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  1. My First 'American Idol': An Intern's Tale

    9:00 am PDT 04/24/2014
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    The stage may be smaller in person, but the talent -- especially at the judges' table -- feels much bigger. READ MORE

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  2. 'American Idol' Finalist Sam Woolf Rejects 'Heartthrob' Status: 'It's Weird'

    12:10 am PDT 04/24/2014
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    The 18-year-old talks cupcakes and new roommates after Wednesday’s performance show. READ MORE

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  3. 'American Idol' Recap: A Little Bit Country, a Little Bit Rock and Roll and a Grumpy Cat

    8:39 pm PDT 04/23/2014
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    The top six took on the songs of Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton and the Imagine Dragons. READ MORE

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  4. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Season 10 Alums Scotty McCreery, James Durbin Return

    9:00 am PDT 04/21/2014
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    McCreery's "Feelin' It" is issued as a follow-up to "See You Tonight." Also: Durbin's new album "Celebrate" bows on four Billboard charts. READ MORE

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  5. 'American Idol': Dexter Roberts on Shower Songs, Taylor Hicks and David Cook's Advice

    12:40 pm PDT 04/18/2014
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    The Season 13 country boy said a move to Nashville, not a teepee, is in his future. READ MORE

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  6. 'American Idol' Alum James Durbin Ready to 'Celebrate' With Sophomore Release

    9:00 am PDT 04/18/2014
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    The Season 10 rocker explores his softer side and a new, grown-up outlook, he tells THR. READ MORE

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  7. 'American Idol' Castoff Dexter Roberts: On the Hunt for his Own Reality Show

    11:00 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    The Alabama native says that, aside from a singing career, his "big dream" is to have a hunting show. READ MORE

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  8. 'American Idol' Recap: Kevin Bacon Surprises on Results Night

    7:10 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    The actor opens the show and another favorite is sent home packing on Thursday night's episode. READ MORE

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  9. 'American Idol': Sam Woolf Is 'So Grateful' for Twitter

    11:00 am PDT 04/17/2014
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    Fellow finalist Alex Preston adds that competing in the age of social media is "a lot better" than seasons past. READ MORE

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  10. 'American Idol's' Caleb Johnson: Ryan Seacrest Has 'The Voice of an Angel'

    12:04 am PDT 04/17/2014
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    The rocker jokes about his impromptu duet, admitting he was surprised when the host played along. READ MORE

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  11. 'American Idol' Announces 2014 Tour Dates

    8:52 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    The 41-city summer tour features the season 13 finalists performing in smaller venues than in years past. READ MORE

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  12. 'American Idol' Recap: Demi Lovato Returns (Sort of) to Judge Top 7

    7:46 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    The former "X Factor" judge was in the house as contestants picked out songs for each other on Wednesday night's performance show. READ MORE

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