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  1. 'American Idol' Alums Casey Abrams, Taylor Hicks, More Remember Joe Cocker

    2:51 pm PST 12/23/2014
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    "To make a hit that was already a hit ... an even bigger hit, that's hard to do," said Phillip Phillips of the late singer. READ MORE

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  2. 'American Idol' Season 14: Get a Pre-Premiere Peek at the Top 24

    8:20 pm PST 12/22/2014
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    The class of 2015 features soulful singers, rockers, vocalists with jazz influences and country roots as well as flat-out powerhouses, a new clip reveals READ MORE

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  3. Queen's Brian May on Adam Lambert: "He Can Sing Higher Than Freddie"

    11:50 pm PST 12/18/2014
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    "He is a natural," says the iconic band's co-founder of the 'American Idol' star's vocal skills READ MORE

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  4. Coca-Cola and 'American Idol' End Sponsorship Deal

    10:07 am PST 12/16/2014
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    The soft drink company has been a part of the show since it began READ MORE

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  5. Ryan Seacrest: 'American Idol' to Be Reduced to One Night

    12:34 pm PST 12/13/2014
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    “We are going to do the performance show and the results in the same show,” said the program's longtime host READ MORE

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  6. 'American Idol' Alum Haley Reinhart to Star in New Netflix Animated Series

    7:00 am PST 12/12/2014
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    The season-10 finalist will be voicing the part of a young boy in 'F is For Family' READ MORE

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  7. Scott Borchetta on Joining 'American Idol' and Signing This Season's Winner

    5:00 am PST 12/12/2014
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    "We know what to do" READ MORE

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  8. 'American Idol' Judge Keith Urban Talks Season 14: "They've Brought Something Fresh"

    10:01 am PST 12/11/2014
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    "We want to find individualism and uniqueness ... that person who is just extraordinarily original" READ MORE

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  9. 'Storage Hunters' Producer Joins Forces with British Reality TV Veterans

    3:00 am PST 12/10/2014
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  10. 'American Idol' Does Christmas: Kelly Clarkson, David Archuleta Usher In the Season

    10:30 am PST 12/05/2014
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    On deck: new songs, videos, updates of Christmas classics and mash-ups READ MORE

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  11. It's Official: Scott Borchetta Joining 'American Idol' Season 14 as Mentor

    9:50 pm PST 12/02/2014
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    The man who discovered Taylor Swift will be the new Randy Jackson READ MORE

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  12. Adam Lambert Makes New Year's Plans, Cameo in Latest 'American Idol' Commercial

    10:00 pm PST 12/01/2014
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    Queen plus London equals fireworks READ MORE

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  13. Fox Beats 'American Idol' Racism Lawsuit

    12:24 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    Ten African-American contestants contended that their disqualifications occurred out of racial animus READ MORE

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  14. 'American Idol' Alum Michael Johns' Death: New Details Emerge

    6:44 pm PST 11/18/2014
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    The season-seven star died from an enlarged heart, according to the coroner's report READ MORE

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  15. 'American Idol' David Cook Releases New Song

    6:00 am PST 11/17/2014
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    When asked if he would return to 'Idol' for mentoring duties, the season-seven winner responds: "I would be hard-pressed to say no" READ MORE

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  16. The Case for Adam Lambert as New 'American Idol' Mentor

    11:00 am PST 11/12/2014
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    Who should replace Randy Jackson on season-14? THR's Idol Worship has a suggestion READ MORE

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  17. Randy Jackson Exits 'American Idol'

    3:50 pm PST 11/11/2014
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    After 13 seasons with the Fox reality staple READ MORE

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  18. 'American Idol' Alum Angie Miller on her Debut EP: "It's 100 Percent Me"

    9:00 am PST 11/11/2014
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    "It's different than what people are expecting," says the season-12 finalist of "Weathered" READ MORE

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  19. Clay Aiken's Congressional Bid to Be Esquire Docuseries

    10:31 pm PST 11/04/2014
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    The four-hour series will premiere in 2015 READ MORE

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