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‘American Idol’ on the Charts: Jennifer Hudson and R. Kelly’s ‘World’ Spins Onto Adult R&B

Also: Scotty McCreery and Daughtry both see Top 30 breakthroughs.

Nigel Lythgoe, David Cook, Paula Abdul Remember ‘American Idol’ Alum Michael Johns

The season seven finalist died unexpectedly on August 1. On social media and in statements to THR, the extended "Idol" family pays tribute.

‘American Idol’ Alum Michael Johns Dies at 35

UPDATED: The singer-songwriter's albums include 2009's "Hold Back My Heart."

‘American Idol’ on the Charts: Mandisa, Danny Gokey, Colton Dixon Rise on Christian Tallies

Also, Scotty McCreery's current single, "Feelin' It," breaks new ground and Carrie Underwood's "Jesus, Take the Wheel" can't be stopped.

‘American Idol’ on the Charts: Paul McDonald and Nikki Reed (Still) Make Beautiful Music Together

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.

Four Decades Later, Two Final Supremes Give First Live Performance of Their 1979 Album ‘Partners’

Scherrie Payne and Susaye Greene celebrate CD release with concert for Motown labelmates, diehard fans at the Sheraton Gateway hotel.

‘American Idol’ on the Charts: New Album ‘Hope’ Brings Danny Gokey First Billboard No. 1

Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood's duet "Somethin' Bad" rides the streaming wave to the top of two country tallies.

‘American Idol’ on the Charts: Jennifer Lopez Tops R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for First Time in 12 Years

"A.K.A.," the judge's latest release, debuts on six Billboard tallies and leads two of them.

‘American Idol’ on the Charts: Jennifer Lopez Scores with Official World Cup Song

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.

‘American Idol’ Couple Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo Talk Touring for Two (Q&A)

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.

Queen + Adam Lambert Preview Summer Tour With iHeartRadio Concert

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.

‘American Idol’ Alum Anthony Fedorov Marks Father’s Day With First-Time Dad Tunes

New songs "Shine" and "I Poop" were inspired by son Julian and co-produced by fellow season four finalist Bo Bice.