Idol Headlines for 8/13/14

Tonight on SYTYCD the TOP 8 perform for your votes, plus 2 go home. Also, it’s the premiere of a new Michael Jackson video. Mac will be live blogging 8/7c PM.

Which 5 acts will advance on America’s Got Talent? Find out at 9/8c PM NBC. Eric A will be live blogging.

On Big Brother, Frankie reveals his sister is a famous pop star! Plus, Veto ceremony and more. Watch at 8/7c PM CBS. After, check out Krista’s recap.

American Idol winner, Caleb Johnson appeared on Good Day LA – KTLA 7 am PDT.

American Idol Season 5 alum, Mandisa, nominated for 5 DOVE awards – The Dove Awards celebrate Christian Contemporary artists and their music. The nominations were held Wednesday (Aug. 13) at Nashville’s Allen Arena at Lipscomb University.  Mandisa was nominated for Artist of the Year, Song of the Year for “Overcomer,” Pop Contemporary Album for Overcomer, Contemporary Christian Performance for “Overcomer,” and Short Form Video for “Overcomer” – See the list at Music Row

IDYLLWILD: Jazz in the Pines returns for 21st year – Sultry strains of jazz music will curl around pine trees and fill the mountainside this weekend during the 21st annual Idyllwild Jazz in the Pines music festival. Headliners this year include “American Idol” finalist and Academy alumnus Casey Abrams, contemporary jazz musician Evan Christopher and pianist and singer Yve Evans.All have performed at the festival in the past. – Read more at

Clay Aiken to Perform at National Inclusion Project Champions Gala, 9/20 – The National Inclusion Project and Co-founders Clay Aiken and Diane Bubel are proud to announce the Magic of a Smile Champions Gala to be held September 20 in Raleigh, N.C. celebrating Champions of Inclusion and ensuring that no child sits on the sidelines. To celebrate the honorees and thank the audience for their continued support, Clay Aiken will entertain the guests in his one and only public performance of 2014. – Read more at Broadway World

Kris Allen’s Music Once Made His Baby Cry – “I’m not gonna say that [The Voice] is better, but it’s so much more entertaining as a show right now. [TV audiences] go for that,” Allen says. “But I think that they lose something in the development of the artist. I think that’s really sad. Those people that get on the show are hoping that they have someone that watches their back, but they’re really just on a TV show. That’s what I think is great about Idol, they do try to set you up for success. It doesn’t always happen, but they do the best that they can.” – Read more at ETOnline

Country 92.5 – Broadway interviews RaeLynn from The Voice

Simon Cowell And Son Eric – Matching Sunnies!

Could this be more adorable? Simon Cowell tweeted a photo of himself and son Eric wearing matching sunglasses with the caption “Taking after Daddy.” So cute!


Kellie Pickler Sings Meow Mix Jingle with Fans

Kellie Pickler uploaded an instagram photo of herself in NYC at a promotional appearance for Meow Mix. “Big fun in #NYC today! Stop by Columbus Circle & sing the @MeowMix jingle with me! :) #ItsMeowTime”


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