"I was willing to beg!" the country crooner tells THR of performing for the legendary singer at the Feb. 11 tribute in Los Angeles. The two go way back, says Rimes: "I won my first singing competition with 'Memories' from Cats."
Can American Idol contestants ever perfectly cover Streisand? "Yeah, I think there are kids that can sing it," the judge tells THR. As for viewers' claims that Jackson is now the harshest judge on the Fox show? "I am not!" Jackson tells THR. "Simon [Cowell] is still the mean one! We're having a good time!"
Elvis Costello, Diana Krall
Krall, who has produced for Streisand, says the singer has many talents: Comedian, singer, philanthropist, director, writer. "Don't forget card player!" quips Costello (Krall's husband).
The Amazon -- aka Diana Prince -- has been portrayed by the likes of Lynda Carter, Cathy Lee Crosby, Adrianne Palicki and Keri Russell. Joining their ranks, Gal Gadot is set to star in Zack Snyder's upcoming "Batman vs. Superman." View gallery
The late '90s teen heartthrob was more than just the star of the "Fast & Furious" films -- he got an early start as a child actor and worked on a diverse group of projects, from Shark Week to Disney movies. View gallery