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Idol Headlines for 09/29/11 – The Evening Edition

Scotty McCreery Is the First Artist To Be Featured in Deluxe Edition Of ‘ZinePak Available Exclusively At Walmart

Mercury Nashville/19 Recordings/Interscope artist Scotty McCreery has been chosen as the first artist to release a CD in the successful ‘ZinePak configuration, which features his debut album, Clear As Day, and exclusive elements, including a magazine with never-before-seen family photos and personal information about Scotty.

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Kelly Clarkson, Daughtry, Carrie Underwood on ‘VH1’s 100 Greatest Songs of 00’s’

Kelly Clarkson’s “Since U Been Gone” ranks #5, Daughtry’s “It’s Not Over at #94 and Carrie Underwood’s “Before He Cheats” at #99 on VH1’s Top 100 of 00’s.

Read the VH1 press release VH1 below. The songs will be presented on the music channel in a 5-night special beginning October 3.

See the entire Top 100 after the jump. What do you think of the list?

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Idol Headlines for 09/29/11

SYTYCD tour heads to Dunkin’ Donuts Center, Providence, RI

Scotty McCreery will cohost Country Countdown USA w Lon Helton next weekend, Oct 8-9

American Idol tweets, “Day 2 of judging in #Pittsburgh is underway. The judges are hoping for a day as strong as yesterday and @YO_RANDYJACKSON is ready to GO!!”

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will perform at the Opry on October 18

David Archuleta has announced 3 more dates for his My Kind of Christmas tour. (Via


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Idol Headlines for 09/28/11 – The Evening Edition

James Durbin tweets, “SPOILER ALERT!!!!! The album is kind of a hybrid of Aerosmith & My Chemical Romance!”

Steve Jones storms off Piers Morgan’s chat show

Everyone loves a good old fashioned celebrity spat and one famous type we can always rely on for that is Piers Morgan – just ask Alan Sugar or Jeremy Clarkson.

And Piers’ latest victim? That’ll be US X Factor host Steve Jones.