Producer/Songwriter, Claude Kelly tweets, “In the studio with @LeeDewyze & Espionage. A song has been created. A good one. Lee is one cool f**ker. That’s all.”
Lee has also co-written with David Hodges and Kara Dioguardi. His album comes out November 16.
Crystal Bowersox tweets, “Just jammed with Franti at San Fran’s Alice, 97.3. Kickasssss!!! I’ve never felt more vertically challenged than I did today… lol” Crystal performs at Franti’s Power to the Peaceful festival in San Francisco tomorrow.
Check out Sanjaya Malakar’s new website launched on his 21st birthday. You can purchase his brand new single “4 a.m.” Click this link.
BBC radio interview with Simon Cowell. The X Factor UK & Britain’s Got Talent will likely move, but not be canceled. Simon says X Factor US will begin filming March 2011
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Chris Sligh Weighs In on ‘Ugly’ ‘American Idol’ Rumors
Chris feels that it may be a brilliant move on the part of ‘Al’ producers to pick the former frontman for Aerosmith as a judge. “Randy [Jackson] is there and it’s supposedly Steven Tyler and J-Lo … I have a feeling Steven Tyler is going to be a genius move, ” Chris tells The Boot. “Everybody is questioning it, but I think it’s going to be genius because that guy is so high all the time, it’s going to be like Paula, except for in a crabby male version. It’s going to be like if you combine Simon and Paula without the empathy. It’s going to be awesome, and plus, that dude is so ugly that I cannot imagine on HDTV … that is just going to be epic.”
Read more at The Boot
David Archuleta responds to Fan Messages
Liv Tyler: Aerosmith Dad ‘Good’ For ‘Idol’
“American Idol” and Steven Tyler have not officially announced that the rocker is headed to the judges’ table – but daughter Liv Tyler gave Access Hollywood her endorsement.
“My father would be a good judge of anything, I think!” the big screen beauty told Access at the re-opening of the Chanel Soho boutique in New York City on Thursday.
Liv, who looked chic in a black semi-satin jumpsuit, stopped short , however, of confirming that her rocker dad was indeed headed to the FOX series.
Read more at Access Hollywood
Susan Boyle Sings ‘Perfect Day’
We just got this statement from Simon Cowell, creator and Executive Producer of “America’s Got Talent, ” who says if Reed did turn thumbs down it’s “petty — so pathetic.”
Cowell adds, “Loads of people have covered this song … Well Lou, if you’re listening to this, do we have permission, yes or no, to put the song on ‘America’s Got Talent’ next week? Personal request from me.”
Read more at TMZ
Simon Cowell insists he is NOT quitting X Factor… but reveals there will be no show next year
Simon Cowell has insisted he is not quitting the British X Factor – after revealing he is on the brink of signing a fresh multi-million pound deal with ITV.
The multi-millionaire, 50, had prompted fears he was set to leave the UK version of the hit talent show to concentrate on the new American series of the X Factor.
However, the outspoken star denied this today, as he revealed the X Factor will likely be off screen for a year and launch on air in January 2012. As well as this, Britain’s Got Talent will be moved to next autumn – and will have a longer run.
Read more at the Daily Mail
America’s Got Talent Live Announces Top 10 Finalists to Appear on Debut Nationwide Tour
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Following weeks of heavy competition and breathtaking performances on NBC’s #1 hit television show America’s Got Talent, the Top 10 performers from this season’s cast will embark on the first ever nationwide tour, America’s Got Talent Live. This all-star roster of the country’s most dynamic entertainers, one of whom will soon be crowned as this season’s winner, will join tour host Jerry Springer throughout 25 cities beginning October 1st at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland, CA. Tickets to this premiere event, presented by AEG Live, are on sale now and can be purchased via http://agt.aeglive.com/.
Read more at Business Wire
Glee’s Doing Rocky Horror
The October 26 episode of Glee will be a Rocky Horror Show tribute, and will feature Rocky cast members Meat Loaf and Barry Bostwick. Barry Bostwick?
Read more at NY Magazine