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  1. '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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  2. '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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  3. 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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  4. It's Official: Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban Join Harry Connick Jr. and Ryan Seacrest in 'American Idol' Return

    6:00 pm PDT 06/23/2014
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    As expected, and following contracts for half of the talent, Fox commits to having the same foursome front the show for season 14. READ MORE

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  5. Adam Lambert and Queen Rock Chicago on Opening Night (Video)

    12:17 pm PDT 06/20/2014
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    The "Queen with Adam Lambert" tour kicked off in glam style Thursday night. READ MORE

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  6. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Jennifer Lopez Scores with Official World Cup Song

    6:39 pm PDT 06/19/2014
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    The popular judge has four more songs performing well on the Billboard tallies. Also: Colton Dixon's first single from forthcoming album makes its debut on the Christian chart. READ MORE

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  7. Fantasia on 'After Midnight' Closing, '10 Years in the Game': 'I'm Still Full of Joy' (Q&A)

    6:00 am PDT 06/19/2014
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    "The stage is my therapy," says the "American Idol" season three champ. READ MORE

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  8. 'American Idol' Couple Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo Talk Touring for Two (Q&A)

    11:00 am PDT 06/18/2014
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    The alums star in a national tour of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," which wraps a run at Los Angeles' Pantages Theatre on June 22. READ MORE

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  9. Hollywood Docket: 'Blurred Lines'; Fox News Age Discrimination; 'Idol' Defamation

    7:01 am PDT 06/18/2014
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    A roundup of entertainment law news including a settlement of price-fixing accusations against Apple. READ MORE

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  10. 'Rising Star's' Time Travel: How ABC Is Airing the Show Live for Most of America

    7:00 am PDT 06/18/2014
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    In what may be the last hope for a fatigued genre, the network leans on affiliates, the appeal of live TV and a Tinder-esque app (not its roster of talent) to sell America on another singing competition. READ MORE

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  11. Queen and Adam Lambert Rock the iHeartRadio Theater (Photos)

    1:52 pm PDT 06/17/2014
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    The "American Idol" alum was front and center for a 40-minute set on June 16, which served as a preview to the band's summer tour. READ MORE

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  12. Queen + Adam Lambert Preview Summer Tour With iHeartRadio Concert

    11:57 pm PDT 06/16/2014
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    The "American Idol" alum helped draw a big crowd to Burbank for the 40-minute set that was live streamed for Clear Channel stations and on Yahoo. READ MORE

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  13. 'American Idol' Alum Anthony Fedorov Marks Father's Day With First-Time Dad Tunes

    7:00 am PDT 06/15/2014
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    New songs "Shine" and "I Poop" were inspired by son Julian and co-produced by fellow season four finalist Bo Bice. READ MORE

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  14. Kelly Clarkson Welcomes Baby Girl

    12:55 pm PDT 06/14/2014
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    The "American Idol" winner gave birth to a daughter on June 12, the singer announced. READ MORE

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  15. An 'American Idol' First: Auditions to be Held at San Diego Fair

    7:36 pm PDT 06/12/2014
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    All eligible fairgoers between the ages of 15 and 28 can try out without registering, and can bring an instrument if they choose. READ MORE

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  16. 'American Idol' Alum Constantine Maroulis Shines Under the Stars in Hollywood

    10:00 am PDT 06/10/2014
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    The season four finalist guests with Linda Eder for a post-Tonys mash-up of Broadway and rock 'n' roll at the Ford Amphitheatre. READ MORE

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  17. Chris Daughtry 'Embarrassed and Ashamed' for D-Day Snub on 'Fox and Friends' (Video)

    4:47 pm PDT 06/07/2014
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    The "American Idol" alum issues an apology for an off-the-cuff crack made at the expense of American troops: "Everyone has a moment in their life that they regret very deeply, and this is at the top of my list." READ MORE

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  18. Throwback Thursday: Jimmy Iovine Laid Down Beats for Springsteen in 1975

    12:00 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    The collaboration "really launched my career," the music mogul tells THR on the heels of Apple's announcement that it will pay $3 billion to buy Beats Electronics, the company he founded with Dr. Dre in 2006. READ MORE

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  19. 'American Idol' Alum David Archuleta to Fans: 'I'm Not Dead' (Video)

    1:04 pm PDT 06/01/2014
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    The season seven runner-up promises new music is on the way. READ MORE

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  20. An 'American Idol' Prom: Jena Irene Takes Winner Caleb Johnson as Date (Photo)

    5:07 pm PDT 05/29/2014
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    Asked if he was going to dance, the season 13 victor joked he might "twerk." READ MORE

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