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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
2 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
2 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
2 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
2 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
2 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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MAY
17
2 YEARS

Adam Lambert: 'American Idol' Judge? (Video)

Adam Lambert: 'American Idol' Judge? (Video)

His return to the stage was one of the highlights of the American Idol season 12 finale. We're talking, of course, about season eight runner-u[ Adam Lambert, who joined top three finalist Angie Miller for an emotional rendition of David Guetta and Sia's "Titanium."  

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MAY
17
2 YEARS

'American Idol' Finale's Ratings Free Fall: What Went Wrong

'American Idol' Finale's Ratings Free Fall: What Went Wrong

The numbers are in on the American Idol season 12 finale, and it’s not a pretty picture. The Fox show saw a dip of more than 40 percent from the 2012 season closer, losing some 7 million viewers to come in at a 3.6 rating among adults 18-49. Total viewers equaled 14.3 million -- the first time a finale has not reached the 20-million mark since the show first aired in 2002.

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MAY
16
2 YEARS

'American Idol' Season 12 Finale: Adam Lambert Tops 5 Best Moments

'American Idol' Season 12 Finale: Adam Lambert Tops 5 Best Moments

Adam Lambert returned, Jennifer Lopez worked the wind machine and Randy Jackson was honored with a farewell package featuring dogs, not dawgs. With season 12 officially in the history books, American Idol pulled out all the stops to make the 2013 finale memorable.

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MAY
15
2 YEARS

'American Idol' Finale: Mariah Carey Medley, Randy Jackson on Bass, Psy on Tap

'American Idol' Finale: Mariah Carey Medley, Randy Jackson on Bass, Psy on Tap

Preparations are in full swing for Thursday night's American Idol grand finale at Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre where, following Wednesday's showdown between Kree Harrison and Candice Glover, the entire audience was loaded out and a new one brought in for a pre-tape of Mariah Carey's performance.

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MAY
6
2 YEARS

'American Idol' Finale: Adam Lambert and Angie Miller to Duet

'American Idol' Finale: Adam Lambert and Angie Miller to Duet

With the American Idol season 12 finale just over a week away, the lineup for the grandest of results episodes is coming together.

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MAY
2
2 YEARS

'American Idol' Finale: Adam Lambert, Jennifer Hudson Approached to Perform

'American Idol' Finale: Adam Lambert, Jennifer Hudson Approached to Perform

The American Idol  season 12 finale is shaping up to be an all-star alumni extravaganza, as Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, a finalist from season three, and season eight runner-up Adam Lambert have both been approached to perform, sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. Neither has committed to the May 16 event yet.

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MAY
1
2 YEARS

'American Idol' and the Theory of '3': Is Every Third Season a Dud?

'American Idol' and the Theory of '3': Is Every Third Season a Dud?

There’s an oft-whispered theory among American Idol insiders: the notion that every third season of the show is inevitably a weaker one.

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