Idols Gone Country-2011 Year End Edition!

Bucky and Shooter

It’s another edition of Idols Gone Country, featuring a look back at what our Idols in the country market were up to in 2011 AND a look ahead to what they’ve got in store for us in 2012! Featuring Lauren Alaina, Bo Bice, Crystal Bowersox, Kristy Lee Cook, Bucky Covington, Danny Gokey, Josh Gracin, Casey […]

Idols Gone Country: 8/10/2011 Edition

Credit to Bonafide Bice for the picture

Fresh from the country clubs (seriously, check that out for a laugh) dirt roads and dusty trails, here’s your latest Idols Gone Country! Get the latest on NEW songs from Lauren Alaina, Bo Bice, Kristy Lee Cook, Bucky Covington, Danny Gokey, Josh Gracin, Casey James, Aaron Kelly, Kellie Pickler, and Carrie Underwood!

Idols Gone Country: 5/7/11 Edition

Credit Tom McCarthy at My Country 95.5

Here’s your latest edition of Idols Gone Country! We’ve got the titles of new cowritten songs by Casey James and Carrie Underwood, a possible new song title for Danny Gokey, and new VIDEO of performances/interviews by Kellie Pickler, Bo Bice, Kristy Lee Cook, Bucky Covington, and Josh Gracin plus video footage of Aaron Kelly performing […]

Idols Gone Country: April 13, 2011 Edition

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Flashier than your red high heels! Hotter than a cowboy casanova! More frequent than country music awards shows! This is your latest edition of Idols Gone Country! Don’t you wanna stay and hear the latest about new music from Carrie Underwood, Josh Gracin, Kellie Pickler, Danny Gokey, and Kristy Lee Cook (I’m talking NEW song […]

Aaron Kelly – “I Can’t Wait for Christmas” – Available for Download (Full Audio Stream)

11-20-2010 8-00-05 AM

Aaron Kelly’s new original Christmas song, “I Can’t Wait For Christmas” is available for download at If you have trouble downloading the tune, Aaron says it will be available at Amazon and Rhapsody within the week and iTunes in a week or so. Audio Source: AaronKellyStreetTeam Audio after the JUMP…

American Idols Live Season 9 – Portland OR Interviews

8-22-2010 4-01-28 PM

Every city produces video interviews from Idol tour press hour, but these vids from On Portland, conducted before yesterday’s Idols live show with Crystal Bowersox, Casey James, Aaron Kelly, Tim Urban and Didi Benami are worth posting.  (Looks like interviews have been going up all afternoon. If more appear, I’ll post them here.) Crystal’s interview, […]

Idols Talk Post Idol Plans and More At Staples Center

8-18-2010 3-17-19 PM

Lyndsey Parker of Yahoo Music does her usual fabulous job interviewing Lee DeWyze, Casey James, Michael Lynche and Aaron Kelly before the Los Angeles Idols Live show at the Staples center last week. The news of Casey James’ Sony Nashville signing had just broke, and Lyndsey asks him if his debut album will be country, […]

Season 9 Top 10 Sample New Cheesecake at Cheesecake Factory


The Season 9 Top 10,  in Virginia Beach, VA for a concert tonight, dropped by the Cheesecake Factory to sample their brand new Reeses’ Peanut Butter Cup cheesecake flavor. A tweet describes it as “Layers of r Original chzcake w/ chunks of Reeses & layers of r Fudge Cake”. So, like…yum? If you’ve got a […]

Season 9 Touring Top 10 Ring The Closing Bell at NASDAQ


The Season 9 Top 10 are back in New York City, a day ahead of their next concert in Newark NJ tomorrow (July 20). Today, the kids will be ringing the closing bell on the NASDAQ stock exchange. The NASDAQ visit had become somewhat of a tradition for the touring top 10 when they hit […]

American Idol Season 9 Top 10 to Ring The NASDAQ Closing Bell Monday, 7/19

The American Idol Live! Tour will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City’s Times Square. In honor of the occasion, the Top 10 Season 9 Idol finalists will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell. A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at, and you can find more exclusive content, photo […]