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American Idol Finalist Disqualified After KKK Video Surfaces

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According to TMZ, one of the five finalists on this season of American Idol has been disqualified from the competition after a video has surfaced of him sitting next to someone wearing a Ku Klux Klan-style hood. Visit for more information Caleb Kennedy announced his departure from the show, saying “Hey y’all, this is […]

Jordin Sparks Secretly Got Married and is Expecting Her First Child

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Jordin Sparks secretly jumped the broom with her boo, Dana Isaiah, in mid-July and now they’re expecting their first baby. Visit for more information The couple’s love story all started with Isaiah’s mother contacting Sparks’ mother to summon her daughter’s assistance in conving Isaiah to stay home and not pursue a modeling career in […]

Saturday Soundtrack: The Best Of American Idol Starlet La’Porsha Renae


Last week, the world said goodbye to the long-running reality singing competition that was American Idol. Over the past 15 years, Idol launched the careers of some of the most talented artists of their generation and on Thursday night, the show went out with quite the bang. Visit for more information In addition to […]

End Of An Era: American Idol’s Final Episode Airs Tonight

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After 15 seasons, American Idol will be ending tonight [April 7]. Visit for more information Based off popular British show Pop Idol, the series began in the summer of 2002. After the first season, the show became one of the biggest reality singing competitions in the world, giving new artists major exposure, record contracts, […]

Watch The Full Video Of Kanye West’s “American Idol” Audition

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A few months back, Kim Kardashian shared a brief clip online of her husband Kanye West auditioning on the upcoming 15th and final season of American Idol. In it, the rapper performed his highly successful single “Gold Digger” in front of judges Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr. Just as planned, the clip […]

Watch: Kanye West Auditions For American Idol

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Earlier this year Kanye West decided to audition in San Francisco, CA for American Idol’s 15th and final season. To show support of all her husband’s dreams, Kim Kardashian West tweeted a clip of the 30-second teaser from his audition. Visit for more information It’s only right Kanye West performed an a cappella version […]

Fantasia Signs New Management Deal and Readies Fifth Album


Fresh off her powerhouse performance at the Soul Train Awards, Grammy Award winning artist Fantasia Barrino has stepped back in the studio to prepare for a new project slated for release next year. Visit for more information Fantasia recently joined the management roster at Primary Wave Entertainment, alongside incredible talent like Cee Lo Green, […]

Are Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey to Blame for the Demise of American Idol?

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Visit for more information News broke earlier this week that 2016 will be American Idol‘s final season. Nigel Lythgoe executive produced American Idol seasons one through seven, then sat out seasons eight and nine, and returned for seasons 10, 11 and 12. In an interview with Billboard, he blamed Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj for […]

Sony Sued by 19 Recordings, Creator of ‘American Idol’

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Sony is in hot water! The music label is officially being sued by 19 Recordings, the company that created the hit show, American Idol, for cheating contestants out of their royalties. The lawsuit was filed on Thursday by Simon Fuller and it is being said that the royalty issue was found during two separate audits of […]

10 American Idol Contestants Sue For $250 Million Over Racism

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10 previous contestants ranging back all the way from 2002 have joined together in a lawsuit against the hit Fox TV show American Idol for allegations of racial discrimination. According to the Huffington Post, the ten ex-idol contestants are demanding a total settlement of $250,000,000 or $25,000,000 each. Visit for more information Lawyers for […]

Bottoms Up: Nicki Minaj Partners with Moscato Wine Brand

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Visit for more information Nicki Minaj is out at American Idol, but no worries for the Queens MC who has just signed on to be the face of Myx Fusions, a moscato wine brand. “I am so excited to team with the Myx brand,” says Minaj, who is also part owner. “I have no […]

Jennifer Lopez signs to RedOne’s label to Release Her 10th Studio Album

This week, Universal Music Group announced that Jennifer Lopez is officially signed to super producer RedOne’s Label 2101 Records, which is an imprint on Capitol Records. Visit for more information On the same day Lopez dropped her new single, “Live It Up,” produced by RedOne and featuring Pitbull. The song is a teaser for her 10th studio […]

Mariah Carey vs. Nicki Minaj Exhange Another Set of Words on American Idol

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For every few days that Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj get along as judges on American Idol, they both fall victim to another round of a classic petty cat-fight.  And again, it’s all been televised for our viewing pleasure. Visit for more information If you weren’t watching the Celtics deliver a second comeback win […]

Drake Makes A Surprise Appearance On American Idol

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Visit for more information American Idol contestant Candice Glover gets surprised on national TV by the Canadian sensation Drake, who shocked the contestant when he came out from behind the scenes. All this is due to American Idol judge and Young Money label mate Nicki Minaj. To check out the video clip of Drake’s […]

Mariah Carey’s Next Single To Feature Rick Ross & Meek Mill

Visit for more information Mariah’s officially adjusted to motherhood and now it’s time for her to get back to work. Her sabbatical may come to an end as she’s possibly expected to replace Jennifer Lopez on American Idol. Today however it looks like her 13th studio album is the topic of conversation. Her lead […]