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OCT
30
10 MOS

'American Idol's' Todrick Hall Unveils Disney-'Chicago' Halloween Mashup (Video)

'American Idol's' Todrick Hall Unveils Disney-'Chicago' Halloween Mashup (Video)

In the spirit of Halloween, American Idol season 9 alum Todrick Hall has made a brilliant mashup of Disney villains cast in the Broadway play Chicago starring Adam Lambert (see photo below), Glee's Amber Riley, Shoshanna Bean and Pia Toscano, among others.

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OCT
24
10 MOS

'American Idol' on the Charts: Scotty McCreery Notches Another No. 1 Country Album

'American Idol' on the Charts: Scotty McCreery Notches Another No. 1 Country Album

TONIGHT'S ALRIGHT: Two years and two weeks after scoring his first No. 1 on Top Country Albums, Scotty McCreery returns to pole position with his latest release, See You Tonight. This is his third album to chart, counting his seasonal Christmas with Scotty McCreery, which debuted and peaked at No. 2 in 2012.

The new album makes multiple top 10 debuts, bowing at No. 6 on The Billboard 200, No. 3 on Top Internet Albums and No. 10 on Top Digital Albums.

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SEP
21
11 MOS

Adam Lambert, Queen Bring the iHeartRadio House Down

Adam Lambert, Queen Bring the iHeartRadio House Down

Not many artists can say that Elton John was their opening act, but American Idol alum Adam Lambert is one inducted member of this exclusive club.

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SEP
16
11 MOS

Avicii, Adam Lambert Release New Song

Avicii, Adam Lambert Release New Song

Avicii's new CD, True, is ready to drop on Tuesday, and it includes a treat for Adam Lambert fans.

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AUG
26
1 years

Adam Lambert Defends Miley Cyrus' Racy VMAs Performance

Adam Lambert Defends Miley Cyrus' Racy VMAs Performance

Miley Cyrus took more than her share of hits on Twitter and from the media for her controversial performance of “Blurred Lines” with Robin Thicke, but the former Disney star has an American Idol in her corner: Adam Lambert.

“Listen if it wasn't ur cup of tea -- all good but why is everyone spazzing?” the season eight runner-up tweeted in Cyrus' defense. “Hey -- she's doin something right. We all talkin.”

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AUG
14
1 years

New 'American Idol' Producers Vow to 'Freshen Things Up' (Q&A)

New 'American Idol' Producers Vow to 'Freshen Things Up' (Q&A)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 23 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
25
1 years

'Idol' Judge Update: Jennifer Lopez, Will.i.am Among Contenders

'Idol' Judge Update: Jennifer Lopez, Will.i.am Among Contenders

The behind-the-scenes reboot of American Idol is starting to pick up steam. A source tells The Hollywood Reporter that the Fox show is closing in on its season 13 judges lineup. At the top of producers' wish list: singer, actress and mini-mogul Jennifer Lopez, who was a judge on Idol for two seasons, in 2011 and 2012.

But talks between producers and Lopez's representatives seem to have reached an impasse over -- what else -- money.

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JUL
12
1 years

Adam Lambert Walks Away from RCA (Exclusive)

Adam Lambert Walks Away from RCA (Exclusive)

Monday's news -- as reported by The Hollywood Reporter -- that American Idol season eight runner-up Adam Lambert was being asked by his label, RCA Records, to consider recording an all covers album elicited an impassioned response from the legions of Glamberts worldwide. And it wasn't a positive one. 

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JUL
8
1 years

Adam Lambert's Next Album: All '80s Covers?

Adam Lambert's Next Album: All '80s Covers?

An as-yet-unsolved mystery of the American Idol alumni world: When will season-eight runner-up and fan favorite Adam Lambert release a new album? And what will it sound like?

The Hollywood Reporter has gathered some potentially major intel on what could be the follow-up to 2012’s Trespassing. According to sources, Lambert’s label, RCA Records, is pushing for an all-covers album. Specifically from one highly influential decade: the 1980s.

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JUN
17
1 years

Adam Lambert to Reprise Queen Performance, Says Brian May

Adam Lambert to Reprise Queen Performance, Says Brian May

One year after an Adam Lambert-fronted Queen rocked a series of sold-out shows overseas, there's word that the magic pairing may happen again.

In an interview with MTV UK, Queen guitarist Brian May hinted that the band is ready to welcome the American Idol alum back with open arms.

“We are talking about doing something with Adam, probably for TV,” said May. “He’s an amazing artist and a very nice guy. We keep in touch and have a good friendship.”

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JUN
3
1 years

'American Idol' Summer Tour: Ticket Resales Down 347 Percent from 2012

'American Idol' Summer Tour: Ticket Resales Down 347 Percent from 2012

Ticket resales for the 2013 American Idol Live! Tour are down 347 percent, according to data compiled by StubHub, the Ebay-owned online marketplace for secondary sellers. The news follows word of recent show cancellations, where nearly a quarter of the AEG trek's 40 U.S. dates have been called off

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MAY
24
1 years

Jennifer Hudson in Negotiations to Judge 'American Idol'

Jennifer Hudson in Negotiations to Judge 'American Idol'

The American Idol season 13 judges panel is starting to come together.

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MAY
23
1 years

'American Idol': Kelly Clarkson Will Not Judge Season 13

'American Idol': Kelly Clarkson Will Not Judge Season 13

Despite rampant rumors, a rep for Kelly Clarkson tells The Hollywood Reporter that the American Idol winner will not be judging season 13 of the Fox show.

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MAY
21
1 years

'American Idol' Alum Allison Iraheta is Married

'American Idol' Alum Allison Iraheta is Married

American Idol alum Allison Iraheta is married.

The season eight finalist, who competed at age 17 and came in fourth behind winner Kris Allen and runners up Adam Lambert and Danny Gokey, eloped with songwriter-producer Matthew Hagar back in January. Hagar is also her bandmate in the group Halo Circus.

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