Idol Headlines for 10/31/14

The Amazing Race continues tonight at 8/7c PM on CBS. Join Steven as he Live Blogs.

Jessica Sanchez appears on the PBS special Michael Feinstein at the Rainbow Room. 9 pm on most PBS stations. Check your local listings.

Join Us! The Voice Winner Josh Kaufman Makes Broadway Debut as Pippin’s Newest Prince – The Voice victor Josh Kaufman enters the Broadway big top on October 31 as the titular prince in Pippin. He takes over for Kyle Dean Massey, who will find his corner of the sky on the road in the national tour. Kaufman will play a limited engagement through January 4, 2015 at the Music Box Theatre. –

The Foo Fighter’s Sonic Highways Nashville Episode Airs Tonight Featuring Carrie Underwood.

The Foo Fighters highlight a different city in their series for HBO. This week, it’s Nashville, featuring Carrie Underwood and others. The episode airs tonight on HBO at 11 pm.


David Archuleta, Kevin Olusola from Pentatonix set for Celebration of Christ – “Celebration of Christ” Concerts featuring David Archuleta, Kevin Olusola from Pentatonix, & One Voice Choir returning from a stellar performance on “America’s Got Talent”! Special Guest choirs & full orchestra, & dance ensemble from nine different faiths uniting in Christianity to celebrate the birth and life of Jesus Christ in music, dance, and special effects. Interfaith performers include the Catholic Diocese Madelline Choir, Calvary Baptist, First Presbyterian, Methodist SL Mass, Episcopal, Seventh Day Adventist, LDS, Nondenominational faiths. November 28th & 29th, 2014 Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City Utah – Buy tickets beginning today at ArtTix

American Idol Winner David Cook on the Most Boring Thing in Music – Can you tell us about the new album? I think every so often in your career, things test you and your resolve to continue to do that. I left that album wondering what my next move was going to be… I concerted an effort to enjoy the writing process and really get out of my comfort stuff, like trying bass stuff, synths and loops. This record is just more fun for me. I enjoyed the creative process exponentially more than any other record I’ve been a part of. It’s a redemption record in the sense that it got me on the path of making music because I enjoy it, which is why I started all this. What’s the album name? I have the name, but I’m not ready to throw it out yet. Do you know when the release date is? We are on the homestretch of figuring it out, including the single that will go out. – Read more at

Phillip Phillips Behind the Scenes

Phillip did a BTS tour video for American Family Insurance (which has been using his song “Home” in the TV ads.” The American Idol 11 winner’s girlfriend, Hannah, is also featured.

Aiken asking for votes … in a political forum – ASHEBORO — Clay Aiken’s arrival at Randolph Community College didn’t go unnoticed Thursday afternoon. After all, hiding a celebrity’s presence proves difficult when he arrives in a gold bus with his name plastered on all sides. Several people rushed over to pose for selfies when Aiken exited. It’s been 11 years since his second place “American Idol” finish, but Aiken wasn’t on campus to sing. – Read more at

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