Idol Headlines for 09/27/11 – The Evening Edition

James Durbin confirms the name of his debut album via twitter, “And the name of The album is…MEMORIES OF A BEAUTIFUL DISASTER! Means looking back on events in my life, to see the beauty in the pain. We had a really positive meeting about picking a single last night. Y’all are gonna love it!!! And wait til you see the cover!! Soon to come. Also I’m trying to design as much of the merch as possible. I wanna give the best gear I can into the hands of the best fans…in the world! Cover will be released soon! Tell your peeps.”

The album is listed on Amazon with a November 21 release date.

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood Will Perform “Remind Me” on “The 45th Annual CMA Awards”

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — The star-packed lineup for “The 45th Annual CMA Awards” grows with today’s announcement that co-hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will perform their duet “Remind Me” on “Country Music’s Biggest Night(TM).” This will be their first live performance of the No. 1 hit song on national television.

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Brad Paisley Wraps Tour, Invites Scotty McCreery to Join Him On the Road in 2012

As has been custom on the H2O II tour Paisley ended the show in Raleigh with an encore performance of crowd favorite “Alcohol” with all the tour special guests and others joining him on stage. When American Idol 2011 winner and Garner, NC native Scotty McCreery joined the group on stage the crowd went crazy. Paisley asked, “Do you want to go on tour with me?” and McCreery nodded “yes” in response. “Great, I’m going to take you out next year!” More details on Paisley’s 2012 tour will be out soon.

Read more at Country Music Is Love

Megan Joy is in Los Angeles getting ready to record.

She posts an update with photos, “Everything is awesome folks! The musicians, producer and myself are having a great time and about to start song uno. SO SO STOKED!!!!!!!!! I hope you are having the loveliest of days stay tuned……..”

Steven Tyler: New Aerosmith Album Coming in March

The last couple of years have been beyond turbulent for Aerosmith – but now, Steven Tyler tells Rolling Stone that the new album is almost done.

“Two months doing that and we’re almost there, ” Tyler said backstage at the iHeartRadio festival in Las Vegas this past weekend. “We’re gonna spend another month in L.A.” Is there a release date in mind? “March, hopefully.”

Read more at Rolling Stone

Jennifer Hudson opens Chicago weight loss center

CHICAGO (AP) — Jennifer Hudson’s name has graced an Oscar and Grammy, but the Chicago native said she never imagined her name would be on a weight loss center that she could use to inspire others.

The singer and actress stopped in her home town Tuesday for the opening of “The Weight Watchers Jennifer Hudson Center.” Hudson, who lost about 80 pounds (36 kilograms), is a spokeswoman for the company.

The new center, where walls are covered with posters of the svelte star, is in a strip mall on Chicago’s South Side, not far from President Barack Obama’s home.


Justin Guarini lights up ‘Chicago’

Playing the slick Flynn, Justin Guarini gushes, “I think ‘Chicago’ is a brand that appeals to everyone. It’s an amazing show. Jennie Eisenhower, our director, has kept the essence of the show and has retooled it, and people will enjoy a fresh take on the ‘Chicago’ they know and love.”

He adds, “The choreography is absolutely mesmerizing, and the music is amazing.” Such music includes favorites like “Razzle Dazzle” and “Mr. Cellophane.”

Read more at Montgomery News

Nancy Grace’s DWTS Partner Tristan MacManus Said He Didn’t Even Notice Her Nipple Slip!

“I didn’t even notice, and I was closer to it than anyone, ” Grace’s partner, Tristan MacManus told in an exclusive interview on Tuesday. “I wasn’t aware that anything even happened or know how much came out.

“Apparently the top of her dress slipped down, but the producers were really quick to amend it, ” explained the professional dancer from Dublin, Ireland.

Read more at Radar Online

Kristin Cavallari Sizes Up ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Rivals

In her rehearsal for this week’s dance, MTV News caught up with Cavallari and her partner, Mark Ballas, who sized up their competition. They both said everyone brought their own talents to the table and they are on the lookout for them all.

“No one’s bad!” Cavallari said. “That’s the thing. I think it’s going to be a tough season.”

Read more at MTV

Chynna Phillips: ‘If You’ve Seen One Nipple, You’ve Seen Them All’

Nancy Grace’s fellow “Dancing with the Stars” contestants seemed nonplussed about her wardrobe malfunction.

Heading into the after-party, Chynna Phillips laughed to paparazzi, “If you’ve seen one nipple you’ve seen them all.”

Read more at Extra TV

‘Glee’s’ Idina Menzel on motherhood, on and off camera

Do you have some idea of where your character ends up at the end of this season?

Idina Menzel: “I have no idea. Are you kidding? I barely have any idea what my character is doing in the next episode. But there are good vibes on the set, everybody’s working well together.”

Quinn may be waffling on her decision to give up her baby, Beth. That’s serious stuff, eh?

“As a mother, I can’t imagine having done what I did to Lea’s character. You learn that you can’t judge your own characters. They may have similarities to who we are. I’m just happy to be doing a really great story line and working with so many different characters on the show.”

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