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'American Idol' Will Only Have One More Season

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.12.2015 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Fox executives explained the network's decision to cancel "American Idol" after its fifteenth season on a conference call with industry repor...

Fox's New Midseason Schedule Revealed

Posted 10.25.2013 | TV

Premiere dates for Fox's midseason shows, including the 13th season of "American Idol" and the second season of "The Following," have been announced. ...

Is 'American Idol' Racist?

Posted 07.25.2013 | TV

"American Idol" is being sued by 10 black former contestants, claiming they were kicked off the show in their respective seasons because of their race...

J. Hud Judging 'Idol' Is Reportedly A Done Deal

Posted 05.30.2013 | TV

If the latest reports about Jennifer Hudson and "American Idol" are any indication, Season 13 of the long-running Fox reality series could see the all...

Did Mariah Carey Lip-Sync On 'American Idol'?

Posted 05.17.2013 | TV

On Thursday's finale of "American Idol," judge Mariah Carey delivered an ... interesting performance (above). The pop legend sang a medley of "Vis...

Later, Dawg!

Posted 05.10.2013 | TV

After 12 years, Randy Jackson is leaving "American Idol," the longtime judge told E! News. After more than a decade of "pitchy" comments and "yo, d...

How Rosie O'Donnell Helped Kree Get Her Start

Posted 05.09.2013 | TV

Kree Harrison may be vying to win "American Idol," but the Fox reality competition series is hardly the 22-year-old Texas native's first time at the r...


Posted 05.16.2013 | TV

"American Idol" is reportedly getting new judges and a big makeover for Season 13. According to TheWrap, current judges -- Randy Jackson, Mariah C...

'American Idol' Reveals Top 10 Finalists

Posted 05.07.2013 | TV

Your "American Idol" Top 10 have been revealed! After weeks of auditions, tears, triumphs and failures, the finalists for "American Idol" Season 12...

'American Idol' Contestant Fabricated Sob Story

Posted 04.06.2013 | TV

"American Idol" hopeful Matt Farmer had quite the story when he auditioned for Season 12 of the Fox reality series in Long Beach, CA. When he appe...

Nicki Minaj &Mariah Carey Almost Said 'No' To 'American Idol'

Posted 01.03.2013 | TV

After Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler backed out of "American Idol" for Season 12, Fox went into full-fledged search mode as they looked for the next ...

Nicki and Mariah's 'Idol' Feud Spotlighted In New Commercial

Posted 12.11.2012 | TV

The new season of "American Idol" doesn't premiere until January 16 (8 p.m. EST on Fox), but the publicity machine has been working overtime to hype t...

Steven Tyler Slams Nicki Minaj & Mariah Carey's 'Idol' Antics

Posted 11.26.2012 | TV

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler is well-known for being outspoken -- a trait he demonstrated with hilarious regularity on "American Idol" -- so it's n...

WATCH: New 'Idol' Promo Is All About Nicki Minaj

Posted 11.16.2012 | TV

Make way for Nicki! With the Season 12 premiere of "American Idol" only a couple months away, judge Nicki Minaj is teasing an exciting new season,...

When Will 'The Following' & 'Idol' Premiere?

Posted 10.24.2012 | TV

Fox has announced its winter premiere dates for new show "The Following" and returning shows "American Idol" and "Touch." First off, the two-night ...

Nicki Minaj Addresses 'American Idol' Judging Rumors

Posted 09.07.2012 | TV

As the "American Idol" rumor mill continues to churn, Nicki Minaj is finally addressing speculation that she could be sitting on the judges panel for ...

Randy Jackson Out As 'Idol' Judge?

Posted 08.31.2012 | TV

Looks like the rumors are true! While fellow judges Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez left the judges panel "American Idol" back in July, Randy Jack...

Joe Jonas: Nick Would Bring Tough Love To 'Idol'

Posted 08.15.2012 | TV

"American Idol" is looking for a new judge, and Nick Jonas is the man for the job ... at least according to his brother. "He’s a great producer,...

Mariah Carey Nears Deal As New 'American Idol' Judge

Posted 07.21.2012 | TV

The rumor mill may be on to something. According to Deadline, Mariah Carey is in final talks to join the judges panel on Fox's "American Idol," report...

'Idol' Exec 'Shocked' By J. Lo's Exit

Posted 07.16.2012 | TV

When Jennifer Lopez made her official "American Idol" exit last week, no one was more surprised than the show's executive producer Nigel Lythgoe. ...

'Idol' Judges Panel Shake Up: Mariah In, Randy Out?

Posted 07.13.2012 | TV

It's been quite a week in "American Idol" news, and a few other big changes may be headed to the Fox singing competition show. According to Us Wee...

Could Adam Lambert Be The Next 'American Idol' Judge?

Posted 07.10.2012 | TV

Is Adam Lambert trading the stage for the "American Idol" judges' panel? According to E! news, the Season 8 runner-up is in talks to appear as a j...

'American Idol' Elimination Recap: The Final 3 Revealed

Laura Prudom | Posted 07.10.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

There was a whole lot of "meh" during this week's "American Idol" performance show, and it should've been fairly obvious from the start just who the endangered contestant was. But, because the voting public is a fickle and capricious monster, I'm perennially braced for a shocking result.

'American Idol's' Toughest Elimination Yet

Posted 05.04.2012 | TV

"American Idol" (Wednesdays and Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET on Fox) is down to its top four, but to get there, contestants faced one of the toughest elimin...

'American Idol' Recap: The Top 8 Perform Songs From The '80s

Laura Prudom | Posted 06.05.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

Jessica Sanchez and Joshua Ledet's duet of "I Knew You Were Waiting For Me" was undoubtedly the standout performance of the night, and a vocal masterclass from beginning to end. it was a joy to watch.