‘American Idol’ interviews: The Top 4 talk about making it so far in Season 12 – The girls were all shocked to have made it this far in the competition. Angie described the surreality of it all by sharing a memory from the earliest stages of her journey. “When I auditioned, in you sit in the audience of 1000s of people, they play this video that’s like, ‘You could be the next American Idol!’ And you’re just like, ‘Aw … That’s cute. Whatever.,'” Angie said with a laugh. “But then it happened. I’m here! I feel so blessed to be Top 4. It’s a small number! Four is small.” – Read more at Zap2it
Is Nicki Minaj Influencing The ‘American Idol’ Finalists’ Style And Song Choice? – MTV News recently asked Amber Holcomb, Candice Glover, Kree Harrison and Angie Miller what impact Minaj’s critiques and fashion advice have had on their run in the top 10. Though she may be polarizing for some viewers, when it comes to this year’s finalists, Minaj is the go-to voice of reason. Whether its compliments about Kree’s shoes, repeated suggestions to Miller to stay at the piano or pleas with Holcomb to switch up her lipstick, Nicki, it seems, knows. – Read more at MTV
The View Ladies Weigh In – Idol getting rid of Mariah?
Whoopi Goldberg speaks the truth.
It’s Top 4 Week! – AMERICAN IDOL SEASON 12
‘American Idol’ Top Four Reveal Their Song-Selection Strategies – “It’s all about song choice and performance … I’m singing ‘Hurts So Bad’ by Susan Tedeschi; I can’t wait, because I’ve sang this song since I was eight, and I’ve always loved her,” Kree Harrison said. “So, for me, it’s going to be more about performing and not thinking about it, just being one with the crowd and the cameras and the audience at home. I just want to connect.”
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BRAVO MEDIA DELIVERS TWICE THE TRANSFORMATIONS WITH TWO NEW EPISODES OF “THE KANDI FACTORY” ON SUNDAY, APRIL 28 AND TUESDAY, APRIL 30 AT 10PM – Tune in to another tune-filled episode of “The Kandi Factory” on Tuesday, April 30 at 10p.m. when Kandi’s team takes on Garrison, a “Soccer Mom” looking 42-year-old administrator with rock star dreams. But, Garrison’s aspirations become her nightmare as she is forced to confront her deep-seeded fears about sexuality when Kandi writes her a pop anthem titled “The Mighty O” – based on Garrison’s own personal journey with her sexuality. Facing off against Garrison is Kevin, a successful 28-year-old lawyer, eager to become the next R&B sensation. However, Kandi is not fully sold on his swag, and tries to teach him how to “woo” the ladies. The stakes are even higher this week as American Idol winner Ruben Studdard joins for a special guest appearance. – Read more at Zap2It
Glee Scoop: Jane Lynch on Sue’s Job Change, ‘New Lease on Life’ and Killer Fantasy Sequence – Sue Sylvester’s stint on the unemployment line will be short-lived. As teased in the promo for this Thursday’s Glee (9/8c, Fox), the former McKinley High villainess — who tendered her resignation earlier this month in the wake of the school shooting — has rebranded herself as a female Jack LaLane. – Read more at TV Line