American Idol Winner Maddie Poppe on Her Debut Album, Meeting Kermit and That 'Awkward' Finale Hand Holding
We all know Maddie Poppe can sing and play guitar — she is ABC’s first-ever American Idol winner, after all — but did you know she also boasts a secret third talent? READ MORE
American Idol: Gabby Barrett Reflects on 'Bittersweet' Finale Results, Talks Maddie and Caleb's 'Love Connection'
For the third-place finalist in American Idol‘s inaugural season on ABC, one word prevails when describing the experience: “bittersweet.” READ MORE
Ratings: American Idol Tops The Voice for First Time With Season Finale
American Idol‘s Season 16 finale drew 8.7 million total viewers and a 1.6 demo rating, edging out The Voice to top Monday night in both measures. READ MORE
American Idol: William Hung, Sanjaya and More Reunite for Kimmel Parody
In celebration of American Idol‘s Season 16 finale on Monday night, Jimmy Kimmel hosted the Idol reunion we never knew we wanted. (Well, “wanted” is a term we use loosely.) READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
American Idol Finale Recap: Did the Right Singer Win Season 16?
ABC crowned its first American Idol on Monday in a two-hour finale that also welcomed a wild assortment of celebrity guests, both human and Muppet. READ MORE & WEIGH IN
American Idol Finale (Night 1) Recap: Which Contestant Secured Your Vote?
Steve Perry! Bobby Bones! A new wig for Katy Perry! All of the stars came out for Sunday’s American Idol, the first half of Season 16’s two-part finale, which gave the Top 3 one last chance to earn viewers’ votes. READ MORE & WEIGH IN
American Idol Finale: Who Will Win Season 16? And Who Should Win?
Democracy isn’t exactly foolproof — just ask those sad saps in Riverdale — but here’s hoping America gets it right this time around. READ MORE & CAST YOUR VOTE
American Idol Recap: Top 3 Revealed! Who's Getting Carrie'd to the Finale?
Sunday’s American Idol found this season’s Top 5 tackling the hits of Carrie Underwood, while also paying tribute to the women that got them this far. WATCH PERFORMANCES & WEIGH IN
American Idol's Elimination Problem: Give Us More Time to Say Goodbye!
For a show that claims to love creating big “moments,” American Idol sure is willfully missing out on some golden opportunities this season. READ MORE
Ratings: Instinct and NCIS: LA Tick Up; Last Man Steady With Finale
CBS’ Instinct this Sunday drew 7 million total viewers and a 0.7 rating, ticking up the demo week-to-week.
Leading out of that, NCIS: LA READ MORE