Idol Headlines for 4/14/14

Tonight, the Playoff Rounds continue on The Voice! Who will advance to the Top 12? Join our live blog at 8/7c pm NBC to find out.  Check out Adam’s The Voice Top 20 Power List to get ready!  Dancing With The Stars goes Disney tonight! Amanda live blogs at 8/7c pm!  RuPaul’s Drag Race airs on LOGO at 10:00 pm.

‘American Idol’ Staff Desperately Searching For New Jobs: The Show Is On Its Way Out, And We Don’t Want To Be Dragged Down With It! – It’s no secret that American Idol has been on a downward spiral the last few seasons — so staff and crew are jumping ship, desperate to find new jobs before the show gets the ax, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned. – Read more at RadarOnline

Jessica Sanchez tweets, “So excited to meet the sweet and beautiful @leonalewismusic. Huge fan of hers!!” Leona Lewis followed up her 2006 X Factor UK win with the hit “Bleeding Love.”

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Jennifer Hudson and Big Sean Appear in ‘We Are Silent’ – Jennifer Hudson, Big Sean, Selena Gomez and more are taking part in a Free The Children initiative titled “We Are Silent.” On April 17th, Malala Yousafzai and Shiza Shahid, co-founder and CEO of The Malala Fund, will join international activist and co-founder of Free The Children Craig Kielburger, in taking a 24-hour silent stand to raise awareness for the millions of girls around the world who have been denied the right to attend school. – Read more at SingersRoom

Smithfield’s Bria Kelly ready for what comes next on ‘The Voice’ – The 18-year-old singer from Smithfield, who has gained national attention on the sixth season of NBC’s talent search reality show “The Voice,” said some people have misinterpreted a comment that aired on last Monday’s episode when she talked of her desire to “get out of this tiny town” and become a rock star. “I was purely speaking in terms of musical opportunities,” Kelly said last week in a phone interview from Los Angeles. “I’m so proud of where I’m from. It’s an amazing town, and the people are so supportive. From a musical standpoint, trying to make it musically in Smithfield would be extraordinarily hard,” she said. “It was something I said during an interview, and it was cut and spliced into the show — it was definitely not derogatory in any way.” – Read more at Daily Mail

Katharine McPhee puckers up to female pal as she displays her toned stomach in tiny cropped top at Coachella – She hit the headlines six months ago when she was spotted kissing married Smash director Michael Morris. But at Coachella on Friday, Katharine McPhee – who secretly separated from her husband Nick Cokas seven months before she was spotted with Michael – only had eyes for a female pal as she jokingly puckered up for a kiss. The 30-year-old actress bared her toned stomach in a tiny crop top as she put her romantic problems behind her to soak up the atmosphere at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California. – Read more at Daily Mail

All Signs Point To Yes For ‘Nashville’ Third Season – ABC is certainly putting its promotional muscle behind the series with the recent Nashville: On The Record taping at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The show featured Charles Esten, Hayden Panettiere, Sam Palladio, Clare Bowen, Joshua Jackson, Chaley Rose, Will Chase, Chris Carmack and others, along with several of Nashville’s top singer-songwriters, including Jaida Dreyer, Ashley Monroe and Striking Matches. It is slated to air April 23 on ABC. Additionally, a limited Nashville tour has sold out, and an additional date has already been added for May 5 in Philadelphia. Esten, Bowen, Jackson, Palladio and Carmack will perform in Chicago; Washington, D.C.; Philadelphia and New York City (with Chase also appearing in NYC). – Read more at Music Row

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