Idol Headlines for 02/22/12 – The Evening Edition

LA Reid and Simon Cowell Confirm Two Female Judges, Two Hosts on X Factor – The X Factor’s L.A. Reid and Simon Cowell have confirmed that the empty judges’ seats for Season 2 of the singing competition show will “100 percent” be two women. What they wouldn’t confirm? Who, exactly, those ladies will be. Names like Britney Spears and Fergie have been thrown into the mix, but the judges say the rumors are just that — rumors. –

Mandisa gets Dove Awards nomination – Mandisa is up for Female Vocalist of the Year at the 43rd Annual GMA Dove Awards. Nominations for the Gospel Music Association’s awards were announced Wednesday morning in Atlanta. The awards show will be held April 19, at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre. – Read more at USA Today

Mike Lynche – Microsoft Corporate Video

Mike Lynche getting some nice corporate work! He’s at about the 1:30 mark

Nikki Reed & Paul McDonald’s Smell-y Night Out – Making the most of a late evening out, Nikki Reed was spotted leaving The Smell nightclub last night (February 21). Joined by her husband Paul McDonald, the “Twilight Saga: New Moon” actress was all smiles as she carried some musical equipment out to her car. – Read more at

The Wanted Call ‘Glee’ Cover ‘Surreal’ – “I thought it was absolutely great, and it was the first time I had seen a dance routine put to the song,” he laughed to MTV News on Wednesday morning (February 22). “So it was really strange actually, ’cause obviously we don’t dance. I rang up the boys, like, ‘Boys, maybe we should start dancing because actually it looks really good.’ – Read more at

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