Idol Headlines for 10/2/12 – The Evening Edition

Jordin Sparks tweets, “Can’t wait!! :) RT @Saints: The national anthem for the Saints-Chargers game this Sunday will be performed by @JordinSparks!”

Nicki Minaj and Fans in Charlotte

Nicki tweeted this photo with some fans in Charlotte NC today. The American Idol judges round takes place there today and tomorrow.

Glee Casting: NEW Evil Warbler

Glee co-creator, Ryan Murphy, tweeted a photo of new cast member, Gerard Funk, who plays new Warbler, Hunter, who will attempt to lure Blaine (Darren Criss) back to Dalton Academy.  Couldn’t get Cee Lo Green to join the cast? Heh.

Cher Lloyd Talks Bringing Her Music To America

Cher Lloyd chats with Access about bringing her music from the U.K. to America. What has the response been like? Plus, what kind of music does she listen to? What inspires her? And, what would she like to see happen in her career over the next 10 years?

Britney Spears, Taylor Swift Land In Top Three Of Forbes Highest-Paid Women – Oprah Winfrey is OWN-ing this year’s Forbes Entertainment’s Highest-Paid Women list. But, there’s a trio of pop superstars who are angling to take down the queen of talk: Britney Spears, Taylor Swift and Rihanna. The business publication estimates that Winfrey, who is no stranger to the top of the annual list, took in $165 million between May 2011 and May 2012. But, Forbes notes that while Winfrey is ruling the roost this year, given that she has yet to earn a salary at OWN, Oprah’s next chapter may not include her making the top of the list next year. – Read more at

Dancing With the Stars Backstage Scoop: Gilles Dances Through the Pain, Bristol Embraces Being a “Redneck” – The competition is fierce on the all-stars season of Dancing With the Stars, and Monday’s episode started to separate the best of the best from the…medium of the best. Sabrina Bryan and Louis van Amstel scored the first nine of the season, leading the pack last night with 26, while Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas found themselves last with 18. You’d be surprised at who was feeling confident and whose nerves were running high when E! caught up with the cast backstage last night: – Read more at E Online

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