Idol Headlines for 9/14/13

Today’s Scotty McCreery lyric! “Friends are laughing, howling at the moon, we start sneaking off behind the dunes.” – Windmills will reveal the song later.

‘American Idol’ star Fantasia cancels Phoenix date – “American Idol” winner Fantasia Barrino, who goes by Fantasia, has canceled a concert scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Celebrity Theatre. No reason has been given for the cancellation. – Read more at AZ Central

‘Glee’s’ Grant Gustin to Play Flash on The CW’s ‘Arrow’ – The actor just landed the role as Barry Allen AKA The Flash on The CW’s “Arrow,” which could transition Gustin into the star of a backdoor pilot spinoff for “Flash,” a Warner Bros. TV representative told TheWrap. Gustin will guest star on three episodes — 208, 209 and 220, which will serve as the backdoor pilot. In the meantime, Grant will appear as the evil Warbler, and nemesis, Sebastian, on the Glee Season 5 premiere. – Read more at The Wrap

Keith Urban on Being Asked Back to ‘Idol’: “I Was Good Either Way”


Leah Remini: Jennifer Lopez To Attend DWTS Premiere – According to Leah Remini (who is competing on the show with pro partner Tony Dovolani), her longtime good friend Jennifer Lopez will be in the audience for support! “She is [coming],” Leah told Access Hollywood’s Shaun Robinson at her rehearsal alongside Tony on Friday, when asked if J.Lo would be attending any shows. – Read more at Access Hollywood

Mandisa on Christian Music Success, ‘The Good, Bad and Ugly’ of ‘American Idol’ (Q&A) – Mandisa made her Billboard debut shortly after competing on the fifth season of American Idol in 2006. Seven years later, she is enjoying the biggest chart success of her career, with a No. 1 album and a single that has spent a collective 18 weeks on top. That title track from her album Overcomer is poised to bring the Christian music star to the Hot 100 for the first time, as the single rockets 24-3 on the Bubbling Under the Hot 100 list. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Rachel Crow: This Is Who I Am, Every Crazy Part Of Me!

X Factor’s Rachel Crow has some karaoke fun.

Nashville Music EP Buddy Miller Talks Season 2 Tunes, Rayna Songs Vs. Juliette Jams and More – “After T Bone came in to executive-music-produce, I would produce the bulk of the songs with him,” Miller tells TVLine. Of the roughly 100 tracks laid down for the drama’s freshman run, he adds, Burnett “produced some on his own, I did a few on my own. And there were a few outside producers, too.” What that means: Miller knows Rayna & Co. right down to their bass lines — and he’s got no intention of changing the show’s signature sound. “The standard was set last year for using really great songs,” he says. “We’re trying to continue that.” – Read more at TV Line

Frenchie Davis, ‘American Idol’ And ‘The Voice’ Singer, Opens Up To The Friend Movement About Bullying (VIDEO)

In the video above Davis reflects on being bullied for being overweight when she was younger, but ends the confessional with an uplifting message for teens struggling with the same issue.

Read more at Huffington Post

Dianna Agron: How the “Glee” Cast is Remembering Cory Monteith

From the Katie Couric show.

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