Candice Glover won "American Idol" Season 12 over Kree Harrison as Psy, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J, Adam Lambert and Aretha Franklin performed.
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Amber Holcomb steals our hearts as Kree Harrison, Adriana Latonio star as 'American Idol' starts setting semifinals
Amber Holcomb was the breakout star on a strong night of "American Idol," surprising everyone with a fresh take on "My Funny Valentine" that got the judges on their feet and the audience whooping.
An impassioned Kree Harrison also impressed, with smooth Angela Miller as always showing us she's pretty much a pro already, and Adriana Latonio showing flashes of a...Read more »
Angela Miller next on "American Idol," in a simple black outfit singing "If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time." She has a fantastic urgency to her voice, and sounds professional. Has the moves, the look, the performance down already. Plus strong vocals and the ability to emote; for some reason I admired it more than I loved it.
Keith Urban says "you have a beautiful...Read more »
"American Idol" judges Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban have chosen the Top 40 contestants — 20 gals and 20 guys — who will head to Las Vegas to perform on the stage of Cirque du Soleil’s Beatles LOVE Theatre at The Mirage.
The group will be split by gender. On Wednesday, Feb. 20 and Thursday, Feb. 21 and Wednesday, Feb. 27. and Thursday, Feb. 28, 10...Read more »
Emotional, captivating performances from four singers outshone even the Nicki Minaj-Mariah Carey "feud" as "American Idol" sent 46 people to Hollywood out of the high-powered Chicago auditions.
Sure, Minaj and Carey sniped at each other a few times, again; but it felt like play-acting as each had fun being the diva, rather than real animosity.
Minaj dominated...Read more »
Isabelle Parrell up next on "American Idol," gets Keith Urban to join her on "Baby It's Cold Outside." She has a classic tone to her voice, the kind you'd hear in a small club with a piano.
Even gets Mariah Carey to join in a bit; says she has a "sweet quality," which is exactly right. Could be a bit kooky, but has charisma even though she's just in high school....Read more »
"American Idol" teased everyone with clips of fights between new judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey, but in the end singers Frankie Ford and Sarah Restuccio stole the show as the New York City auditions kicked off Season 12 of the long-running Fox show.
Minaj was fantastic as a judge and got, by far, the most airtime. Her comments were pithy, spot-on, original and showed a passion...Read more »
Christina “Isabelle” up next on “American Idol.” No idea why they put her last name in quotes. Blasts out “Summertime" -- the classic big, brassy voice.
“O-M-G” says Nicki Minaj, “you'll go really far in this competition . . . amazing skill with beautiful tone.”
Keith Urban calls her a “natural singer” and Randy Jackson also thinks she's fantastic, just wants her to build...Read more »