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American Idol Season 12

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  1. Fox's Mike Darnell on 'American Idol' Premiere Ratings: 'We're Relieved'

    5:55 pm 1/17/2013

    The network's president of alternative programming promises more action in the coming episodes and lambasts competitive shows where judges "are worried about their image too much."Read more

  2. 'American Idol' Season 12 Premiere: Former Finalists React

    7:00 am 1/17/2013

    "Change is always good," season two winner Ruben Studdard tells THR. It's a sentiment shared by alums Melinda Doolittle, Brandon Rogers, Kimberly Caldwell and Casey Abrams, among others.Read more

  3. 'American Idol' Season 12 Premiere Recap: All Hail The Turbanator

    9:54 pm 1/16/2013

    The Fox show debuts with fireworks and flair as judges Nicki Minaj, Mariah Carey, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson audition hopefuls in New York City. Read more

  4. 'American Idol' Alum Jason Castro Talks New Album, Season 12 Premiere Party

    2:00 pm 1/15/2013

    The season seven finalist will celebrate the release of "Only a Mountain" by hosting an "Idol" bash benefiting MusiCares.Read more

  5. 'American Idol' Nemesis 'Vote For The Worst' Shutting Down

    8:56 am 1/14/2013

    VFTW Victory? "We helped kill American Idol," said website creator Dave Della Terza.Read more

  6. Phillip Phillips Earns Gold, Will Appear on 'American Idol'

    4:04 pm 1/9/2013

    The reigning "Idol" winner starts 2013 strong with a Gold record and media blitz next week.Read more

  7. Live Q&A With Ryan Seacrest and the Judges of 'American Idol' (Video)

    3:30 pm 1/9/2013

    Join a live Q&A with judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban, Randy Jackson and host Ryan Seacrest on Wednesday, January 9th at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT. Read more

  8. Fox Party Diary With Nicki Minaj, Charlie Sheen and James Purefoy

    11:35 pm 1/8/2013

    Sheen enters a few minutes before the party officially wraps up while Minaj presides with an entourage in tow.Read more

  9. 'American Idol' at TCA: 5 Things We Learned About Season 12

    8:07 pm 1/8/2013

    Journalists attending Tuesday's Television Critics Association confab in Pasadena got their first taste of the season to come, and it had plenty of bite. Read more

  10. 'American Idol' at TCA: 'Putting the 'Fun' Back in Dysfunction'

    11:18 am 1/8/2013

    Mariah Carey cracks jokes, Nicki Minaj keeps it real on stage at the semi-annual meeting of the Television Critics' Association. Read more

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