American Idol

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

Angie Miller and Candice Glover's duet gets ovation, Amber Holcomb and Kree Harrison 'like superheroes' on 'American Idol'

Amber Holcomb and Kree Harrison team up to sing Adele's "Rumour Has It" next on "American Idol." Holcomb's distinctive voice really cuts through; she simply sounds like a star. Harrison is strong as well; they've got Keith Urban rocking out in his seat.

Urban praises Holcomb's "commanding stance," calls it "riveting." Nicki Minaj says "you guys...

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Angie Miller a '10 out of 10 out of 10,' Kree Harrison flops on 'American Idol'

Kree Harrison next on "American Idol," singing Susan Tedeschi's "It Hurts So Bad." Not crazy about the song choice -- not that well known and it starts off a bit sedate, and she's swallowing some words. It gets better as it goes on, but we've seen better from her.

Randy Jackson says "I don't know if it's the best vocal I've heard from you," calls it a bit...

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‘American Idol’ – One Hit Wonders/Free Choice-themed performance show April 24

"American Idol" - Top 4: Candice Glover, Angie

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The “American Idol” top 4 finalists, Candice Glover, Kree Harrison, Amber Holcomb and Angie Miller, will perform two songs each Wednesday.  

Rumor has it that the themes for this week are "one hit wonders" – songs from artists that hit the Top 40 only once – and free choice.

"American Idol" season 9 winner Lee DeWyze will perform his new single “Silver Lining”...

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Will the 'American Idol' judges save Amber Holcomb?

Amber Holcomb performs on "American Idol". (April 10,

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To quote Keith Urban on last night’s “American Idol”: “We’ve got an Amber alert going on!” Four of our nine “Idol” psychics predict Amber Holcomb will end up having the lowest number of votes when tonight’s results are revealed on “Idol.” The good news is that all four expect the judges to save her.

Diva wannabe Amber took on Mariah Carey’s “Without You,” which got “mad props” from Randy Jackson,...

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‘American Idol’ fashion: For Nicki Minaj, it’s all about the 'girls’

Amber Holcomb chose an elegant monochromatic look as

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The boys are gone, gone, gone from the stage of 'American Idol' leaving five girl finalists. And along with the boys went all that inauthentic styling – the peacock colored tuxedo jackets, shimmery bow ties and dandy shoes.

The only fashion shocker of Wednesday night went to Nicki Minaj, whose ruby red lips matched the melted-on-her-body slither by DSquared2 featuring a large circular cutout...

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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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Lazaro Arbos finally goes as Scotty McCreery, Kelly Clarkson return to 'American Idol'

"American Idol" - Lazaro Arbos sings Robbie Williams'

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"American Idol" is cutting to five finalists tonight; they're playing the game where they have contestsants go into three different groups on stage -- Angie Miller, Lazaro Arbos and Kree Harrison are asked to start each group. 

Scotty McCreery then returns with "Gotta See You Tonight." He's so smooth and at home up there; a bit hokey at times, but fun to listen to....

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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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