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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

“American Idol” Season 9 Fan Survey

The producers of American Idol want to know what you think of the show this season. The FOX talent series is conducting an online survey to get feedback from viewers. It includes questions like these: -Are you watching the show more or less than you used to and why. -Do you like Ellen Degeneres as a judge? -Do [...] Continue reading “American Idol” Season 9 Fan Survey

American Idol isn’t hurt ing just in the ratings these days. Now even Lady Gaga doesn’t want anything to do with the TV talent show. Gaga — who first performed on the program two years ago — has lashed out at Idol producers after they slashed a minute and a half of a performance she [...] Continue reading Lady Gaga Fires Off At “American Idol” After Edited Performance

Billboard ranks Kelly Clarkson most successful ‘American Idol,’ Underwood and Daughtry follow Carrie Underwood may have sold more albums than Kelly Clarkson, but the original “American Idol” winner is still the most successful, according to Billboard. Clarkson has sold 10.6 million albums, 15.9 million tracks and has had 4.2 million radio plays, according to Billboard.com, ranking … Continue reading Billboard ranks Clarkson most successful 'Idol'

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?”