American Idol

Simon Cowell Breaks Silence After Electric Bike Crash

The ‘America’s Got Talent’ and ‘American Idol’ star broke his silence on Sunday after receiving back surgery following an electric bike accident at his Malibu home. See what Cowell wrote to fans and who he thanked in his update.
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Simon Cowell Recovering From Hours-Long Back Surgery After Bike Crash: Report

The music mogul and ‘America’s Got Talent’ judge broke his back on Saturday afternoon after falling off an electric bike, multiple outlets report.
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'American Idol' Holding Virtual Auditions Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

“American Idol” is going virtual. The current COVID-19 pandemic is forcing the singing competition series to make some necessary changes.
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'American Idol' Stars Brought to Tears by Contestant Who Made Show History

In an “American Idol” first, Ryan Seacrest pulled in a contestant off the street to audition, and her performance brought more than one person to tears. See the performance.
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23 May 2012 - Los Angeles, California - Antonella Barba. American Idol Season 11 Finale - Arrivals held at Nokia Theatre LA Live. Photo Credit: Byron Purvis/AdMedia/Sipa USA

Indictment: Ex-'American Idol' Contestant Was a Drug Courier

A recently unsealed court document says a former contestant on both "American Idol" and "Fear Factor" worked as a courier for a drug ring...
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Paula Abdul (Photo credit: © Press Association/Sipa USA)

Paula Abdul Falls Off Stage During Concert

Watch what happened in Biloxi, Mississippi on Saturday...
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Fox Imposes One Condition To Revive 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer'

There is talk among Fox executives to bring back Joss Whedon's epic action/horror series Buffy The Vampire Slayer, but does Joss want to?
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Bay Area Takes on 'American Idol' Auditions in Oakland

Idol is back! American Idol made an audition stop in Oakland on Sunday August 20, and Q102 was there to catch the action. More than 2,000 people lined up in sunny Jack London Square for their chance to sing their hearts out in front of the preliminary judges. It was the first time the popular show...
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American Idol Could Be Returning To TV

Come on! It hasn't even been 12 months! American Idol could soon be coming back to TV. Sources confirm to The Hollywood Reporter that NBC has indeed had talks with producers Fremantle Media about the possibility of bringing back Idol. It's interesting that NBC might want it, since they already have...
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