Idol Headlines for 7/23/12

American Idol Live Heads to Los Angeles tonight! Back to where it all began.

Jessica Sanchez talks about Glee, Miss Saigon – “There are definitely things happening on the side for me. But I can’t confirm anything at all,” she said. The 16-year-old singer said what keeps her busy right now is the ongoing “American Idol” summer concert tour. “I’ve just been doing the tour and I’ve been recording for my upcoming album, which is coming out in November, so it’s been a really busy time,” said Sanchez. – Read more at ABS-CBN News

David Archuleta talks about his upcoming BEGIN. album and more. Pt. 2

60 Seconds With Carrie Underwood – After discussing songs from her new album ‘Blown Away’ in detail and sharing her on-stage anxieties, country superstar Carrie Underwood took a moment to answer the truly pressing questions that all fans want to know. OK, that might be a bit of an exaggeration. More accurately, she humored us as we peppered her with inquiries about everything from her home life with Mike Fisher to how she handles hearing her songs on the radio. The always honest singer didn’t disappoint as we steered from the serious to the silly during the final 60 seconds of our chat. – Read more at Taste of Country

HOT DISH: American Idol’s Bucky Covington Excited About New Album – Bucky lives north of Nashville near Gallatin, Tenn., where he has 100 acres. His twin brother Rocky has something like a dozen acres — and a wife. Rocky plays in Bucky’s band. The identical twins are as close as ever. They’ve got all the toys they can afford and are buying a couple of four-wheelers. Bucky, born in the racing world of Rockingham, plans to drive a legends car on Aug. 11 at the Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. – Read more at CMT

J.Lo Talks Idol Exit & Aretha Franklin As Possible Judge – Reports of Mariah Carey and Miley Cyrus as possible judges have surfaced since she and Steven Tyler announced their exit — and even Aretha Franklin threw her hat into the ring as replacement — and J.Lo weighed in on the Queen of Soul possibly joining the panel. “She’s amazing…it’s such a delicate thing to find chemistry for that panel. That was another thing that made me think about it. It’s like once Steven kind of walked away as well, I was just like, ‘Ugh, it’s just all gonna be different,’” she told Access. “They’re gonna have their work cut out for them. I think just to find that balance again and that magic that happens when the people sit there.” – Read more at Access Hollywood

Teen Choice Awards 2012: Chris Colfer on ‘Eventually’ Bringing His YA Book to the Big Screen (Video)

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