Idol Headlines for 3/7/13

The very first American Idol results show airs tonight in a 90 minute special beginning at 8/7c PM on FOX. Tune in to find out who your Top 10 is. Expect some twists from the producers!

The Glee episode, “Girls (And Boys) on Film” begins directly after at 9:30/8:30c.

RiverFest 2013 books TV’s Skylar Laine, Michael Grimm – RiverFest will showcase two of Mississippi’s rising stars whose path to stardom was showcased on national television. “American Idol” finalist Skylar Laine will headline opening night of RiverFest on April 19 and “America’s Got Talent” winner Michael Grimm is the top act for April 20, RiverFest officials announced Tuesday. – Read more at VicksburgPost

‘American Idol’: Get to Know Season 12’s Top 10 Guys – During rehearsals for American Idol at the Mirage Hotel’s Love Theatre, home to Cirque du Soleil’s Beatles show Love in Las Vegas, season 12’s top 10 guys took some time backstage to hang with The Hollywood Reporter. Among the topics discussed: their road to the finals, influences and brushes with Idols past. – Read more at Hollywood Reporter

‘American Idol’ Alum Jessica Sanchez Up For The ‘Challenge’ Of ‘Glee’ – “As far as ‘Glee,’ I have no script yet,” the 17-year-old singer said. “I’ll be taping very, very soon. I got a call from them, like, a couple days ago, very, very excited. I’ve been practicing my acting. It’s like a whole new element for me. I’ve never acted before, so I mean, it’s just like dancing; it’s unexpected. So we’ll see how I do.” As of last week, Sanchez said she still had no details about her character, but with the May 9 season finale fast approaching, we should see the singer-turned-actress soon. – Read more at MTV

‘Idol’ star Adam Lambert on pre-show rituals: No, I don’t sacrifice baby goats – Fans call him Glambert because of his sexy eyeliner, goth clothes and over-the-top performances, but American Idol glam-rocker Adam Lambert’s most eye-opening moniker yet must be the one an ardent Chinese fan gave him. “I’m not sure if it was a mis-spelling on it, from Chinese to American (English). It said something about my ‘Glam-bulge’,” said Lambert, bursting into amused laughter. “It’s interesting to be objectified, I’ll tell you that.” – Read more at

Crystal Bowersox talks her new album, Patsy Cline and ‘American Idol’ – Crystal Bowersox is feeling pretty good about things right now. And why not? The singer-songwriter is touring, has a new album due out later this month and will perform the role of Patsy Cline on Broadway this summer. Not too bad for the former “American Idol” contestant. “I’m so grateful for everything in my life that’s led me to the moment that I’m in now,” Bowersox said. “I feel like it’s all been very serendipitous. I’m just really happy in the place and time I’m in.” – Read more at Washington Examiner

‘Glee’ Star Jacob Artist Talks About Growing Up as a Ballet Dancer – Jacob Artist plays bad-boy Noah Puckerman’s confident half-brother Jake on this season of Glee, but did you know Jacob is a seasoned ballet dancer? The 20-year-old actor grew up dancing and even dealt with high school bullying because of his passion. Watch the video above to hear more about Jacob’s experience and his advice for male dancers who want to make it in the business! – Read more at OK Magazine

‘Glee’s’ Lea Michele Talks Pregnancy and Rachel’s ‘Knight in Shining Armor’ – Rachel Berry has a lot on her plate right now on Fox’s Glee. In addition to a massive audition coming up for her dream role in Funny Girl, the NYADA freshman is juggling two guys — the freewheeling and potential escort Brody and her potential endgame in Finn Hudson — a crowded house with new roommate Santana. Add to this the minor detail that she may be eating for two when a pregnancy test reveals she might very well be pregnant. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Demi Lovato: I Have a Half-Sister I’ve Never Known – As a singer, actress and judge on The X Factor, Demi Lovato has countless fans around the world. But there was one who was always too shy to reach out to the star: her half-sister, whom Lovato said she found out about less than a year ago. “I have an older sister I’ve never known my whole life, who’s in her 30s,” Lovato, 20, told radio station WBLI, according to People. “She’s my half-sister, but I talked to her for the very first time in my life around when I turned 20. … So, I actually have three sisters.” – Read more at TV Guide

‘Dancing With the Stars’ pro Val: I’m toning down the sexiness this season – First of all I want to say thank you to “Dancing With the Stars” for asking me back. I’m very honored. I treat my role on the show with a great sense of responsibility, not only to production and the network, but also to my partner and most importantly, to my fans that support me. The last three seasons you have seen me blossom into the performer and dancer that I am today. I’m very thankful for the opportunity that I have been given. – Read more at Today

‘Glee’ scoop: NeNe Leakes will return in Season 4 as Coach Roz – You would think that NeNe Leakes would be kind of busy with her regular role on “The New Normal” — too busy for a return to “Glee” anyway. But you would be wrong. As Leakes herself spilled while attending the Paleyfest 2013 “New Normal” panel, the actress and reality star will reprise the role of Coach Roz in Season 4. – Read more at Zap2it

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