Today Idol headlines after the jump ¦
The Most Outrageous Night of Reality Television is Back with the Second Annual “Fox Reality Channel Really Awards 2007”
Fox Reality Channel, the only all reality, all the time network, brings back the only awards show honoring reality television and celebrating all of its outrageous moments (and personalities) that kept America glued to their television sets this year. The unique categories include Favorite Showmance, Favorite Winner, Favorite Loser, Favorite Potty mouth, Favorite Altered State, The Baddest Bitch and more. Of course no reality awards show would be complete without viewer participation, so Fox Reality Channel brings back the …Golden Realitini” honoring the …Most Memorable Reality Performer voted for by fans on foxreality.com. Special performances include …American Idol very own hair chameleon, Sanjaya……..
Snap judgment: Kellie Pickler’s ‘… A Man’s Mind’
…So what if her ill-fated Idol rendition of “Unchained Melody” was as tuneful as test of the Emergency Broadcast System? When it comes time to leave the confines of reality TV and make a mark on the Billboard charts, personality counts ‘ and Pickler’s got it coming out her pores. But don’t take my word for it. I challenge haters and fans alike to listen to the embedded version of “Things That Never Cross a Man’s Mind” and then give a thumbs up (or down) in the comments section below…
Carrie Underwood To Perform At 41st Annual CMA Awards
Several new acts were announced today for the 41st Annual CMA Awards, including American Idol winner Carrie Underwood. The 41st Annual CMA Awards will air live from the Sommet Center in Nashville on Wednesday, November 7 from 8:00PM to 11:00PM ET on the ABC Television Network……
Entertainment briefs: Bo, Kaiser Chiefs and “Superhero
…Recorded in Nashville with producer Frank Liddell, it boasts more songwriting credits from Bice, who had little say the first time. Bice also hand-picked his collaborators, including Gary Nichols and Chris Tompkins…
Daughtry Arrives In Town!
#1 US rocker Daughtry kicked off their week-long Aussie visit with a show in Melbourne last tonight and another show tonight in Sydney supported by Small Mercies. If you haven’t got tix to see this incredible act, then tune in to Channel Nine’s NRL Footy Show Finale screened from Sydney Entertainment Center on Thursday, September 27 to see Daughtry perform their smash single ‘It’s Not Over’ and watch their acoustic performance on The Channel 7 Morning Show this coming Friday!….
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In the Mix
Rob Thomas is reuniting with his band Matchbox Twenty after releasing a solo disc to headline MixFest 2007, hosted by Mix 98.5. The band will release its new CD “Exile on Maintstream” on Oct. 2, but you can see them on Saturday at the concert, where they’ll be joined by Daughtry, Mat Kearney, Blue October and Colbie Caillat. The concert starts at 7 p.m. at Agganis Arena at Boston University. For tickets, call 617-931-2000 or check out www.ticketmaster.com.
Utah’s Dream Factory grants wishes of chronically ill children
…6-year-old Trevor Ledward was born 16 weeks early. His short life has been plagued by medical problems. But for one amazing night, thanks to the Dream Factory, Trevor was able to meet his idol – his American Idol, Chris Daughtry. …I asked him if he winned and to cheer him up, recalls Trevor.
Ever since Chris Daughtry placed third in the American Idol competition, he’s had a huge fan in little Trevor. Trevor listens to Daughtry’s CD all the time and has every song memorized….
Talent Contest Spotlights Youth
…As in previous years, the competition will be a close one among virtually all finalists, he said. After all, …American Idol winner and country star Carrie Underwood competed one year but didnt win, he said. However, Underwood debut compact disc, …Some Hearts, has sold 6 million copies and counting, Ayers said…