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Adam Lambert: Proof That Coming In Second On “Idol” Really Is Best

Adam Lambert is making losing “American Idol” look so, so good. Not only did he just ink a deal with RCA Records, which plans to unleash his first album early next fall. But he also scored a spot on this week’s cover of Rolling Stone looking super glamtastic. He has a neon green snake o…

By: Nikki Dowling / June 9, 2009

Quickies!: Ryan Reynolds Talks About His Hot Nude Scene With Sandra Bullock

Cutie Ryan Reynolds talks about getting down and dirty with his costar Sandra Bullock in their new flick, “The Proposal.” […

By: Carrie Wasterlain / June 1, 2009

“Idol” Judge Outs Adam Lambert On “The View”

“American Idol” judge Kara DioGuardi appeared on “The View” today, and she was asked about runner-up Adam Lambert’s sexuality. Now, throughout the whole season of “American Idol,” people debated whether or not Adam was gay — his trademark look is gobs of glittery eye makeup, after all. However, the contestant never discussed hi…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 29, 2009

Was “American Idol” Fixed?

Last week, when underdog Kris Allen won “American Idol” over clear favorite Adam Lambert, my jaw dropped. I wanted to call foul, but I didn’t have proof until today. According to the New York Times, last week’s “Idol” finale is the new 2000 election. They say the vote may have been unfairly rigged, thanks to…

By: Ami Angelowicz / May 27, 2009

Should Adam Lambert Be Queen’s Next Frontman?

You know that Queen song where they chant “no time for losers” really obnoxiously for, like, five minutes? Well Entertainment Weekly is suggesting the band make time for “American Idol” loser runner-up Adam Lambert. Since Queen’s lead singer, Paul Rodgers, recently peaced out the band, they need a replacement ASAP. And on the last episode…

By: Nikki Dowling / May 22, 2009

Kris Allen Beats Adam Lambert For The Title of “American Idol”

I don’t think I’ve seen America so wound up over the results of an election since November. In case you live under a rock, Kris Allen, the Jack Johnson-type from Arkansas, beat out glam-rocker Adam Lambert from San Diego for the title of “American Idol” last night. The star-studded season finale, which included…

By: Wendy Atterberry / May 21, 2009

Quick Pic: Adam Lambert Loses, But His Outfit Is A Winner

In a major upset, Kris Allen beat out guyliner-wearing Adam Lambert in the “American Idol” finale last night. During his performance with KISS, Adam’s fashion sense stole the show. His jacket featured weird cage-like shoulders that looked positively Lady Gaga-esque. [Los Angeles, 5/20/09]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 21, 2009

Quickies!: Miss California’s Mom May Be GAY?!

Carrie Prejean’s mother is rumored to be gay! A woman named Valerie Vetrano told the Star that she dated the Cali girl’s mom. [Star]
“Gossip Girl” actress Kathy Rutherford has hired a private eye to spy on her (soon to be ex) husband. She’s claims he leaves his pool uncovered, which is dangerous for their…

By: Carrie Wasterlain / May 20, 2009

“American Idol” Smackdown: Adam Lambert Vs. Kris Allen. Who Will Win Tonight?

Last night was the battle of the roommates on “American Idol.” Xenu-enthusiasts Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise watched as the always dramatic Adam Lambert and the quietly confident Kris Allen duked it out vocally. In round one, each one chose his favorite song of the competition. Adam brought back “Mad World,” and Kris made u…

By: Ami Angelowicz / May 20, 2009

The Curse of the American (Idol) Male

We were bummed last week when Ali Iraheta got the chop after what seemed like a flawless, if somewhat copycat, rendition of Janis Joplin’s “Cry Baby.” The top three is now a total sausage-fest—only Adam Lambert, Kris Allen, and Danny Gokey remain. If these dudes are smart, they should be scheming up ways to get…

By: Ami Angelowicz / May 12, 2009

Paula Abdul’s Top Five Highest Moments

This just in from the Department of No-Duh: Paula Abdul has fessed up to Ladies Home Journal that she’s been fighting an addiction to pain killers. For 12 years, Ms. Straight Up was anything but, shooting syringes of lidocaine into her butt before graduating to a don’t-try-this-at-home pain killer patch that’s 80 percent stronger tha…

By: Deborah Stein / May 6, 2009

Kris Allen Of “American Idol” Is Kick Awesome

What’s even better than awesome? Kick awesome! Kris Allen uses the catch phrase to describe his run on “Idol.” But who is this fresh-faced cutie that might be the dark horse contender of the season? Evidently, the nicest, most “aww, shucks,” most bring-home-to-mom dude on the planet.

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 29, 2009

Susan Boyle Dreamed A Dream. Five Facts About The “Britain’s Got Talent” Sensation.

Susan Boyle didn’t look like much when she stepped to the microphone on “Britain’s Got Talent,” the UK version of “American Idol.” Her hair’s wack, her brows need plucking, and she did a tummy wiggle dance that was just not becoming. But once she opened her mouth, even Meanasaurus Rex Simon Cowell got…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 16, 2009

American Idol’s Adam Lambert Knocks Simon Cowell Onto His Feet. But Who Is This Guy Anyway?

On Tuesday, “American Idol” contestant Adam Lambert dramatically belted out “Mad World” by Tears for Fears, a performance so good he knocked stone cold Simon Cowell onto his feet. Cowell actually gave him a standing ovation, saying, “Words aren’t necessary but I’m going to give you a standing ovation.” Woah! We got the DL o…

By: Nikki Dowling / April 9, 2009

Quickies!: Boycott Nickelodeon?

Hey! Love animals that talk? Want to see our editor Amelia (and her ex, actually) make a fool out of herself? Click here! [It's Todd's Show!]
Nickelodeon refuses to remove Chris Brown’s name from the list of Kid’s Choice Awards nominations, despite receiving thousands of requests to do so. Not that I ever watch Nickelodeon,…

By: Annika Harris / March 10, 2009

Quickies!: Paula Abdul Doesn’t Like 4th Idol Judge & Meat Grinder Causes Accident With Penis

Paula Abdul isn’t hiding the fact she is not pleased with the addition of a fourth judge to “American Idol.” Retract the claws girl. [NY Post]
It was no secret the Obamas were getting a dog after they moved into the White House, but now they have announced what kind of dog they are getting.

By: Persia Ali / February 25, 2009

Liveblogging “American Idol”

Tonight, I’ll be liveblogging the latest episode of “American Idol,” starting at 8pm EST. So far, the judges have hit cities like Phoenix and Louisville, and heard some pretty atrocious voices (and a couple of good ones). Tonight our ears will split in Salt Lake City! Mormons singing, hooray!

By: Catherine Strawn / January 28, 2009

Our First “American Idol” Crush Of Season 8

Amelia and I both watched all four hours of “American Idol” Tuesday and Wednesday. It was a lot to handle, especially because they show so many terrible people and the judges are cruel to them, but we had to see whether there are any crush-worthy contestants. While he doesn’t compare to Josiah Leming

By: Catherine Strawn / January 15, 2009

What Makes Her Qualified To Judge “American Idol”?

You may have noticed something different about the “American Idol” premiere last night. No, they didn’t get rid of the talentless attention-whores, er, I mean competitors. But they did add something to the mix–a fourth judge by the name of Kara DioGuardi. Although I absolutely detest this show, I couldn’t help but wonder about her…

By: Annika Harris / January 14, 2009

Star Couplings: Matthew Fox Is Smokin’

Matthew Fox looks HOT in the new issue of Details. [Just Jared]
According to In Touch Charlie Sheen’s wife and ex-wife are finally on friendly terms. Brooke Mueller and Denise Richards have supposedly buried the hatchet for the sake of Sheen’s daughters with Richards, Sam and Lola. [Perez Hilton]
American Idol alums Kimberley Caldwell and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2009