Idol Headlines For 05/08/12 – The Evening Edition

Voice Feud Rages! Christina Aguilera ‘Disgusted’ At Adam Levine’s Jabs – “Adam is making it more about getting at Christina this season and he’s very good at getting under her skin,” a source close to the show exclusively tells “He comes off as a really great guy, but he’s very smart the way he takes jabs at Christina. Adam’s very subtle and doesn’t use words, just sneaky actions. She is sick of the way she’s being treated and she’s disgusted with Adam.” – Read more at RadarOnline

Phillips coming home for celebration if he makes Idol’s top 3 – A concert and parade are planned as part of his welcome home event. The small town of Leesburg is bracing for a big weekend, “We’re going 90 miles per hour around here,” said Lisa Davis, Lee County Chamber of Commerce, Vice President. American Idol Camera crews, and what could be tens of thousands of people are expected to show up Saturday in Leesburg for a homecoming parade for Phillip Phillips a small town guy who could be the next American Idol. “It’s pretty awesome, the whole magnitude is big,” said Davis. – Read more at WALB

Video: Idol’s Skylar Reveals Why She Hasn’t Cried About Her Exit and Who She’s Crushing On – Why didn’t American Idol’s Skylar Laine shed any tears following her elimination last week? It’s just not in her DNA, she says. “I don’t cry much,” Laine tells “I felt like such a mean person when people were getting eliminated each week and I didn’t cry.” In the video below, the Mississippi native explains why she’s actually relieved to be let go. Plus: Who is the self-proclaimed sports chick crushing on? – Read more at TVGuide

Constantine Maroulis interviews Skylar Laine

Can Elise Testone emerge from American Idol with grace? – My worries reflect my feelings about the show more than anything to do with Testone. As a musician, songwriter, and performer, her talents and skills can’t be dismissed. She’s a terrific singer with great range and personality, and she has genuine charisma on stage, no matter the style of music or the concert setting. Over the years, her longtime fans in Charleston have watched her develop her style and evolve from a bar-band vocalist into a confident, magnetic, expressive solo artist and bandleader. Her bandmates and music school students can attest to her enthusiasm and musical knowledge as well. But in the American Idol world, the young singers on the rosters seem interchangeable, despite their attributes. Their talents and personalities seem secondary to the commercialism and glitz. – Read more at Charleston City Paper

The Back Cover of Kris Allen’s Thank You Camilla Album

American Idol Runner Up Clay Aiken Appears On CNN To Discuss North Carolina’s Amendment 1 – Anyway, Aiken, who’s both from North Carolina and gay, talked to Brooke Baldwin, pointing out that the amendment will greatly hurt the legal rights of same sex parents as well as unmarried straight parents. He also pointed to polling showing that while voters support the amendment, they also don’t understand what it actually means. Hooray, Democracy! And hooray for cable news! Hooray for us all! – Read more at Medialite

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Steven Tyler, Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp play Whole Lotta Love, live in Hollywood. May 7, 2012. At the Dark Shadows premiere after-party on Hollywood Bl.

‘Glee’: Chris Colfer and Cory Monteith spill details on ‘Prom-asaurus’ – “On a scale of awesomeness, it’s freakin’ rad,” Cory Monteith tells Zap2it of the dinosaur theme. “It’s not just arbitrary — it lends an interesting kind of element to [the episode].” Monteith wouldn’t confirm Internet reports that some of McKinley’s biggest couples were not feeling prom this year, but he would agree with the assessment that some people are against the big event. “There are a group of anti-prom-oriented folks, yes.” – Zap2it

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