The X Factor Top 8 perform for your votes. The theme is Big Band! 8 pm on FOX. Survivor airs on CBC at 8 pm. This week’s Nashville is a repeat!
The Making of the Sound of Music Live is a behind the scenes look at the production as it gets ready for the December 5 live production. Starring Carrie Underwood as Maria. NBC 8/7c pm
DWTS winner, Amber Riley and runner-up, Corbin Bleu, guest on The View. Jennifer Hudson appears on The Talk.
Ryan Seacrest to ring in NYE with star-studded lineup – In what has become an annual tradition, Ryan Seacrest will ring in the New Year in Times Square, and he’ll be in good company: Jennifer Hudson, Jason Derulo, Fall Out Boy, Enrique Iglesias and Robin Thicke are all set to perform. The bi-coastal party that is Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2014 airs at 10 p.m. ET on Dec. 31 on ABC. Jenny McCarthy and Fergie return as hosts of the East and West coast parties, respectively. – Read more at USA Today
American Idol Winner Joins Skating & Gymnastics Show – 2013 American Idol champion Candice Glover will be performing at the upcoming Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular, to be held Dec. 14 at Jamestown Savings Bank Arena in Jamestown, N.Y. – Read more at IG Magazine
Joey McIntyre and Erica Van Pelt to Perform At Boston Common Tree Lighting – WCVB TV’s Anthony Everett and JC Monahan will host Channel 5’s live broadcast of the event beginning at 7 p.m. featuring New Kid on the Block Joey McIntyre, “American Idol” Season 11 finalist Erica Van Pelt, Blue Man Group, Nova Scotia band Squid Precision Drumming, Morning Star Baptist Church Gospel Choir, Boston Ballet, Boston Celtics official junior dance team LilPhunk, and representatives of the Boston Red Sox with the 2013 World Series trophy. – Read more at City of Boston
Kris Allen announces a December 12 Stageit.com Show
Buy your tickets HERE.
Kelly Clarkson is Literally ‘Wrapped in Red’ for Christmas Taping – Kelly Clarkson is literally wrapped in red while belting out a tune for the NBC Christmas in Rockefeller Center telecast on Tuesday (November 26) in New York City.
The 31-year-old pregnant singer pre-taped her performance for the special, which will feature the lighting of the famous Christmas tree and other musicals guests like Mariah Carey, Ariana Grande, Mary J. Blige, Toni Braxton, Jewel and more!
The special will air on Wednesday, December 4 at 8/7c on NBC. – See the photos at Just Jared
Candice Glover Explains Album Delay
Read more at Hip Hop Hollywood
Keith Urban Cut His Hair!!!
Sunrise : Kelly Clarkson talks to Nelson
‘I get hate tweets saying I’m not Julie Andrews’: Carrie Underwood defends taking on iconic role in The Sound Of Music – Julie Andrews is one of the most popular singing legends in Hollywood. So it’s predictable Carrie Underwood was attacked once it was announced she was stepping into the icon’s apron. On December 5 she will reprise Julie’s role as Maria in a live TV version of the classic 1965 musical The Sound Of Music. ‘I get hate tweets and stuff like, “You’re not Julie Andrews!”‘ the country singer told Entertainment Weekly’s Entertainers Of The Year issue. – Read more at DailyMail.co.uk
THE SOUND OF MUSIC Through History
An interesting history of the musical, from Mary Martin to Carrie Underwood!
Ruben Studdard’s Biggest Loser Blog: ‘This Experience Has Changed My Life for the Better’ – This is Thanksgiving week and I’m always happy to give back on the holidays. I just didn’t know giving back would be so exhausting, lol. The challenge this week was for a great cause but it was hard work getting all those boxes in the truck. I think every cell in my body hurt after that Turkey Day challenge. I really wanted to see one of my family members, but I’m glad that Hap got to meet his baby boy for the first time. We are so close this season that even when you lose a challenge, we still see the good in it. – Read more at Parade
Zodiak Rights To Sell Susan Boyle Documentary – LONDON – A new documentary about Grammy-nominated artist Susan Boyle, who emerged as an overnight sensation after an audition on Britain’s Got Talent when Simon Cowell was on the judging panel, is to be touted to global TV buyers. Zodiak Rights, the international division of Zodiak Media, has taken on worldwide sales duties to There’s Something About Susan, a one-hour special produced by U.K. banner Firecracker Films for commercial broadcaster ITV1 where it will air in early December.The documentary follows Boyle — an anxiety sufferer all her life — as she embarks on her first ever series of live solo concerts having sold over 20 million records since her audition on the show in 2009. – Read more at the Hollywood Reporter