Idol Headlines for 04/19/11

Today’s Idol Appearances:

  • Cystal Bowersox plays at Kuss Community College, Clark State Performing Arts Center in Springfield, OH.
  • Lee DeWyze will perform “Beautiful Like You” on Lopez Tonight 12 midnight TBS
  • Darren Criss and the Warblers perform on the Today Show, NBC
  • Paul McDonald appears on the Today Show

Kimberly Caldwell releases her long-awaited album, Without Regrets today. It’s now available at both Amazonand iTunes.

More Headlines after the JUMP…

Cooking Up A Conversation With David Cook – MIX94.1

I got a chance to talk to David Cook about how awesome his fans are and how we were both actually surprised that his cover of Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” ended up on Perez Hilton! Wanna find out about where he may be touring? How about what he listens to to fall asleep at night (potential Christmas present?) Check out the interview here

Listen to the interview here

David Cook Interview on AJ In the Morning

David talks about his new single before AJ spins it. Also, deets on how Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” came about.


James Durbin hanging out again with his new BFF DWTS star & wrestler, Chris Jericho

Another pic HERE

Kim Caldwell Will Talk Frankly about her Sex Life on Foursome

Buzz is building for ‘Foursome, ‘ a sex-themed talk show set to air on E! and co-starring David Burtka, the partner of ‘How I Met Your Mother’ star Neil Patrick Harris.

“It’s bound to be the hottest, hippest show on E! since ‘Chelsea Lately, ‘” one insider who has seen the pilot tells me.

What will make it so hot is the fact that Burtka, along with ex-‘American Idol’ singer Kimberly Caldwell and two others, will be talking frankly about their own sex lives. This won’t be ‘Loveline, ‘ folks.

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Jennifer Hudson — Cut Down to Size

Jennifer Hudson showed off her svelte hourglass figure in a form fitting blue dress while leaving a studio in London on Monday.

Two months ago, the 29-year-old told Oprah she was a size 6.

See the photos at TMZ

Paul McDonald visits the Today Show

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American Idol® David Cook Will Serve as Race for Hope – DC Honorary Chair

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Winning American Idol® made David Cook a star, but his activism in brain cancer research has been the role of a lifetime. Cook is once again taking the stage as the Honorary Chair of the 14th Annual Race for Hope – DC, presented by Cassidy Turley. The cause is close to Cook’s heart since he lost his brother Adam to brain cancer two years ago. He will be joined by survivors and supporters, who will run, walk and cheer, all in an effort to raise money and awareness for brain tumor research.

“I look forward to the Race for Hope every year because the event brings together people who all share the same passion to cure brain cancer, ” said David Cook. “Serving as the Honorary Chair and joining thousands of others in the race has helped me remember my brother and offer hope to the families of those living with brain cancer in the United States.”

Read more at Business Wire

Lee DeWyze leaving Lexington in Hollywood!

Via PopCandies

Make your mind up! Jennifer Hudson swaps unflattering look for skin-tight frock but changes back again for night out

She has undergone a dramatic weight loss losing 80 pounds dropping from a U.S. size 16 to a size 6 so who could blame Jennifer Hudson for showing off her trim body in a series of figure hugging frocks.

But as she arrived at the ITV studios yesterday she was sporting a new look which failed to flatter her slender shape, but one she seemed particularly keen on.

The 29-year-old mother-of-one arrived at the venue in London in a pair of mustard green shorts, a thick brown waist belt and a floral print blouse.

Read more at the Daily

Jennifer Hudson on the Cover of Elle

Via Jennifer Hudson Daily

Will ‘The Voice’ Be More Legitimate Than ‘American Idol’?

In the Netherlands, that land of windmills, tulips and endless reality series, a show called ‘The Voice of the Netherlands’ has become more popular that the Dutch versions of ‘American Idol, ‘ ‘X-Factor’ and all other singing competitions. So, of course, it’s been developed for a North American audience, and starting Tuesday, April 26 on NBC and CTV, ‘The Voice’ will try to make a similar jump to the top of the ratings pile over here.

Read more at TV Squad


On the heels of amazing sellouts in major markets, Glee Live! In Concert! has added more dates to its blockbuster summer tour with a limited number of new tickets released. Twentieth Century Fox Television and “Glee” co-creator Ryan Murphy are also pleased to announce that in addition to the thirteen cast members already scheduled to perform, Ashley Fink (Lauren Zizes) and members of the “Dalton Academy Warblers” will also join the tour coming to North American concert stages this spring.

Beginning Friday, May 21 at the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas, “Glee” stars Lea Michele (Rachel), Cory Monteith (Finn), Amber Riley (Mercedes), Chris Colfer (Kurt), Kevin McHale (Artie), Jenna Ushkowitz (Tina), Mark Salling (Puck), Dianna Agron (Quinn), Naya Rivera (Santana), Heather Morris (Brittany), Harry Shum, Jr. (Mike), Chord Overstreet (Sam), Darren Criss (Blaine), Ashley Fink (Lauren) and members of “The Warblers” will perform in an all-new singing and dancing celebration of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning show.

Read more at TVByTheNumbers

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