will be comprised of the last 10 finalists including winner Lee DeWyze and runner up Crystal Bowersox.

Each Idol will have the chance to meet the very people who voted for them as well as perform at these incredible venues.

Tickets went on sale on May 26th, and fans are being directed to various ticket reservation sites to purchase tickets in advance.

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Philippines Mega Manila TV Ratings May 26,2010

For almost two straight weeks, Wowowee continued to dominate the noontime race even without Willie Revillame.

Theres no confirmed news yet if Cesar Montano will really host Wowowie after Robin Padillabut definitely Robin cannot extend his Wowowee hosting for another week since he has a scheduled shoot for his Star Cinema movie with Toni Gonzaga.

From AGB Nielsen, Heres the Mega Manila overnight ratings for ABS-CBN 2 and GMA7 TV programs last Wednesday May 26,2010.

Diz Iz It 9.9% vs. Showtime 15%;
Eat Bulaga 14.8% vs. Wowowee 16.7%;
Daisy Siete 10.2% at Gumapang Ka sa Lusak 10% vs. Rosalka 12.2%;
Basahang Ginto 12.9% vs. Precious Hearts 12.3% at Banana Split 9.9%;
Ripley’s Believe It or Not 8.7% vs. Naruto 8%;
Take Me Out 8.1% vs. PBB Teen Clash Uber 8.6%;
First Time 11.7% vs. Momay 18.7%;
24 Oras 20.9% vs. TV Patrol 28.1%;
Panday Kids 22.3% vs. Agua Bendita 29.4%;
The Last Prince 27.1% vs. Kung Tayo’y Magkakalayo 26.6% at Rubi 24.4%;
Diva 27.7% vs. PBB Teen Clash 20.6%;
Queen Seon Deok 22.8% vs. Showbiz News Ngayon 11%.

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2010 American Idols Live Tickets

Now that the American Idol Season 9 is over, that doesn’t mean it will be the last chance to see your favorite Idol!

This summer, join Casey, Crystal, Lee DeWyze, Michael, Katie, Aaron, Tim, Siobhan, Andrew, and Didi as they hit the road for the 2010 American Idol Tour!

Lee Dewyze American Idol Winner

American Idols Live will begin in Auburn Hills, MI, on July 1 and end in Pittsburgh, PA, on September 14.

The 10 finalists will visit over three dozen cities in all, so get your American Idols tickets and see this year’s contenders on the same stage one more time!

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Charice to join American TV series Glee

After a week of internet popularity about Jollibee showing in a Glee Episode, There is a rumor floating around that Philippine singer Charice Pempengco is joining the hit US TV show Glee.

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Will Charice Show up in Glee?

Is this true? Well, Charice’s manager in the US maintains that it is still just a rumor. However, Charice’s Philippine manager Grace Mendoza told Inquirer Entertainment that Charice was indeed joining the show. Continue Reading

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History Of American Idol : The Worlds most popular TV Show?

American Idol is America’s very own TV talent show which aired on Fox networks for the first time in 2002. this show received the highest ratings ever in television history. The original pop idol of British television created by Simon Fuller gave way to American idol.

Pop idol was started in the year 2001 and was a big hit in British television. National auditions are held every year for selection to compete in the rounds where a panel of 3 judges decide on the fate of every singer. Phone in voting systems allow for elimination of singers and selection of the number of contestants the next rounds up to the final.

The previous complete panel of judges changes between 4 people and comprises of any 3 at a time. Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson and Kara Diogardi are the assortment of music producers and music directors who form the panel. Ryan Seacrest hosts the show and the American idol band is directed by Rickey Minor. The show is aired on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in the USA.

The contestants on the show have to be free of any concurrent binding contracts for example record deals, talent acquisition contracts, etc although they may have had some in their past. Full time residents and citizens of the USA are eligible to participate in the show which has a permissible age of 16-28 in the current schedules but was allowing in the age range of 16-24 previously. Continue Reading

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Pilipinas Got Talent on ABS- CBN

ABS-CBN announced their recently acquired licence to air the Pinoy Version of the Britain’s Got Talent which is dubbed as Pilipinas Got Talent.

Before PGT, TV5 is already airing a show named Talentadong Pinoy which has a very similar format when compared to British Got Talent.

According to reports, Kris Aquino will be the host of the talent show but as to the Jurors, will it be a surprising set? Pilipinas Got Talent will air in 2010 on the Philippines largest TV Network – ABS-CBN.

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