Jordin Sparks Reveals Her Backstage Diva Demands – “This is going to sound weird, but I don’t like make-up artists or people touching my face,” she laughed. “There is a strict like, no touching my face rule so they can only use brushes. Or like they have a sponge on their finger so they can hold the brush but their fingers can’t touch my face.” Jordin, who attended the party with handsome beau Jason Derulo, also shared what her dream role would be after starring in Sparkle with the late Whitney Houston and filming The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete this summer. – Read more at OK Magazine
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American Idol couple Diana DeDarmo and Ace Young snuggle up in New York’s cold weather – Proving bad weather can’t dampen their spirits, American Idol alums Diana DeGarmo and her fiance Ace Young braved New York’s chill on Monday. While the love doesn’t quit in bad weather, DeGramo’s make up does – and the 25-year-old singer was slightly unimpressed to be snapped in her sweatpants. – Read more at Daily Mail.uk
Q&A: T Bone Burnett on ‘Nashville,’ Elton John’s Comeback and Retiring as a Producer – RS: Lastly, just in case you wanted to get back into it: Your thoughts on the American Idol thing?
T Bone Burnett: Well, I can just say, look, American Idol has been on the air for, you know, 10 years, and they’ve broken two artists. With all of that air time, and all of that hullabaloo, and all of those phone calls and all of that advertising and everything else, they’ve broken two artists. I think ABC ought to be able to break three artists right off [Nashville] that I can think of right off the top of my head, and probably more! The people on this show, their talent is such that they could do that if they wanted to.
RS: The two artists you’re talking about are Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood?
TBB: Yeah, that’s it, right? Who else? I can’t think of anybody else.
RS: I guess Adam Lambert does OK and –
TBB: Well see, never crossed my desk. You see what I mean? I don’t watch it, so the two people I know, the two names that I know that have been on American Idol, are those two. Any other name you said to me that has been on the show, I wouldn’t recognize. Except, oh wait, the woman that was in, um, Showgirls, um, Dreamgirls! Jeanette Houston, right?
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