American Idol

Candice Glover won "American Idol" Season 12 over Kree Harrison as Psy, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J, Adam Lambert and Aretha Franklin performed.

An ‘American Idol’ first -- all-female Top 5 to compete April 17

The last five contestants of "American Idol" Season

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While this week’s “American Idol” themes have not been confirmed by Fox, rumor has it that the Top 5, Janelle Arthur, Candice Glover, Kree Harrison, Amber Holcomb and Angie Miller, will be challenged on Wednesday, April 17, with songs of divas and songs from the year you were born.

This is the first time in “Idol” history that there has been a female Top 5 -- in fact, it’s the first time that...

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Will Lazaro Arbos, Janelle Arthur or Angie Miller face 'Idol' elimination?

It was the best of performances (Candice Glover), it was the worst of performances (Lazaro Arbos) on last night’s “American Idol.” And it was also the most mediocre of performances (Janelle Arthur). So it’s no surprise that our “Idol” psychics expect either Arbos or Arthur to be sent home on tonight’s results show.

Four of our eight psychics believe Arbos, this season’s Latin-flavored version...

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Mariah Carey accessorizes Candice Glover with glitter on 'American Idol'

Candice Glover performs on "American Idol." (April 10,

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“American Idol” front-runner Candice Glover does not have a wide range when it comes to fashion. But it doesn’t matter -- her vocal range is off the charts. On Wednesday night, the much-praised contestant wore mostly black -- once a soft cowled black shirt topped by an off-white snakeskin, studded leather jacket and snakeskin black leggings -- and for her second performance, a simple black, short-sleeved...

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Candice Glover somehow tops Amber Holcomb and Kree Harrison on powerhouse 'American Idol'

"American Idol" - Top 6: from left, Kree

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Candice Glover capped off one of the best nights ever on "American Idol" with a powerful, unexpected performance of The Cure's "Lovesong" that overshadowed Amber Holcomb's and Kree Harrison's fresh and surprising takes on songs written nearly a half-century ago.

The six remaining finalists had to sing a song by Burt Bacharach first, before getting to perform any song they...

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‘American Idol' – Bacharach/David songbook-themed performance show April 10

"American Idol" - Top 6: from left, Kree

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The “American Idol” top 6 finalists, Lazaro Arbos, Janelle Arthur, Candice Glover, Kree Harrison, Amber Holcomb and Angie Miller, will perform two songs each on April 10, including the music of Burt Bacharach and Hal David and “a song I wish I had written.”

Kelly Clarkson, three-time Grammy Award-winning artist and season one winner, and Scotty McCreery, platinum-selling artist and season...

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'American Idol's' Burnell Taylor may be caught between rock and a hard place

Did Burnell Taylor give Bon Jovi a bad name on last night’s rock-themed edition of “American Idol”? Seven of our nine “Idol” psychics thought so, and expect him to be eliminated tonight.

Judge Nicki Minaj said Taylor looked like “a little Teddy Ruxpin bear” performing “You Give Love a Bad Name,” not exactly the sort of review you want to get doing Bon Jovi, unless, maybe, you’re doing the...

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Nicki Minaj compares Amber Holcomb to Naomi Campbell on 'American Idol'

Amber Holcomb performs during Rock Week on "American

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Talk about a compliment. On Wednesday night’s “American Idol” Nicki Minaj told Amber Holcomb that she was emoting “Naomi Campbell realness.” The comparison to the legendary supermodel was high praise, and Minaj wasn’t the only one jumping on the Holcomb beauty bandwagon. Keith Urban said, “Great shoes.” Mariah Carey added, “You look beautiful.” And Randy Jackson, who rarely discusses how the girls...

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‘American Idol’ - Classic rock, no ballads-themed performance show on April 3

The "American Idol" Top 7, from left: Burnell

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The “American Idol” top 7 finalists – Lazaro Arbos, Janelle Arthur, Candice Glover, Kree Harrison, Amber Holcomb, Angie Miller and Burnell Taylor – will perform on a classic rock, no ballads-themed show April 3.

“American Idol” season 4 winner, six-time Grammy Award-winning artist Carrie Underwood will perform her new single, “See You Again,” and season 9 finalist Casey James will debut his...

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"American Idol's" Devin Velez, Burnell Taylor, Lazaro Arbos seem bound for the bottom 3

From the Four Tops to the bottom 3 will likely be the fate for Lazaro Arbos, Burnell Taylor and Devin Velez on tonight’s “American Idol” results show if our “Idol” psychics are correct.

The trio’s disastrous performance of the Tops’ “Can’t Help Myself” on last night’s Motown/Detroit-themed episode pleased no one, especially judge Nicki Minaj who wasn’t calling any of them “Sugar pie, honeybunch.”

“I...

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'American Idol' fashion: Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey are twins, kind of

From left, Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson, Nicki Minaj

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The two American Idol divas, Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey, have verrrrry different styles, so it was odd to see them both wearing short dresses in the exact same shade of orangey-red on Wednesday night’s show.

Minaj donned a molded-to-her-body, short- sleeved sheath accessorized with a diamond tennis necklace. Carey went for a 50s style frock — a sleeveless shirtwaist with plunging neckline...

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