Idol Headlines for 02/03/12 – The Evening Edition

Kelly Clarkson tweets, “Just finished rehearsing the anthem in Indy ….wow, I’m actually really nervous about singing at the Super Bowl ha! Here’s hoping I nail it and don’t screw it up!”

Katharine McPhee has a slew of upcoming appearances, including Superbowl Pre-Game Live, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Today, Live! With Kelly and Watch What Happens now (Whee. Stupid “Housewives” questions from Bravo Andy)  Check out the dates and times HERE.

‘Idol’ Is Rewriting History. Or Is It Stopping Time? – In the land of American Idol, Steven Tyler defines rock and roll. “But of course,” you might say, “How could he not?” The Aerosmith frontman brings a top-notch rocker resume to the table, toward which he gestures with his consistent carnal leering at nubile hopefuls, his yards of gauzy scarves and leopard skin, and the intermittent unleashing of his “Dream On” scream. He’s a legend; he lives it. And the crowds go wild. As viewers of this season’s now blessedly concluded audition episodes know, the chance to smooch Steven Tyler is a prize almost as fine as a golden ticket to Hollywood. Read more at NPR

Adam Lambert on Access Hollywood February 3, 2012

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Sparks show Giants support at Super Bowl – New York Post

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Tyler, Underwood Jam at CMT Crossroads

Tyler, Underwood Jam at CMT Crossroads – During rehearsals in Indianapolis, Underwood told CMT Insider, “I’m excited about our opening. I don’t want to give away too much.” “And I’m excited about a marriage of two songs that we put together, which is phenomenal,” Tyler added. Tyler and Underwood shared a dazzling performance at the ACM Awards last year, and of course, they have a common history with American Idol. (He’s a judge, and she’s a former champ.) Read more at CMT

‘Smash’ Star Katharine McPhee Talks Auditioning For Steven Spielberg – “My character, Karen, is the biggest dreamer of them all, she dreams big. Our show is about dreaming big,” McPhee told MTV News at the New York premiere of “Smash.” “She has a big heart, she has a lot of drive and she’s very determined about what she wants in her career and what she wants out of it and how she’s gonna go about doing it, and keeping a real strong moral code. I think she is a little green when you first meet her. She’s not quite sure how things go and how things are worked in the business, [and] she learns a lot throughout the course of the first season.” – Read more at MTV

Katharine McPhee: NYC Dog Walker – It’s no secret she loves her chihuahua pups, and Katharine McPhee was spotted tending to Nena’s needs on Thursday (February 3) in New York City. During a break from filming, the “Say Goodbye” gal looked cute in tall boots, red pants and a jacket as she and her “Smash” co-star Wesley Taylor chatted away while her little dog relieved herself. Photos at Gossip Center

Kellie Pickler Is First Artist Announced for Ram Jam – Getty Images for FOX
Kellie Pickler is the first artist participating in the Ram Truck ‘Road to the Ram Jam,’ a country music series that begins with an invitation-only concert in Nashville on Dec. 29. In doing so, the ‘100 Proof’ singer gets a one-year lease on a 2012 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn truck. “The first thing I learned to drive was my grandpa’s truck, so I’m definitely a truck girl,” says Kellie. “I’m excited to be part of Ram Truck’s Road to the Ram Jam. We’re going to have a lot of fun on that ‘Road’ — me and my Laramie. I’m also excited that we will be auctioning off my Ram truck at the end of the year to benefit our veterans in need.” – Read more at The Boot

Melanie Amaro On Meeting Elton John For Their Super Bowl Spot & ‘The X Factor’ Judging Shakeup – “When he first saw me, he was like, ‘Oh my God! It’s an honor to meet you!’ I was like, ‘Really?’ It’s an honor to meet you!’” Melanie told Access Hollywood Live’s Billy Bush and Kit Hoover on Friday in Indianapolis. The singer said Elton told her the stateside version of “The X Factor” was a runaway hit in his native England. – Read more at Access Hollywood

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