Idol Headlines for 09/26/10

Idol producers are on their way to North Carolina to film an Idol promo with Season 3 winner, Fantasia, @GSafarian tweets, “Another early morning cab ride from Pasadena to LAX. I hear North Carolina is beautiful. Can’t wait to see it :0).”

Promos have already been shot with Lee DeWyze, David Cook, Jordin Sparks, Ruben Studdard and Taylor Hicks. The promos will be used to promote American Idol Season 10 and will feature the winners in their hometowns.


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’9 to 5? Shines in it’s Nashville Debut

The cast of this musical shine brightly. Dee Hoty plays Violet Newstead, Diana DeGarmo plays Dolly’s role of Doralee Rhodes, and Judy Bernly is played by Mamie Parris. The musical version of ’9 to 5? was revamped slightly…it’s definitely edgy, with a little bit of raunchy sprinkled about. After getting over the initial shock of the opening number, we laughed until we just couldn’t laugh anymore, and Diana DeGarmo nails Dolly’s version of Doralee…body and all.

Read more at Country Music Tattle Tale


Kris Allen attends the Alabama/Arkansas game

Kris Allen calls the hogs at yesterday’s Alabama vs Arkansas game in Fayetteville, Arkansas yesterday.  The score was 24 to 20–a heartbreaking loss for Arkansas.


Adam Lambert livin’ it up with glitz, glitter, glamour and leather

Though he’s clueless when it comes to F1 drivers, if given the chance to own his own F1 racing team or any sports team, Adam Lambert plans to call them “The Glitz”.

And he’ll even decorate the cars in good ol’ Glambert fanfare.

“Yeah! Real shiny, put rhinestones all over the car and maybe some sort of glitter paint – it’ll look really cool. Or we can just use nail polish, it’ll be fine, ” he laughed.



Sanjaya works on new music

It’s Sanjaya (echo, echo) – season six alumnus, rocker of the “ponyhawk” and the main attraction at 2K10 YouthFest, a musical showcase that will kick off at 7 p.m. today on the Puyallup Fair & Events Center’s Coca-Cola stage.

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“Since ‘American Idol’ I’ve been in development, ” said Malakar, who turned 21 on Sept. 10.

“I’d played shows and stuff, but I’d never really sat down and thought, ‘Who am I as an artist? What defines me as a musician?’ … I need to figure out exactly what it is, because I know that I don’t want to be a cookie-cutter pop star. I know that I don’t want to be the next Chris Brown. That works for him, but that’s not who I am.”

Read more at The News Tribune


Bryan Stars interviews David Archuleta


X Factor escort Chloe Mafia ‘caught on camera snorting cocaine’

X Factor call girl Chloe Mafia has apparently been caught on camera snorting cocaine, which is said to have been filmed just three days before last night’s show.

The footage obtained by a Sunday tabloid allegedly shows the 19-year-old single mother taking the Class A substance before meeting a client for sex, it is claimed.

Her drug fuelled night is said to have taken place in a hotel suite, while her two-year-old daughter Destiny was being looked after by a friend, the Sunday Mirror reported.

Read more at the Daily Mail

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