Idol Headlines for 03/12/12

Simon Cowell’s boyband, One Direction will perform on The Today Show. NBC 7-9am.

Jeremy Rosado and Cee Lo Green appear on Live! With Kelly. Check your local listings.

Ace Young has or will tape an episode of the Young and The Restless in a story line that’s sure to involve real-life girlfriend, Diana DeGarmo, who guest stars on the soap as Angelina (via Diana DeGarmo News)

Carrie Underwood celebrated her birthday on Saturday with a surprise 80s party! Check out some photos she tweeted HERE and HERE.

The CBS news show, “60 Minutes” did a piece on Aerosmith last night (March 11). Check out some videos HERE and HERE.

Heejun Han tweeted, “Since @PPhillipsAI11 was sick and could not play with me like he used to, i build robot @PPhillipsAI11 to play with me (I heard a rumor that Phil had kidney stone surgery on Saturday, so I don’t know…)

‘American Idol’: Mary J. Blige on Whether Jimmy Iovine is Too Hard on the Finalists – So what sort of rookie mistakes did this year’s Top 13 make? “Once you’re out there, you can’t think about how you look and you have to learn a song so that you’re not even thinking about the words,” Blige told The Hollywood Reporter after Thursday’s show. “[Also] wanting to hurry to get to the big money note, I just kept telling them to slow down.” – See the Video at Hollywood Reporter

Anoop Desai Debuts ‘OoWee’ Single on Facebook Gaming Start-up Songster – Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 – Pop/R&B singer-songwriter Anoop Desai and Mowgli Games have partnered to release his exciting single “OoWee” through the launch of Songster, Facebook’s first and only collaborative music creation game. March 14 with mark both the launch and the Songster stage at SXSW featuring Anoop Desai – a perfect celebration of the innovative partnership. The spawn of interactive online environments like Youtube have given content creators a refreshing way to share music and expand there fans. Seeking an innovative alternative to traditional music release platforms like iTunes, Amazon and Spotify, Anoop Desai is offering fans a more interactive option to enjoy his music in the most shareable, viral environment…Facebook. – Read more at PRNewswire

Jennifer Hudson Helps Open Up The Smith Center – Singing her heart out while showing off her thin bod, Jennifer Hudson performed at the opening night of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday (March 10). The bright red lipped “American Idol” alum wore a glistening black dress with lace on top as she took the stage while backed by a 70-member choir to close out the show with a rendition of “Take Care of This House.” – See the photos at Celebrity Gossip

Smash Goes Bollywood – NBC’s musical drama pays homage to Indian movies with an elaborate performance airing April 23. It’s a dream sequence, set to the original song ”A Thousand and One Nights” written by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, and is ­triggered by the strained relationship between Karen (Katharine McPhee, pictured) and Dev (Raza Jeffrey). ”They have dinner in an Indian restaurant and there are Bollywood numbers playing in the videos on the wall,” says Smash creator Theresa Rebeck. See the Photo at Entertainment Weekly

Jordin Sparks: Disney Dreamer’s Keynote Speaker! – Jordin Sparks strikes a pose with Minnie Mouse on Sunday (March 11) at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The 22-year-old singer and actress was the keynote speaker at the Disney Dreamer’s Academy commencement ceremony. The Dream Academy program is an annual career inspiration program for one hundred high school students from across the country.- See the Photo at Just Jared

Hayley Orrantia and Cari Fletcher from X Factor’s Lakoda Rayne, join forces to help celebrate 100 years of Girl Scouting. have recorded two NEW songs for the centennial celebration that exemplify what it means to be a Girl Scout… “Power of a Girl” and “Friendship!” (

‘The Voice’ Judge Blake Shelton Admits ‘Man Crush’ On Adam Levine – LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Country superstar Blake Shelton is taking his bromance with fellow “The Voice” mentor Adam Levine to a whole new level. “All I have to say is, it’s true: I have a man crush on Adam,” the “Honey Bee” singer told MTV News at Cosmo’s Fun Fearless Awards this week. “It blows me away people can pick up on that just by watching that on television. “I want to kiss him. I want to kiss him so bad,” he added, smiling. “I don’t care if it’s mutual or not.” – Read more at Access Hollywood

Kid’s Choice Lineup includes One Direction, Cee Lo Green, Chris Colfer – LOS ANGELES, March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Multi-platinum recording artist and global superstar Katy Perry will break the sound barrier at USC’s Galen Center with her first live performance at Nickelodeon’s 2012 Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday, March 31, at 8 p.m. (ET/tape delayed for West Coast). Perry, topping the number of Kids’ Choice Award nominations by an individual this year, will join host Will Smith and a powerhouse roster of celebrity presenters, including Chris Rock (What to Expect When You’re Expecting), Emma Stone (The Amazing Spider-Man), Andrew Garfield (The Amazing Spider-Man), Zac Efron (The Lucky One), Heidi Klum (Project Runway), Victoria Justice (Victorious), Miranda Cosgrove (iCarly), Big Time Rush, Chris Colfer (Glee) and Cee Lo Green (The Voice) as well as recently announced performers, UK pop sensation One Direction. – Read more at Market Watch

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