Kelly Clarkson, Daughtry, Adam Lambert, Jennifer Hudson & More at the American Music Awards


Sunday’s AMA Awards will feature Jennifer Hudson as a presenter, Daughtry, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Lopez, Maroon 5, and Christina Aguilera as performers. Adam Lambert will be there too! Jennifer Lopez, Maroon 5 and Blake Shelton are nominated for awards.

UPDATE: Adam will not only be in the audience, but he’ll be presenting as well, according to a report from The Hollywood Reporter.

Make sure to join us when we live blog the show. The AMA’s will be broadcast live on ABC Sunday January 20 at 8 EST.

Why I Hate The X Factor (Yet I’m Still Watching)

She’s back! Our intrepid American Idol tour recapper, Sparkles returns with a spot on and HILARIOUS essay on X Factor USA.

As you can tell from the title, our favorite clown isn’t impressed with Simon Cowell’s latest dog and pony show, and she tells us exactly why. A must-read people. Do not miss.

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