Chris Richardson at Lakewood Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA
Chris Sligh at Rock Church, East Peroria IL
Danny Gokey at Philips Arena, Atlanta, GA
Justin Guarini in “Chicago”, Media, PA
Lauren Alaina at 105 FallFest, Lancaster, PA
Trenyce in “Thriller – Live”, London, UK
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The 2nd day of the American Idol 11 judges’ round auditions take place in Portland Oregon today.
Adam Lambert tweeted some lyrics last night, “”I’m swingin off of my hinges, I’m cocked and I’m ready to go… all along, I tried to pretend it didn’t matter if I was alone..lost inside communication breakdown, better just read my lips. Comin’ in clearer when we get down. iceberg. Just the tip…Those were from different songs… Grrr I am so excited for you all to hear these cuts!”
Scotty McCreery tweeted, “absoultely INCREDIBLE day back in Gtown!!! this was truly one to remember.. I cannot wait for yall to see this music video! i really am pumped.. it takes a lot for me to use all caps on a word in a tweet, haha. but this will definitely be a special video!
#thetroublewithgirls + garner high + best friends + baseball + football + goggles, chemistry explosions, and a great lab partner = #greatday”
Scotty aims for slice of normal in Garner
“I try to live life as normal as possible around here, ” Scotty said last week while hanging out after school in the living room of the home in which he grew up.
With his first album, “Clear As Day, ” to be released Tuesday, Scotty won’t have a “normal” time this week. He’ll be all over TV, from “Today” to Regis, Leno to Ellen. Then there’s the documentary about his life in Garner that will premiere Monday on the GAC cable channel. And, of course, the album release/birthday bash concert set for Saturday at Raleigh’s Walnut Creek amphitheatre.
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Introducing: Scotty McCreery to Premiere October 3 on GAC
Scotty McCreery has allowed GAC cameras to follow him since June, capturing the first days of his career following winning American Idol in May. Introducing: Scotty McCreery will premiere on GAC Monday, October 3 at 9/8 CT. The special includes footage of several major moments in Scotty’s young career, interviews with his parents, teachers and coaches, and never-before-seen photographs and video footage from his childhood in Garner, North Carolina.
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DCH event will benefit breast cancer fund
TUSCALOOSA | Alabama native and “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks will headline the DCH Foundation’s eighth annual Nite on the Green on Monday night.
The event will be at the Bryant Conference Center from 5-10:30 p.m.
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Chris Daughtry – Trying to Bank $10K in Home Sale
“American Idol” alum Chris Daughtry is hoping to actually make a little money off his Oak Ridge, NC home — he’s listed the home for just $900 more than be bought it for five years ago!
Chris bought the home back in 2006 for $690, 000 … and he’s now put it on the market for $699, 900.
See the photos at TMZ
Jennifer Hudson joins Kelly Rowland for Judges Houses in Miami
After the successes of past X Factor contestants such as Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke and Diana Vickers this year’s Girls Category looks as strong as ever.
The final 8 acts in the Girls Category are: Jade Richards, Janet Devlin, Amelia Lily Oliver, Sophie Habibis, Misha Bryan, Holly Repton, Melanie McCabe and Sarah Watson who replaces Sian Phillips.
New judge and all-round singing sensation Kelly Rowland is mentoring the group this year and flew the lucky ladies off to her Miami Mansion to whittle down the remaining 8 acts to just 4.
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Jason Aldean Dishes to OK! on Carrie Underwood as a Future Mom: “She Will Be a Great Parent!”
After Carrie Underwood recently spoke out about considering adoption with NHL hubby Mike Fischer, fellow country music star Jason Aldean spoke exclusively to OK! about what he thinks the “Undo It” singer could be like as a mom.
“She is a sweetheart, ” Jason gushed of Carrie, 28, over the phone to OK! on Friday afternoon after recent reports revealed she may be adopting soon, “And I am sure when the time comes that she has kids, she will be a great parent.”
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Scotty has his sweet moments though that even Mommy Cynthia, who gets excited everytime the topic ScoThia is brought up, can never forget.
“Scotty has a thing about girls and pooping, ” narrates Thia. “He doesn’t like the fact that girls poop. He tries to ignore that fact. And so our studio teacher during the tour, she made a sign and she put it on our classroom wall and it said: ‘Pretty Girls Don’t Poop –Scotty McCreery.’ So the night I got eliminated…We all said our goodbyes… and he [Scotty] whispered into my ear and he said, ‘By the way, pretty girls don’t poop.’ So I’m going to miss him telling me that!”
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