Idol Headlines for 12/3/13

The Biggest Loser continues featuring Ruben Studdard 8/9c pm NBC. The Voice results at 9/8c pm. One goes home, plus KELLY CLARKSON PERFORMS!

Daughtry appears on the Arsenio Hall Show. Check your local listings.

Cassadee Pope will perform with Travis Tritt on the CMT Artist of the Year awards airing on at 8/7c pm. (CMT)

Cassadee Pope Leads Five “New Faces” Selected For Country Radio Seminar’s Signature Finale Showcase – This year’s list of newly minted “New Faces” for CRS’s signature final event of their annual Trade Show in Nashville features Atlantic Nashville’s Brett Eldredge, Tyler Farr from Columbia Records, Cassadee Pope from Republic Nashville, Thomas Rhett from The Valory Music Co. and Charlie Worsham from Warner Brothers Nashville. Of this list, Only Worsham doesn’t yet have a Gold/Platinum or Top 10 hit single but what he does has is perhaps the most-loved new album in Rubberband. The 2014 New Faces of Country Music Show will be held on February 21, 2014 during Country Radio Seminar. – Read more at

The Voice Winner Danielle Bradbery is the New Face of SKECHERS – MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., Dec 03, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Danielle Bradbery, the 17-year-old singing sensation and recent winner of Season 4 of NBC’s The Voice, has been named the new face of SKECHERS, and will appear in the Company’s global marketing and social media campaigns through 2015. Bradbery will make her first appearance in the Spring 2014 television and print ad campaign of charitable footwear line BOBS from SKECHERS, which recently passed its six-million-pair donation milestone. – Read more at MarketWatch

Kree Harrison Joins Santa Train on 71st Run – Kree Harrison joined the Santa Train this year as it made its way through Appalachia, handing out gifts through rural Kentucky, Virgina and Tennessee. The ‘American Idol‘ runner up first rode the Santa Train in 2001, when she was just 11 years old. “Being able to experience the Santa Train the first time was life-changing,” Harrison says in a press release. “But being able to come back 12 years later and see how much this event has grown, the number of families it helps and the joy it brings to these communities is truly something I will never forget.” – Read more at The Boot

Crystal Bowersox Drops Some Dread Weight, Comes Out for Christmas – “I know it sounds gross, but I kept all the hair. I have it in a bag!” Crystal revealed with a chuckle, speaking to Yahoo Music after a sold-out gig at McCabe’s Guitar Shop in Los Angeles. “Those dreads were really heavy. They’d been weighing me down. I’ve actually been gradually cutting them off myself, one by one. I would try to comb them out and they would just disintegrate. I haven’t been to a professional hairdresser yet,” Crystal said, fingering the ends of her D.I.Y. haircut. – Read more at

The Voice’s Kat Robichaud on Crowd-Surfing for ‘Sail’ and Gender-Flipping a Gay-Marriage Anthem – At a certain point in her trajectory on The Voice, Kat Robichaud decided it was time to take a page from MTV’s The Real World — to stop being polite and start getting real. “I have always been different. In middle school and high school, I was a huge fan of Marilyn Manson — I still am — and I took a lot of s*** for that. And it is really stupid when people take s*** for the music they listen to,” Robichaud explains. – Read more at TV Line

A Minute With: Carrie Underwood climbs ‘Sound of Music’ mountain – Q: Despite everything you have done since first winning “American Idol” in 2005, this must rank as one of the biggest challenges you have faced. Why did you decide to take it on? A: It is just so different for me. I have never done anything quite like this. This is first time anybody has done a live musical on TV like this in a very long time. People don’t take on this kind of project any more so it’s really new for all of us. I love the fact that it is live. Even with award shows, it’s all smoke and mirrors and this is the opposite of that. – Read more at Reuters

‘The Sound of Music Live!’ Cast talk about their “Favorite Things”


Jennifer Lopez To Receive Parenting Honor – Jennifer Lopez is being honored by the March of Dimes. Lopez, the 44-year-old mother of 5-year-old twins, Maximilian and Emme, will receive the Grace Kelly Award at the eighth annual March of Dimes luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Friday. She’s being recognized as a celebrity parent role model supporting women giving birth to healthy babies after full-term pregnancies. – Read more at Access Hollywood

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