Idol Headlines for 09/03/11

Pia Toscano to perform at The Hard Rock Cafe in Washington DC on October 6, sponsored by Hot 99.5. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Breast Cancer Research at City of Hope. Tickets are on sale now. (via

The Voice’s Dia Frampton is writing with Isabella Summers from Florence + The Machine. She tweets, “Writing with @isamachine from florence&themachine. She is pretty rad. Fun to write & create with people that inspire you”

The American Idol Live concert has been extended to two days in Manilla the Top 11 will perform on both September 20th and the 21st. (OMG Yahoo) The set list may change a bit to expand Thia Megia’s set list. Her parents are from Pampanga Apparently, there are fans from all over Asia who want to see the show. (Manila Standard Today)

Idols Live at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. Show begins at 7 pm.

Bo Bice at the Woodstock Fair, Woodstock CT
Carrie Underwood at the Mystic Lake Casino, Prior Lake, MN
Danny Gokey at WPOR Concert at the Beach, Old Orchard Beach, ME
David Hernandez in “Jersey Rocks”, Scottsdale, AZ
Jason Castro at Celebrate Freedom Atlanta, Marietta GA
Jennifer Hudson at the Tom Joyner Family Reunion, Kissimmee FL
Jordin Sparks at the Las Vegas White Party, Las Vegas, NV
Josh Gracin at Beach Boogie & BBQ Festival, Myrtle Beach, SC
Kellie Pickler at the Montgomery County Fair, Fonda, NY
Nadia Turner at Beachaven Winery, Clarksville, TN
Nikko Smith at Missouri Music Fest, Columbia, MO
Taylor Hicks at Pensacola Flora-Bama Lounge, Pensacola, FL
Trenyce in “Thriller Live”, UK London
More at Idol Stages

Sara Bareilles tweets, “Last night we taped a gut wrenching episode of @thesingoff.This is a tough job.Really love all the groups & can’t wait for you to meet them!”

Carrie Underwood revealed in a chat with her fan club last night that she’ll be taping an episode of CMT Crossroads after a long search for the perfect musical partner.   There was some back and forth between Carrie and CMT (CMT didn’t like some of her picks), but now both parties have settled on the perfect partner, and all that’s left is working out the scheduling.

Looks like Danny Gokey is getting ready to shoot his “Second Hand Heart” music video. @Leah_Eliz (Leah Harmon) tweets, “on el teléfono w @dannygokey @zavadil & @bennyboy1120 ..ooh how we ? conference calls. Getting excited to shoot the Vid for #SecondHandHeart” @zavadil appears to be Peter Zavadil whose video resume includes Sara Evans “A Real Fine Place to Start” and Brad Paisley’s “Celebrity” among others.

‘American Idol’: Ryan Seacrest to make appeal during MDA Telethon
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Ace Young Shows off his Awesome Abs & Calvin Kleins

Ace Young dropped by FOX 5 to promote his appearance on Sunday’s MDA Telethon. He is set to co-host, along with Nigel Lythgoe and others. Jordin Sparks, Jennifer Lopez and more are set to appear.

At the end of the interview, Ace lifted his shirt to show off his perfects abs at the request of the interviewer…

Ace Young:

Photo gallery: Daughtry rocks signature tunes at Pechanga on Friday

When frontman and former American Idol contestant Chris Daughtry took the stage at Pechanga Resort & Casino on Friday, he brought a little bit of magic with him– a kind of rock god charisma that stirred the audience to its feet and kept them there throughout the band’s nearly 90-minute concert.

See the photos at

Simon Cowell’s botched botox: How the mogul’s faulty face has put men off the needle

He may be a multi millionaire who rules the airwaves with shows such as X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent, but there is one area of Simon Cowell’s life which is not under such tight control.

Simon’s droopy eyes and bruised visage have led some to believe that the star has taken a reliance on botox a step too far.

And men are reacting by turning to alternative treatments.

Read more at the Daily Mail

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