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The Amazing Race heads to San Antonio de Areco, Argentina. We’re live blogging at 8/7c pm CBS.

Jordin Sparks lighting Macy’s Great Tree – Macy’s is once again is going the “American Idol” route for its Great Tree lighting ceremony this year. Jordin Sparks is scheduled to do the honors Nov. 7 at the 108th annual celebration at Macy’s on State Street. The “No Air” and “Tattoo” pop star won season six of the Fox singing competition in 2007 and went on to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl the following year. – Read more at Chicago Tribune

American Idol season 1 runner-up, Justin Guarini, is crowdfunding an album on Pledgemusic. Click for Details. In 24 hours, he’s already 36% to his goal.

American Idol season 10 alum. Stefano, to Appear on Dancing with the Stars

Blake Shelton Announces 2016 Tour – Blake Shelton has announced the first dates of his 2016 tour with a Feb. 18 launch in Cincinnati. Shelton, the reigning five-time CMA male vocalist of the year and coach of NBC’s The Voice, has recorded new music for Reloaded: 20 #1 Hits, set for release on Oct. 23. – Read more at CMT

One Direction Announces their next Single

NBC Nabs Bruno Mars-Produced Music Comedy From Imagine TV – Top singer-songwriter Bruno Mars is venturing into producing, teaming with Empire executive producer Brian Grazer for a single-camera family comedy with music elements, which has landed at NBC with a put pilot commitment. Written by Prentice Penny (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), the comedy follows a loud, boisterous, and quarrelsome family from the Bronx and what happens when they take in their wide-eyed, hopelessly optimistic 10 year old nephew. Penny and Imagine TV’s Gracer and Francie Calfo executive produce alongside Mars and his manager Brandon Creed. – Read more at Deadline

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