American Idol: How Fox Failed Its Golden Goose — and Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Pull the Plug
If you cheered Monday’s news that Fox will pull the plug on American Idol after it wraps Season 15 next spring, I get it. But as a longtime and still fervent member of the Church of the Six Soul-Sisters (Kelly, Carrie, ‘Tasia, READ MORE
Reality Check: The Voice's Worst Elimination Ever? Plus: Who Will (and Should) Be American Idol's Top 2?
Don’t tell me American Idol is ending in 2016. I’m not acknowledging this crippling news ’til this afternoon (once I can pull myself out of the fetal position and pull some thoughts together for an opinion piece).
Until then, let’s forge ahead with READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
American Idol to End Next Season
Ladies and gentlemen, 2016 will go down as the year the pitchy music died on Fox — the network announced Monday that American Idol‘s upcoming 15th season will be its last. READ MORE
American Idol Recap: Thank God Almighty, There's Three at Last!
It’s hard to say anything too harsh about an American Idol finalist immediately after experiencing his/her “Hometown Visit” package.
Misty-eyed mamas. Weeping dads. The contestants themselves embracing READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE PERFORMANCES
Idol's Tyanna Jones Talks 'Tightrope,' 'Stay,' and Audition-Round Struggles
Tyanna Jones isn’t one of those young American Idol contestants who never watch their performances — and wind up believing everything they did on the show was perfect. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: Did Clark Beckham Give Away His American Idol Crown? Plus: Is The Voice Final 3 Set in Stone?
American Idol‘s Chosen One (TM) getting run over by the American Idol Sabotage Bus (TM pending)?! READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
American Idol Top 4 Performance Recap: Fifty Shades of Gravy
Quick! You have one song to sum up the very soul of who you are as a human being! To quote Dennis Hopper in Speed: “What do you do? What do you do?”
If you’re a member of American Idol‘s Season 14 Top 4 (or is it 5?), you stake everything you are on… READ MORE
American Idol's Quentin Alexander on His Most Inventive Performances, Wildest Outfits and Favorite Mentor
What do H&M, Annie Lennox and New Orleans “bounce” music have in common? All of them turned out to be integral parts of Quentin Alexander’s American Idol journey. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: What's Wrong With Idol? (And Can Jax or Nick Pull an Upset?) Plus: Black Girls Rock on The Voice!
Something hinky’s been going on with American Idol the last couple weeks — and not just Harry Connick Jr.’s unfortunate attempts at “comedy.”
On this week’s all new (low-budget) installment of Reality Check READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Idol Recap: There Is No 'I' in Theme
Pop quiz time, American Idol fans!
Name the theme for Top 6 Week — not based on what Ryan Seacrest told you, but on what you saw and heard with your own eyes and ears: READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITES