Headlines: Carrie Underwood AMAs Rehearsal, Pia Toscano Carousel of Hope

Robert De Niro Honored at Carousel of Hope Ball – And before the award presentation to De Niro, there was strong musical presentation put together by David Foster with Pia Toscano, Shelea Frazier and Fernando Varela plus a set by Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds. The evening would end with a performance by Gladys Knight. Introducing De Niro was David O. Russell (he directed the actor in 2012’s Silver Linings Playbook) who said he “imitates your performances any day of the week. It’s like singing old Beatles songs.” – Read more at Hollywood Reporter


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Look who I bumped into last night at #CarouselofHope !! Mr. Leno!! What a special night ?

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Caleb Lee Hutchinson Performed with Luke Bryan on His Farm Tour

The American Idol runner-up performed with judge Luke Bryan over the weekend. (Winner Maddie Poppe did the honors a few weeks ago)

American Idol Winner Maddie Poppe performed for LA Family Day

Maddie Poppe Reflects on Idol Journey

Interesting twitter thread from Maddie. Click on the tweet to read all of it.

Trent Harmon Wants to Collaborate with…Frankie Valli!

The American Idol 15 winner talks about a crazy text conversation he had with a few 60′ legends.

Carrie Underwood Rehearses for the American Music Awards

The AMAs are set to air Tuesday (October 9) on ABC.


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Rehearsing for the @AMAs. Tune in LIVE at 8/7c on Tuesday on @ABCnetwork. #SpinningBottles #AMAs ?: Kevin Winter/@GettyEntertainment

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Pops ‘Idol’: Former Tulsan Melinda Doolittle to play with OKC Philharmonic – “It is crazy to me that 11 years have passed, and people still come up to me and say, ‘I’m still mad that you got voted off,’ or things like that. It’s so amazing because ‘American Idol’ was such a pop culture sensation at that time, but it stays with people. And I’m so grateful for the platform that it’s given me and that it continues to give me and the career that has come out of going on that show. I never imagined that it would be like this and I’m really, really grateful,” she said. – Read more at NewsOK

‘The Voice’ gets a special visit from TODAY’s puppy with a purpose, Sunny

The Voice Outtakes

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