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The Real Way to Win ‘American Idol’ Is by Not Even Winning

“If you asked me season one, I’d say that’s what you’re playing for, that’s why you’re auditioning. You want to be the winner, of course … why would it be anything else?” says Ryan Seacrest, reflecting on American Idol’s race to the top spot these past 20 years. “Looking back, that’s so far from the […]

‘American Idol’ at 20: “Name One Person That’s Come Off of Another Competition Show”

On June 11, 2002, American Idol premiered its first season on Fox — crowning champion Kelly Clarkson, igniting the reality competition show genre and breaking new technological ground as co-host Ryan Seacrest taught America how to text in their votes. Times change. Reality competitions litter the dial — on broadcast and streaming — but none […]

Swarovski Crystal Exhibit Highlights Gloves Worn by Lady Gaga and Michael Jackson

“It’s literally like living in a disco ball here,” says fashion designer Michael Schmidt during a video call from the new exhibit that he’s put together spotlighting iconic fashion items worn by mega-stars and all featuring Swarovski crystals. Taking sparkling and dazzling to new heights, the exhibition of embellished costumes opened in November at Swarovski’s […]

Katy Perry On Spreading Holiday Spirit with Her New Beatles Cover and Gap Commercial

The international superstar shares details on her upcoming Las Vegas residency, her charitable partnership with Baby2Baby and more.

Super Bowl Halftime Show, the Series? NFL Plots “Bigger” Brand Future After 2022

The NFL has big plans for the future of its Super Bowl halftime show and is hoping to engage potential sponsors as it looks beyond 2022. The Super Bowl halftime show has long been a focal point of the TV calendar: A 12-minute musical interlude to the most watched TV event in America, and a […]

Vanessa Bryant Praised for “Behind-the-Scenes Generosity” Ahead of Baby2Baby Honor

Vanessa Bryant has been selected to receive the Giving Tree Award from Baby2Baby at the organization’s milestone 10th-anniversary gala on Nov. 13 in Los Angeles. As part of its mission to provide children living in poverty with the basic necessities, Baby2Baby honors a mother each year “who utilizes her platform to advocate on behalf of […]

Katy Perry, John Legend Headline Charity Auction in Capri for UNICEF

The setting was the magical isle of Capri, but Hollywood didn’t seem very far away at Saturday night’s glamorous charity fund-raiser LuisaViaRoma for UNICEF. For starters, as Sotheby’s Harry Dalmeny enthused, “Elvis isn’t here but his motorbike is,” as both the king’s Electra-Glide 1971 Harley Davidson and screen legend Steve McQueen’s 1961 Cooper Formula Junior […]

Katy Perry, Launching Her Latest Shoes on Amazon, Says She Doesn’t “Have Time” for Uncomfortable Styles

On a livestream, the singer and 'American Idol' judge talked about her "glittery rainbow" of fans and welcomed guests Paige DeSorbo and Ellenor Kim to show off her newest items, including a rainbow mule and cherry-motif sneakers.

‘Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry’: Film Review

Singer-songwriter Billie Eilish and her family are followed over the course of several years for this Apple TV+ documentary, written and directed by R.J. Cutler ('The September Issue').

American Music Awards: Katy Perry to Deliver Debut Performance of “Only Love”

The pop star will take the stage along with fellow performers BTS, Jennifer Lopez, Billie Eilish, Megan Thee Stallion and Shawn Mendes.

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Welcome a Baby Girl

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have welcomed their first child together, a baby girl named Daisy Dove Bloom.

Katy Perry to Receive Gracies Impact Award From Alliance for Women in Media Foundation

Rachel Platten received the award in 2017, when she was coming off her rousing hit “Fight Song.”