Idol Headlines for 11/12/12

Glee star, Lea Michele, appears on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Adam Levine and Jennifer Hudson appear on The Ellen Degeneres Show

Jessica Sanchez will performs at the Holiday Escape Tree Lighting on Saturday November 17 at the Westfield UTC in La Jolla, CA. via FACEBOOK.

Geraldo Raising Money For Salvation Army Storm Relief Efforts – CUMULUS MEDIA NETWORKS and Talk WABC-A/NEW YORK host GERALDO RIVERA is hosting his show live TODAY (11/12) from a SALVATION ARMY disaster relief site at ISLAND PARK, LONG ISLAND to raise money for Hurricane SANDY victims. RIVERA will be joined by “SMASH” star and former AMERICAN IDOL singer KATHARINE MCPHEE, who will match every donation dollar for dollar up to $50,000 through her MCPHEE OUTREACH charitable foundation. – Read more at All Access Music

American Idol in S.A. Handing Out Golden Tickets – American Idol is back in San Antonio hoping to find big talent for a new season with new judges. Sunday was day one of the two-day auditions here in town. Judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson will be hearing from about one hundred potential idols, many of them from right here in Texas. Contestants we spoke to said making it this far is already a dream come true. “In front of Mariah, Nicki, Keith, and Randy? (Laughs) How cool is that,” said Rashod Holmes of Belton, Tx. Watch the Video at KABB

Reality Check: Xtina’s Unspeakable Crime on The Voice! Plus: Demi’s X Factor Errors?

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America’s Best Dance Crew Canceled After 7 Seasons – The beat will not go on for America’s Best Dance Crew, which has been canceled after seven seasons, Variety reports. The MTV reality series, produced by Randy Jackson, featured judges JC Chasez, Lil Mama and, more recently, So You Think You Can Dance alum D-Trix. D-Trix, and before him Omarion, followed choreographer Shane Sparks, who left after Season 4 amid child molestation charges unrelated to the show. The show was hosted by Mario Lopez, who recently took over co-hosting duties on The X Factor. – Read more at SeattlePI

INXS Calls It Quits After 35 Years (Report) – SYDNEY – Iconic Australian rockers INXS have called time on their music career, announcing at a gig in Perth on Sunday night that they were playing their last concert together. According to the Perth Now website, drummer Jon Farriss announced the news that the group is disbanding and admitted, “I’m getting teary,” before playing one of INXS’ biggest hits, “Need You Tonight.” There has been no formal statement from the band since. Perth was the last date on an Australian tour, supporting U.S. band Matchbox20.- Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Dancing’s Derek Hough: We Have to Push the Rules – After sitting last week out on Dancing with the Stars because of a neck injury, Derek Hough is back and here to stay. “I feel good and my goal is to finish the season,” he tells “There are only a few weeks left and I’m going to try to finish strong.” While he took a break, his BFF Mark Ballas stepped in to dance with Shawn Johnson, with whom Ballas won Season 8, and the three are back together again this week for their samba trio — which will bend, if not break, the rules. Why is Hough so intent on not playing by the book? Find out below. Plus: Is this his last season? – Read more at TV Guide

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