Idol Headlines for 04/12/12

Deandre Brackensick appears on Anderson. Check your local listings for Time and Channel.

Chris Colfer appears on Chelsea Lately tonight on E! at 11 pm.

Adam Lambert will be appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live in a mini concert on April 26. You can get tickets to the event at

Casey James will be part of the Riverfront line up at the CMA Music Festival in June (Via CMAFestVIP)

Modern Family’s Eric Stonestreet attended the Idol taping last night! He went backstage to meet the contestants. Hey, shouldn’t he be at home watching his own show, or something? Via @Idol_Insider. “New favorite thing, women saxophone players” tweeted Eric.

Nigel Lythgoe tweeted, “I didn’t think the judges were fair on Hollie but it’s all subjective. I more than not usually agree with them. Interesting voting tonight!!”

‘American Idol’: Alleged rivals Colton Dixon and Phillip Phillips weigh in on their so-called feud – Both guys tell Zap2it backstage after their performances that there’s no rivalry there, and Iovine was simply stirring up drama for drama’s sake. “I think that ‘American Idol’ is a TV show, and I think that Jimmy was trying to start something,” Dixon explains. “I hope that he didn’t. I hope that America sees past what Jimmy was trying to do.” But Dixon thinks its unfair to point out that the ladies love him. “Honestly, that really put me off. It really did. It got me wound up, and I’m sure I could go at it right now, but I had to bite my tongue in the studio and I think Phillip had to do the same thing. I even think Phillip handled it a little better than I did,” – Read more at Zap2it

American Idol Backstage Scoop: Contestants Dish on Jennifer Lopez’s Divorce and Boy-Toy Casper Smart – After last week’s sneak peek of Jennifer’s new video for “Dance Again,” Elise Testone revealed it made her feel like she got a little too close to Jen and Casper’s relationship, but admits anyone as hot as Jennifer has every right to flaunt it! “I felt a little like I was invading their personal space,” she told us. “But she’s so beautiful, and I really do look up to her. I think she was rocking what she’s got, and that’s all you can do while you’re here on Earth. If I looked like J.Lo, I would do that all the time!” – Read more at EOnline

Simon Cowell Suggested Britney Spears’ Fiancé Should Become Her Conservator – During negotiations between Simon Cowell and Britney Spears’ camp for her to become a judge on The X Factor, the mega mogul needed assurances that Britney would abide to terms of the contract because she is still under a conservatorship, and he suggested that her fiancé, Jason Trawick, become one of her conservators, is exclusively reporting. – Read more at RadarOnline

Simon Cowell’s ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Moves Time Slot to Avoid ‘The Voice’ – ITV said BGT would start at 8:30pm, as opposed to 8pm, later this month and run until 9:45pm. An ITV spokesman wouldn’t say, however, whether the time slot change would become permanent. “We bill each show from week to week, but it’s certainly in that slot on April 21,” he said. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Howard Stern Proclaims Himself ‘America’s Judge’ – ET’s Christina McLarty was there today as shock jock Howard Stern got a hero’s welcome in his hometown of New York City while meeting the public along with fellow America’s Got Talent judges to tape auditions for the show. Stern — whose worth is estimated to be more than $500 million — spoke to Christina about his huge fan welcome and said while he feels some pressure being the newest judge on the top-rated show, he just doesn’t want to disappoint the audience. – Read more at ETOnline

‘Glee’s’ Dianna Agron on Quinn’s Accident and What’s Next: Romance? – “Quinn is no stranger to problems in her life,” Agron tells The Hollywood Reporter. “She’s a very strong girl and she has to be to have prevailed through all the things that she’s gone through,” she says. During Tuesday’s “Big Brother” episode, it was revealed that the Yale-bound Quinn returned to McKinley with a positive attitude despite her prognosis, telling her fellow New Directions members that she’ll be on her feet again by Nationals. “She’s convinced that she’ll be fine,” she says. “She’s in the mindset that absolutely nothing will change: That she’s going to still going to be fine at prom or graduation.” – Read more at the Hollywood Reporter

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