Idol Headlines for 5/6/13 – The Evening Edition

The Voice contestants, Midas Whale (feat Idol alum, Jon Peter Lewis) have started a Kickstarter campaign to fund an album The duo’s goal is to raise $30,000 in 30 days. Check out the details HERE.

Carrie Underwood replacing Faith Hill on Sunday Night Football? – Is Carrie Underwood going to replace Faith Hill on NBC Sunday Night NFL? That’s what I’m hearing. The announcement likely will come tomorrow. There’s also word going around that the new Sunday Night NFL theme singer will be Will. i. Am. – Read more at

Harry Connick, ‘Idol’ And The Pop Charts: Can You Define ‘Good’ Singing? – What defines good singing? Technique or feeling? That argument, a perennial among music lovers, roared back into the foreground last week after appeared on American Idol. The fortysomething pianist and crooner found himself trending on Twitter for the first time since his acting run on Law & Order: SVU ended in 2012 after bullying the four young finalists about their failure to grasp the basics of the American Songbook. His cruelest moment came when teenager Amber Holcomb revealed that she thought “My Funny Valentine” was about a boy who told good jokes. – Read more at NPR

American Idol Shake Up? Producers Eye ‘Dream Team’ Of New Judges: Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Pink & Sean “Diddy” Combs – That’s American Idol producer Nigel Lythgoe’s desperate plan to boost the Fox singing competition’s sagging ratings so they’ve set their sights on a “dream team” of new judges — pop stars Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez, rocker Pink and rapper-producer Sean “Diddy” Combs, is exclusively reporting. – Read more at RadarOnline

Idology: Is Angie Unbeatable? Candice and Kree Dissed Again? Plus: Debating Harry Connick Jr!

Via TV Line

Keith Urban and the Rolling Stones – Respectable

Keith Urban joined the Rolling Stones on stage Friday night in Los Angeles for a performance of “Respectable.” Check out a snip below,

Jessica Sanchez: ‘I’m Going to Kill it on Glee!’ – Jessica Sanchez wowed audiences last year with her diva attitude and killer vocal chops on American Idol. In the end, Phillip Phillips took the title (with Sanchez coming in second place), but her star has continued to rise. Now, the 17-year-old star, whose new album Me, You & the Music is out this week, is heading back to the small screen with a guest role on the season finale of Glee (Fox, Thursday). Sanchez talked to PARADE about recording her first album, returning to the Idol stage, Glee, and more. – Read more at Parade.

“My Funny Valentine” Peformed by Melinda Doolittle on Tennessee Mornings

Mariah Carey Exclusive Interview: “#Beautiful”

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