Idol Headlines for 9/1/14

Tonight, the kids of Bachelor in Paradise continue to push the boundaries of good taste! Watch the trainwreck on ABC at 8/7c pm.  Join Shnugs live blog!

Just a reminder that you can watch yesterday’s X Factor UK auditions on the cable channel AXS TV. Check your local listings. It’s the same channel that broadcasts live concerts, including from Carrie Underwood and Phillip Phillips.

‘X Factor’ U.K. Loses Steam Ahead of BBC Clash – After a stronger season launch on Saturday night, Simon Cowell’s The X Factor U.K. on ITV on Sunday lost ratings steam ahead of a key showdown with BBC ballroom dance hit Strictly Come Dancing. Sunday night’s second episode of the 11th season of X Factor averaged 8.2 million viewers, down by 1.7 million from the year-ago episode, according to overnight data. It was also down from the audience of 9.5 million viewers on Saturday, which ranked as the show’s best season debut since 2011 amid Cowell’s return as a judge. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Alex & Sierra: Why he’s so proud of her – Fox show. (UCF / August 31, 2014) “X Factor” winners Alex & Sierra now have several reminders of their time as students at the University of Central Florida. After the duo played UCF on Aug. 21, they were celebrated at a private ceremony. Sierra Deaton of Winter Springs missed out on her graduation because she was participating in the singing contest. She was presented with a cap, gown and her diploma. She graduated with honors with a degree in advertising and public relations. “An awesome moment, and I am so proud of her,” said Alex Kinsey of New Smyrna Beach. They started singing together just two years ago, when they were dating as UCF students. They remain a couple and won a million-dollar recording contract through the Fox show in December. – Read more at Orlando Sentinel

The American Idol Experience at Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Final Show Ever 8/30/14

The Disney World attraction, The American Idol Experience, served up its last “competition” on August 30. Check out this video of the last show below.

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