Idol Headlines for 8/15/12 – The Evening Edition

Adam Lambert: United States of Odaiba Concert! – Adam Lambert hits the stage at the 2012 United States of Odaiba concert held at the Fuji Television Festival Fairgrounds on Wednesday (August 15) in Tokyo, Japan. The 30-year-old singer sang songs from his hit album Trespassing! concert was the first look at Adam‘s new grey-blonde hairdo. – See the Photos at Just Jared

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood to Host ‘The 46th Annual CMA Awards’ Live From Nashville on ABC, November 1 – “I think I can speak for both of us when I say that we are extremely excited to be back for a fifth year hosting the CMA Awards,” said Underwood. “Each year we work harder so that we can help present the best show possible.” “We’re waiting on someone to do something really stupid between now and then,” said Paisley. ”I have faith. We are excited. I think you walk out there with people expecting a certain thing now and that’s a great place to be. I think they know who we are. They know what we do up there together and we’ve become something different together than we are separately I think, which is fun.” “I feel like each year our hosting gets better and better,” said Underwood. “We want to top that every year, so it’s a good challenge.” – Read more at TVByTheNumbers

Jordin Sparks Shows Off 50-Pound Weight Loss at Sparkle Premiere – Jordin Sparks didn’t need an over-the-top sequined gown to shine at the Sparkle premiere in NYC Tuesday. Instead, the film’s star, 22, donned a minimalist, alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet peplum frock (with matching patent leather stilettos) which showed off her incredible 50-pound weight loss. – See the Photo at US Weekly

Jordin Sparks on Her ‘Sparkle’ Role: ‘I Didn’t Suck as Bad as I Thought I Did!’ – “I’m just emotionally drained,” she told THR after Tuesday night’s Cinema Society screening. “It was my mom’s first time seeing it. So I was nervous about what she was gonna think. … I am so happy that it came out the way it did and I’m so proud. Like, I just have this overwhelming sense of pride because one) I watched and went, ‘I didn’t suck as bad as I thought I did!’ and then two) Whitney just glows, she just shines up there. And I feel so proud to be a part of something that made her so happy. And I can’t wait for everybody to see it now. I cannot wait.” – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

STAGE TUBE: Constantine Maroulis Sings ‘This Is the Moment’ from JEKYLL & HYDE! – On August 13, Broadway at Birdland presented multi-Grammy and Tony-nominated composer Frank Wildhorn in his monthly concert series called “Frank & Friends.” Joining Frank onstage were Constantine Maroulis (upcoming star of Jekyll & Hyde), who sang a tune from the Broadway-bound revival- ‘This Is the Moment.’- Watch the video at

Britney Spears Shows Up in Court Looking HOT – Britney Spears just showed up in court in downtown L.A. to talk to the judge in her conservatorship case … and she looks HOT! Britney is there for a status hearing … she’s shown up several times before to have a chit chat with the judge. Britney is wearing a very short cream/peach colored dress — really short, and she looks really good. There will be no decisions made today — it’s purely for the judge to monitor Britney’s progress, both personally and professionally. – Read more at TMZ

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