'American Idol's' Kris Allen Talks New Album, Brand Loyalty, Fan Wars on 'Idol Hangover' (Video)
The season 8 winner is joined by songwriter-producer Nasri for episode 6 of THR's web show. Plus: music editor Shirley Halperin and special correspondent Didi Benami run down the best and worst of season 11's 80s night.
American Idol season 8 winner Kris Allen joins THR on the Idol Hangover couch this week to talk about his new album, Thank You Camellia, and sure-to-be-a-hit single "The Vision of Love."
Also on deck: a discussion of his favorite season 11 contestants, whether he would consider mentoring on The Voice, like Kelly Clarkson recently did, and what he really thinks of the so-called "fan wars" that still erupt regularly pinning him against runner-up Adam Lambert. Plus, "Vision of Love" songwriter-producer Nasri, who's worked with Justin Bieber and Chris Brown, joins in on the Hangover hang.
That's all in part 2 of the episode (watch above); In part 1, special correspondent and Idol alum Didi Benami talks about her teary post-show interview with eliminated contestant DeAndre Brackensick and runs down Wednesday's stand-out moments and strongest contenders with THR music editor Shirley Halperin.
Watch below and join us next week when season 10 finalist James Durbin guests on Idol Hangover.
What's Hot In Music
Follow Idol Worship
- Saturday Night Live Recap: Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Is SNL Viagra
- Alex Gibney on Going Clear's Archival Scientology Footage, Using Drones, and Why More People Need to Speak Out Against the Church
- Dwayne Johnson Crushes His Republican Foes as The Rock Obama on SNL
- That Time the Avengers Battled Scientology