Idol Headlines for 11/25/12

Phillip Phillips will be performing a free concert today at the Americana in Glendale, CA

Check out the schedule for the special Scotty McCreery and Friends set to air on GAC. It debuts on December 1 at 11 pm. See the entire schedule HERE.

Scotty McCreery has also been added o the Christmas at Rockefeller Center lineup that includes Mariah Carey and Cee Lo Green. Airs on NBC Wednesday November 28.

Ryan Seacrest Gets New “Idol” Panel Scoop

Hunter Hayes Admits to Being Intimidated by Carrie Underwood – “She’s a sweetheart. She’s awesome. Her show is really impressive and it’s kind of cool ’cause I’m a production guy and I’m really into watching shows and she’s a consistent vocalist,” he told MTV News. “It’s really something I love to watch and it’s intimidating ’cause you sort of stand there and you’re like, ‘How do you that?’ It’s unbelievable,” he added. “It’s really cool.” – Read more at A Taste of Country

PHOTO CALL: Ben Davis, Anthony Fedorov, Elena Shaddow, Chelsea Stock Star in Paper Mill’s Sound of Music – Tony Award recipient Ben Davis, television star Edward Hibbert, “American Idol” finalist Anthony Fedorov and Elena Shaddow are among the cast of Paper Mill Playhouse’s production of the Tony-winning musical The Sound of Music, which began performances Nov. 23 in Milburn, NJ. James Brennan (Jubilee, Sally) directs and choreographs the production, which will officially open Nov. 25 for a run through Dec. 30. – See the photos at Playbill

Melissa Rycroft On Why She & Shawn Johnson Aren’t Dancing Rivals – “At this point, we are such good friends that we’re rooting each other on,” Melissa, who came in third during Season 8 (second place was taken by Gilles Marini and Cheryl Burke), told Access Hollywood earlier this week. “I just saw Shawn [and I said], ‘I’ll see you in the morning.’ “At this point, when you make it to the finals, you’ve made it as far as you can go,” Melissa added. “You almost feel like the pressure’s off and now’s your time to have fun. Now’s your time to show off. Go and show what you can do that you don’t think anybody else in the competition can do. So, it’s fun.” – Read more at Access Hollywood

Kendall Jenner Shot Down By ‘X Factor’ Boy Band – Sometimes, but not often … someone says no to the Kardashians — just ask super mom-ager Kris Jenner who recently tried to hire “X Factor” finalists Emblem3, but the boys said no. Sources close to the K-clan tell TMZ … Kendall Jenner is obsessed with the Cali boy band and wanted them to play a gig at her recent 17th birthday bash. We’re told her famous fam stepped in to help — Khloe (who is hosting “X”) got the band’s contact info and Kris made the call. Problem is … the boys declined. According to our sources, since Wesley, Drew and Keaton are still competing on the show, they couldn’t find the time in between rehearsals to do the party … though we’re told they would have loved to. – Raed more at TMZ

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