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Simon Cowell Got Tired of the American Idol

People loved him for being blunt, straight-forward and sarcastic. Simon Cowell once again proved that these characteristics are not just for show every time he judges the contestants in American Idol. In a recent interview, Simon Cowell directly said the reason why is leaving the said show. Cowell simply got tired and American Idol became [...] Continue reading Simon Cowell Got Tired of the American Idol

Simon Cowell “Bored” With “Idol”

Simon Cowell will bid farewell to American Idol on next Wednesday night’s Season 9 finale, and the tough-talkin’ music mogul has good reason for jumping ship on television’s most watched talent show after eight years: It bores him….“After a while, you start to go on automatic pilot,” Cowell explained in an appearance Oprah on Thursday. [...] Continue reading Simon Cowell “Bored” With “Idol”

As the Mr. Nasty era of American Idol winds to an end, at least one music legend is out of the race to replace acid-tongued judge Simon Cowell on the FOX TV talent series.According to Access Hollywood, music legend Elton John — who appeared as a guest judge on Season 3 of Idol — has [...] Continue reading Elton John “American Idol” Judge Snub — “Rocket Man” Singer Turns Down $33 Million Offer To Replace Simon Cowell

According to a new poll conducted by TV Guide Magazine, critically-acclaimed music legend Quincy Jones has emerged as the fan favorite to replace Simon Cowell when the acid-tongued Brit departs American Idol next month.In the poll, Jones, Adam Lambert, Jamie Foxx were listed among 10 potential candidates in the running to take their place [...] Continue reading Quincy Jones A Favorite To Replace Simon Cowell On “American Idol?”

Susan Boyle success helps Cowell amass a fortune

Music mogul Simon Cowell has seen his fortune rise by more than 40 million pounds (46.3 million euros, 61.5 million dollars), leapfrogging the Beckhams, according to new estimates Friday. Cowell, whose earnings were boosted by the surprise worldwide success of Scottish singer Susan Boyle after she appeared on his TV show “Britain’s Got Talent”, is now reckoned … Continue reading Susan Boyle success helps Cowell amass a fortune