iOS app Android app

Simon Cowell

What Does It Mean When British Pop Fans Rage Against the Machine?

Mark Blankenship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Blankenship

Like anyone, I enjoy a lot of the pop music dispensed from Simon Cowell's empire, but it's just exciting to see this netroots campaign unseat the winner of Britain's American Idol-like X-Factor with a 15 year-old song about revolution.

Idol Season 9: Auditions -- Boston

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The ratings are in and according to the Hollywood Reporter, Idol is still incredibly strong. Idol reached 30 million viewers and even went up a bit in the 18-49 year old demographic.

Who Will Replace Simon Cowell On 'American Idol'?

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Who will replace Simon Cowell on "American Idol"? Bookmaker.com, a leading online gambling site, has a line for those who want to wager. ...

Simon Cowell Turned Down $100 Million 'Idol' Offer

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Simon Cowell turned down $100 million to stay at "American Idol," a source told Page Six, and he now wants to hire music mogul Tommy Mottola as a judg...

'American Idol' Preview: Ellen Will Call Simon Rude

ew.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Simon really is, in my opinion, mean to people sometimes," says DeGeneres, who makes her first appearance on Idol when Hollywood Week kicks off on Feb...

Rage Against the Machine Get Christmas Number One Spot in the U.K.

Emily Henry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Emily Henry

In the red corner, pulsing with '90s angst, Rage Against the Machine are enjoying the sweet smell of victory with their 1992 semi-hit "Killing in the Name."

HuffPost Reviews: Madonna, Barbra Streisand, Genesis, and Chris Bell, Plus an Interview with Jason Mraz, This Week's New Albums, and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Sounding warmer and the most at home with her recordings since the mid-seventies, Barbra Streisand, the 67-year-old vocalist-supreme, at last reclaims the musical territory she reigned over in the sixties.

Simon Cowell Shows Off His Chest (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

"American Idol" grand poobah Simon Cowell attended a charity function in London Thursday night sporting a plunging neckline, a swath of chest hair and...

Simon Cowell Says Ringo Slam Was A Joke

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The Beatles once got in trouble over a flip comment about Jesus. Now Simon Cowell has ruffled feathers with a quip about the Beatl...

Simon Cowell Set For $45M A Year 'Idol' Contract

PEOPLE TV Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

While Paula Abdul combs the Help Wanted ads, her fellow judge on American Idol, Simon Cowell is apparently going to be snipping at contestants on the ...

Simon Cowell: Paula Will Be On The Show

PEOPLE TV Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

fter Paula Abdul's manager said that it appears the American Idol judge would not return for season 8 of the FOX hit, her costars are singing a differ...

Simon Says... You're Through to the Next Round

Nick Jefferson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Nick Jefferson

Beyond the very small number of Axelrods, Emmanuels and the like, which of the people staffing the great and the good right now feel empowered, duty-bound even, to give honest, unvarnished feedback?

Simon Cowell Getting 'Idol' Raise To Over $100M A Year: Report

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

EARLY salary figures from Simon Cowell's "American Idol" contract negotiations are leaking out and they're eye-popping. Cowell, who reportedly made...

America's Got Talent, The Season Premiere

Kevin Downey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kevin Downey

America's Got Talent last night proved once again that it's a pretty good antidote to the country's woes.

Simon Cowell, Sir Philip Green Team Up To Create Global Entertainment Company

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Simon Cowell, one of the world's biggest TV stars, has joined forces with Sir Philip Green, the British retail billionaire, to form a global entertain...

Simon Cowell Admits: How I Was Wrong About Susan Boyle

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

during the final show, at the crucial point when the dance group Diversity won, I looked over at her face and thought: 'Christ, she doesn't know how t...

End the Torture: Let Susan Boyle Go Home

Jim Watkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Watkins

It's time for someone to say "enough." Ms. Boyle's rags-to-riches story is taking a turn toward tragedy, even faster than what we've seen from others traveling the arc of sudden fame.

Eat Your Fears and Snuff Them Out

Grant Cardone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Grant Cardone

Ask 10 people this simple question, "Freak or super freak?" And I assure you regardless of their political views all ten will answer "Super Freak."

Royals At The Races! Horses And Hats At The Royal Ascot (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The British descended upon Berkshire on Tuesday as the Royal Ascot horse race began, bringing together everyone from Queen Elizabeth II to American Id...

Susan Boyle Invited To 'America's Got Talent'

PEOPLE TV Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Susan Boyle may be jumping across the pond. The breakout star of Britain's Got Talent, who captured the attention of the entire world when her vide...

Simon Cowell And Ryan Seacrest Hit Up Strip Club

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

They are two of the world's most famous bachelors, so it should have come as no surprise that Simon Cowell and American Idol host Ryan Seacrest would ...

Paula 'Not Sure' She Will Return To 'Idol'

Huffington Post | Katy Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Paula Abdul told David Letterman Thursday night that her future on 'American Idol' is up in the air. "I just said that I'm not sure," Abdul said. "I ...

Susan Boyle's Breakdown: Isn't she a bit like you and me?

Stanton Peele | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

Susan Boyle's breakdown in the aftermath of "Britain's Got Talent" illustrates two perplexing areas of human behavior: depression and procrastination. Why do people get stuck in unhappy life spaces?

Susan Boyle Has No 'Underlying Mental Problems,' Says 'Talent' Judge

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — Susan Boyle is getting better after an anxiety attack caused by the pressures of her overnight fame and celebrity judge Simon Cowell pl...

Simon Cowell: A True Friend

James M. Lynch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
James M. Lynch

A true friend is one who will tell you the truth whether or not you want to hear it, whether it might endanger the status quo of the friendship or not.