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American Idol Season 13

'American Idol' Winner Talks Ratings Slide

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.12.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

It’s no secret that “American Idol” has been facing a ratings slump as of late, but season 13 champion Caleb Johnson still believes in the show...

'American Idol' Will Lose Money This Season, And J-Lo's Salary Is Partly To Blame

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 02.24.2014 | TV

This news is definitely not music to the ears of "American Idol" execs. TMZ reports that the popular singing show will lose money this year, for th...

Harry Connick Jr.'s Terrible Audition For 'American Idol'

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

When Jennifer Lopez stepped away for a restroom break on the latest episode of "American Idol," Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban took the opportunity...

'Idol' Premiere: Harry Connick, Jr. Cradles Contestant

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

If first impressions are any indication, "American Idol" may have gotten itself back on track. After last season's ill-conceived diva battle overshado...

'American Idol' Making Major Changes In New Season

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The producers of "American Idol" said Monday that the show's new season will include changes to freshen it, including expand...

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Ryan Seacrest: 'American Idol' Is Returning To Its Roots

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Blickley | Posted 12.17.2013 | TV

"American Idol" is gearing up to premiere Season 13 in January, and host Ryan Seacrest believes it's going to be one of the best seasons yet. Seacr...

'American Idol' Judges' New Attitude

AP | MARINA HUTCHINSON | Posted 10.31.2013 | TV

ATLANTA -- ATLANTA (AP) — Well, one thing about season 13 of "American Idol" is that unlike last season, the judges seem to be getting along. At an...

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. ...

Keith Urban On Great Chemistry Of New 'American Idol' Panel

Posted 10.24.2013 | TV

With the new season fast approaching, returning "American Idol" judge Keith Urban dropped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to talk it up. The only returning fac...

Meet The New 'Idol' Team

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 09.03.2013 | TV

"American Idol" has officially announced Harry Connick Jr. and Jennifer Lopez as the new judges alongside Keith Urban. Original judge Randy Jackso...

Is This The Third 'Idol' Judge?

Posted 08.28.2013 | TV

Harry Connick Jr. could be the newest judge in line for "American Idol" Season 13, following the news that Dr. Luke exited the role at the eleventh ho...

The 'Idol' Judges Aren't Set After All

Posted 08.27.2013 | TV

Dr. Luke will not be joining the "American Idol" judges table after all, according to The Hollywood Reporter. While several outlets asserted songwr...

The Newest 'Idol' Judge Is ...

Posted 08.27.2013 | TV

Dr. Luke is a new "American Idol" judge, according to reports. UPDATE, 8/27: Dr. Luke will not be joining "American Idol," according to The Hollywo...

Yo, Dawg's Back On 'Idol'

Posted 08.22.2013 | TV

Randy Jackson is likely to be the new mentor on "American Idol," according to a Deadline report. Jimmy Iovine, co-founder of Interscope Records an...

No 'Idol' For Kanye

Posted 08.21.2013 | TV

Kanye West has turned down "American Idol," according to Us Weekly. West was reportedly offered a spot on the new judges table for Season 13. "He d...

'Idol's' J.Lo Announcement Is 'Imminent'

AP | NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 10.20.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — A person familiar with negotiations to bring Jennifer Lopez back as an "American Idol" judge says her return will be announced this w...

J.Lo's (Sort Of) Officially Back On 'Idol'

Posted 08.19.2013 | TV

One of the worst kept Hollywood secrets is (sort of) officially confirmed: Jennifer Lopez is returning to "American Idol." Lopez's boyfriend, Caspe...

Back In The Judge's Chair?

VOXXI | Juliana Barrera | Posted 08.05.2013 | Latino Voices

Yahoo! is reporting that will.i.am and Jennifer Lopez are joining American Idol as judges for season 13. Following the official announcement at Thu...

'American Idol' Judges Panel Still In Flux

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 10.01.2013 | TV

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Keith Urban is coming back to "American Idol." Fox chairman Kevin Reilly on Thursday confirmed the return of the countr...

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Keith Urban Back For More

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Weingus | Posted 08.01.2013 | TV

Keith Urban will be returning to "American Idol" for Season 13. While at Television Critic's Association Summer 2013 press tour on Thursday, Fox's...

Fired 'Idol' Producer Doesn't Want Television To 'Lose The Show'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.19.2013 | TV

Nigel Lythgoe admits that being fired from his post as executive producer for "American Idol" was "tough, without question," but his primary concern n...

'Idol' Producers Fired As Part Of Reboot

Posted 06.05.2013 | TV

The "American Idol" makeover continues, with The Wrap reporting that longtime executive producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick have been fired as par...

Keith Urban Makes Big Announcement During 'Idol' Downtime

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 07.28.2013 | Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Keith Urban is no different than the rest of us: He has no idea what's going on with "American Idol." "I have no official in...

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...

BYE, BYE, BYE

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...