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  1. 'American Idol' Alum Dexter Roberts Reveals Why He Left the Summer Tour

    7:40 pm PDT 07/31/2014
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    The season 13 finalist announces on Facebook that he's suffering from tick fever. READ MORE

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  2. 'American Idol' Alum Constantine Maroulis Returns to 'Rock of Ages'

    2:18 pm PDT 07/31/2014
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    The season four alum talks about the return to the role he created in the '80s rock musical, making new music and what he has in common with Adam Lambert. READ MORE

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  3. More Than 20 People Hospitalized After Keith Urban Concert in Boston

    1:09 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    Roughly 46 people were treated for alcohol-related issues, 22 of them needing hospitalization, while police took more than 50 people into protective custody at the show. READ MORE

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  4. Sony Music Fights Lawsuit Alleging Cheating of 'American Idol' Stars

    8:34 am PDT 07/21/2014
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    Are artists like Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson getting their share of money from Spotify, iTunes and the music industry's fight against piracy? READ MORE

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  5. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Paul McDonald and Nikki Reed (Still) Make Beautiful Music Together

    3:25 pm PDT 07/19/2014
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    The season 10 alum is separated from actress but the pair continue to record new tunes. Also: Danny Gokey makes his first appearance on the Adult Contemporary tally. READ MORE

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  6. Adam Lambert + Queen are the Champions at Madison Square Garden (Photos)

    1:53 pm PDT 07/18/2014
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    The Queen + Adam Lambert show created magic moments at Madison Square Garden. READ MORE

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  7. Queen + Adam Lambert Create Magic at Madison Square Garden (Video)

    12:06 pm PDT 07/18/2014
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    Lambert's dream of playing Madison Square Garden comes true. READ MORE

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  8. 'American Idol' Live Tour 2014: No Band, No Problem

    2:42 pm PDT 07/10/2014
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    The American Idol tour arrived in West Long Branch, NJ minus a touring member and a band — but still had plenty to entertain the audience at the MAC Theater. READ MORE

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  9. 'American Idol' Winner Caleb Johnson on New Album, Summer Tour: Singing to Track 'Sucks'

    9:00 am PDT 07/04/2014
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    "It's over-the-top, it's dramatic, it's raw" and straight out of "the church of rock and roll," says the 23-year-old of his forthcoming debut, "Testify." READ MORE

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  10. Carrie Underwood Talks Live TV, 'Sunday Night Football,' New Album: 'It Feels Different'

    7:27 pm PDT 06/30/2014
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    The "American Idol" season-four winner opens up about her musical "progression," whether she'd jump on another classic musical and what to expect on game day. READ MORE

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  11. BET Awards: Nicki Minaj Enlists 'American Idol' Alum for 'Pills N Potions' Performance (Video)

    9:24 pm PDT 06/29/2014
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    The former "Idol" judge showed her season some love with help from Burnell Taylor. READ MORE

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  12. 'American Idol' Haley Reinhart and Casey Abrams Show Off Their Moves (Video)

    12:25 pm PDT 06/27/2014
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    The party at Room 5 Lounge in Los Angeles continued outside after Wednesday night's show with the "Idol" duo and Mark Ballas. READ MORE

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  13. 'American Idol' Alum Pia Toscano Joins Jennifer Lopez on Tour as Backup Singer

    11:37 am PDT 06/27/2014
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    The season 10 favorite reveals the "Idol" judge has "taken her under her wing" during a Beverly Hills charity event at Crustacean for the David Foster Foundation. READ MORE

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  14. 'American Idol' Summer Tour Kicks Off With Finalists Singing to Track

    7:38 pm PDT 06/26/2014
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    The season 13 trek — playing in scaled-down venues — is the first to hit the road without a live band. READ MORE

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  15. 'American Idol' Winner Kris Allen Announces New Album

    6:28 pm PDT 06/26/2014
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    The singer's third studio album is due later this summer, he announced on Instagram. READ MORE

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  16. Fox Upfront Commitments Fall 10 Percent to About $1.6 Billion

    1:34 pm PDT 06/25/2014
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    The network realized smaller ad rate gains due to declining "American Idol" and not enough new hits. READ MORE

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