Idol Headlines for 7/23/14

The So You Think You Can Dance Top 16 take the stage live tonight. PLUS two more dancers go home. Join Mac’s live blog! 8/7c pm.

JUDGEMENT WEEK continues, as the Top 24 are announced on America’s Got Talent. Eric A. live blogs – 8/7c pm NBC.

Plus, more shenanigans in the Big Brother house! Read Krista’s recap. Tune in at 8/7c pm CBS.

Glee star, Chris Colfer, guest stars on Hot in Cleveland. His episode airs tonight on TV Land at 10 pm.  The episode, titled “Straight out of Cleveland” finds Chris’s character, Tony, “coming out” to his mom, Victoria (Wendie Malick) but with a twist! Watch a preview at TVLine.

There’s a big American Idol audition cattle call taking place today at Nassau Coliseum in Long Island New York today. It’ll be interesting to see how many hopefuls show up.

‘American Idol’ Long Island auditions: Tips from show’s producer – Senior supervising producer Patrick Lynn has some insider tips you should know first. Lynn, who has been with the show since its debut in 2002, has seen a slew of stars pass through during the 13 seasons of “Idol,” so he knows what it takes to make an impression. The two main things they’re looking for? Personality and, of course, a show-stopping voice. “We get the question all the time, ‘What are you looking for?’ and it’s hard to put a finger on that,” Lynn says. “Mainly, we say to ourselves, ‘Do we want to see this person again?’ ” – Read more at Newsday

Caleb Johnson – The Journey Begins: Part III

American Idol tour stops in Greenville, fans pack Peace Center – GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) – The top 10 contestants of American Idol Season 13, including winner and Asheville native Caleb Johnson, took the stage in Greenville on Tuesday night. Idol fans packed the Peace Center downtown to see the live performance. Among the crowd were many of Johnson’s family members and friends who said they haven’t seen much of him since his Idol win. They said they’re excited to get the chance to see Johnson in concert, performing on a big stage, during a tour close to home in Asheville. – Video interview with Caleb at Fox Carolina

Artist Pics: Kristian Bush, Jason Aldean, Danielle Bradbery – Threads For Teens made a recent stop in Nashville to gift clothing to more than 50 local underprivileged teenage girls. Artists Danielle Bradbery, Clara Henningsen, Mickey Guyton, Brooke Eden and CAM were on hand to style the recipients. – Read more at Music Row

American Idol Season 5 Reunion

Elliott Yamin and Chris Daughtry pose for a photo at the Greek Theater where Daughtry performed last night. Elliott instagramed the photo. Season 8 winner, Kris Allen, instagrammed a photo from the audience!


New Mentorship Video Featuring JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Tour Cast – A new video featuring the cast of the new national tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s celebrated Biblical musical JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT participating in a mentorship program making the dreams of some young fans come true is now available to view. TV star Shay Mitchell joined with JOSEPH stars Ace Young, Diana DeGarmo and the rest of the cast in mentoring a young fan – talking about theatre, rehearsing and even going onstage for the performance that night! – See the Video at Broadway World

Alex & Sierra Detail Recording, Surfing With Jason Mraz – “Back in February, he invited to come down to his house for like two days,” begins Alex Kinsey. “We went to breakfast with a mutual friend and we thought we were going to go to breakfast then go to his house and get introduced. But he showed up to breakfast and he had just come in from surfing. I brought my wetsuit because I know he liked surfing and I said, ‘Yeah man, I brought my wet suit in case you want to go’ and he’s like, ‘Let’s go right now!’ We went out surfing with him, it was the craziest thing ever. He’s such a cool guy. Super nice, super cool and giving. – Watch the Video at FUSE

Clay Aiken says people ‘hungry’ for politicians to listen to them – For Clay Aiken, it’s all about being there. In a talk at Tuesday’s meeting of the Cumberland County Democratic Men’s Club, Aiken told local party members his campaign to unseat Rep. Renee Ellmers is about being present in the 2nd District and available to constituents. “I’m in a different place every single day,” he said. “We try to be in the district as much as we can be.” Aiken said after the meeting that he spends about two days a week out in the district’s communities and has been to Fayetteville about a half-dozen times since the May 6 primary. Some nights, he said, he just drives to Siler City or Sanford for dinner to get to know the people and places of the 2nd District. – Read more at Fay Observer

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