Adam Lambert talks new music, new boyfriend, new attitude, and 10 years of being here for your entertainment – From the badass ‘70s-action-flick vibes of the attitudinal new single “Superpower” to the keening Leon Russell-meets-ELO piano love song “Closer to You,” from the sassy uptempo cowbell banger “Loverboy” to the George-Michael-covers-Samantha-Sang-on-Duran-Duran’s-Wedding-Album late-night disco-comedown that is the absolutely epic “Overflow,” Side A sinks deep into a smooth, vinyl-ready groove. And Lambert definitely has his groove back — not that he ever really lost it. – Read more at Yahoo Music
Lee DeWyze Announces New EP
The American Idol season 9 winner is set to drop an EP Castles on October 25
Hey everyone! I’m excited to FINALLY announce the release of my EP “Castles” on OCTOBER 25!!
Make sure to Pre-Save & Pre-Add “Castles” TODAY!?
— Lee DeWyze (@LeeDeWyze) September 27, 2019
Party with Hardy: American Idol winner gears up for homecoming bash – After months of waiting, it’s almost time for Louisiana native and “American Idol” winner Laine Hardy’s big concert. The Laine Hardy Homecoming Bash is set for Saturday at North Park in Denham Springs. Gates open at 10 a.m. and the show starts at 1 p.m. Special guests include LeRoux, Sara Collins, and Parish County Line. – See the Video at WBRZ
Laine Hardy sits down for interview with WAFB ahead of tour kickoff in Denham Springs – American Idol winner, Laine Hardy, has become the next big thing. With his first national tour kicking off this weekend in Livingston Parish, the 19-year-old sat down for a one-on-one with WAFB. “The main thing about walking on rocks, you gotta’ do a little bit before you get the technique down,” Hardy said. He’s your typical small town country boy “This is like guitar strings. Rocks, now it just massages my feet as I walk across them,” he said. He’s a teenager who loves to spend time with his friends, and he just so happens to also be an up and coming national star. “I was constantly going and now that I’m like able to process everything and just break everything down that happened, it’s really crazy how much stuff I went through,” said Hardy. – Read more at WAFB.com
He’s back! Laine Hardy makes surprise school performance ahead of weekend concert – American Idol Laine Hardy performed in a surprise appearance for about 700 first and second graders, teachers and staff at Tanglewood Elementary School in Central, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019. Chase Tyler also performed, and Tyler and Derek Shipley, of Parish County Line, will both both perform at Hardy’s daylong celebration in Denham Springs on Saturday. – Read more at The Advocate
Q&A: Chris Daughtry – Daughtry barnstormed across the U.S. this summer as the band neared the end of its marathon tour in support of fifth studio album, Cage to Rattle. It’s been a long road from American Idol for bandleader Chris Daughtry, but his voice sounded no worse for wear as he spoke with Las Vegas Magazine’s Matt Kelemen by phone from Portland in advance of Daughtry’s Oct. 4 concert at the Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel. – Read more at LasVegasMagazine
And now here’s this…
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— Kat McPhee (@katharinemcphee) September 27, 2019
Gwen Stefani Credits Christina Aguilera For Spot On ‘The Voice’ Gig And For Meeting Blake Shelton