Ryan Seacrest: American Idol Gig Isn’t Looking Too Bad Now, Is It?

  Ryan Seacrest may be all that, but according to the ratings for the daytime talk show. ‘Live with Kelly & Ryan’, he is proving not to be a bag of chips as the ratings for the show seem to be dropping…and dropping fast! And it didn’t take long either. Just one week after his first appearance as co host, ratings fell to only 12 percent. Quite a difference from…

Adam Lambert Joining ‘American Idol ‘ Reboot?!

  Adam Lambert was one of my favorite contestants on ‘American Idol’. No one had a voice like his. His vocals were like out of this world, crazy! I looked forward to hearing him sing each week. When he came in second I was sorely disappointed and furious. But not all is over when you lose on ‘American Idol’.   This great and talented young man has gone on to…

Taylor Hicks Doesn’t Think Chris Daughtry is American Idol Judge Material

As ABC and American Idol (redeaux) continue to amass alumni to act as judges, you just knew there had to be a contestant or two miffed that they weren’t selected. And that sour grapes contestant has surfaced in the form of Season 5 winner, Taylor Hicks. According to Hicks, Daughtry isn’t qualified to be a judge because he didn’t win his season. “What you go through to win the show…

Chris Daughtry Joining American Idol!

Seems ABC’s American Idol is is going to be like a high school reunion! “They wanted a panel of all ex contestants, a source tells Us Weekly. “Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Hudson were all on their wish list.” But they did land Idol alum Chris Daughtry. While Daughtry did not win his season, Season 5 (2006), finishing fourth. Taylor Hicks was voted the winner that season, with Katherine…

“American Idol”: Katy Perry Signs on as First Judge!

  Well, looks like the stars have all aligned and the moon is in the seventh house because Katy Perry has signed on to be a judge on ‘American Idol’. Confirmation of signing on to the singing competition reboot was made at ABC’s upfront presentation on today (May 16).     In a press release, Perry announced, that she was honored to be the first to sign up to bring…

Ryan Seacrest Open to American Idol Hosting Gig!

  Ryan Seacrest isn’t averse to returning to his hosting gig on the reboot of ‘American Idol’. TMZ caught up with Seacrest and his girlfriend, Shayna Taylor, over the weekend and put the question to him…would he be returning as host?     While not completely nixing the idea, it would require some definite juggling of his present schedule. Currently, Seacrest is co-host to Kelly Ripa on ‘Live with a…

Katy Perry in Talks to Be a Judge on American Idol?!

  Pop icon, Katy Perry, is said to be in talks with ABC and producers to take a seat at the judges table of American Idol (redeaux). Money being the only issue. Perry is said to be willing to work around her touring schedule and Idol tapings. TMZ reports that Katy is very interested, which is totally different from her reluctance to be a judge when asked if she’d do…

American Idol Returns!

I’ve been watching “American Idol” since the first season. I got hooked on it immediately. I saw it as the greatest reality TV show I had ever seen. The back stories of the contestants were inspirational and touching. I loved the way it went from emotionally moving to hilarious. However, I didn’t like how some of the – less than talented – potential contestants were laughed at as they sang…