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Lee DeWyze opens up about “American Idol” snub

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Former “American Idol” winner Lee DeWyze opened up about his non-appearance at last week’s finale, and the fallout that has followed with executive producer Nigel Lythgoe. Apparently DeWyze was asked at the very last minute to accompany winner Scotty McCreery on stage. DeWyze declined, leading to some[...]

Lee DeWyze responds to “American Idol” dust up

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A “he said-he said” argument pertaining to the “American Idol” finale appears to be heating up. For those unaware of the feud, former “Idol” winner Lee DeWyze was called out by executive producer Nigel Lythgoe for allegedly refusing to participate in the show. Taking to Twitter, Lythgoe[...]

“Idol” finale ratings up 17 percent from 2010

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The battle between Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery was a shot in the arm for “American Idol,” leading to a bump in ratings for the finale from season 9 to 10. “Idol” producers have said a record-setting 122 million votes were filed on Tuesday night, leading to[...]

Lee DeWyze performs “Sweet Serendipity” on ‘The Ellen Show’

HollywoodNews.com: Lee DeWyze is getting ready to conquer the world with his new album, “Live It Up” and stopped by “The Ellen Show” to visit former judge Ellen DeGeneres and perform his latest single “Sweet Serendipity” for her show. With lyrics that read, “I ain’t gonna stress, cause the worst ain’t[...]

Lee DeWyze ‘Live It Up’ album a blend of folk, rock and rootsy pop

HollywoodNews.com: Lee DeWyze, the winner of this year’s “American Idol,” will be releasing his new album “Live It Up” on November 16. 19 Recordings/RCA Records are producing. DeWyze exclaimed in a release “Putting out an album on a major label is truly a dream come true. I’m excited for all[...]

‘American Idol’s’ Lee DeWyze’s record album due in fall 2010

HollywoodNews.com: Lee DeWyze won “American Idol” over Crystal Bowersox and now he is set to work on his third album. Previously to winning “Idol,” he had released two independent albums entitled “So I’m Told” and “Slumberland” on WuLi Records. Now he is back with 19 Recordings/RCA Records to record a new[...]

‘American Idol’s’ Lee DeWyze to sing at NBA Finals

HollywoodNews.com: Lee DeWyze is having a fabulous year. Not only did he take the crown of being “American Idol,” but he has just been tapped to sing the national anthem at the NBA Finals. He will sing at Game 2 in Los Angeles where the Lakers will be playing against the[...]

Lee DeWyze and Crystal Bowersox visit Ellen Degeneres

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Still not quite satisfied with the American Idol results because runner-up Crystal Bowersox was so clearly the superior performer in the finals. But Lee DeWyze is no slouch and I guess his talent and modesty just won the day in the end. Either way, they are both basking in[...]

Lee DeWyze, Crystal Bowersox ink recording deals

Hollywoodnews.com: On the heels of their win and place standings, Lee DeWyze and Crystal Bowersox have inked record deals on Thursday. DeWyze will sing under 19 Recordings Limited/RCA while Bowersox will reach her listeners through 19 Recordings Limited/Jive. “Idol” winner records are typically released in the final quarter[...]

A gracious “Idol” runner-up Crystal Bowersox: “Lee’s got a light inside of him that’s just brilliant and pure”

By Greg Hernandez hollywoodnews.com: As I watched Crystal Bowersox holding her own with Alanis Morrisette, Joe Crocker and anyone else she shared the stage with last night on American Idol, I knew that whatever the results were, this is an artist I love. What I also love about Crystal is that[...]
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