Tag Archives: Jimmy Iovine

Scotty McCreery opens up about “Idol,” Jack Black and his favorite celebrity mentor

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery sat down for a lengthy interview with the Charlotte Observer, the largest paper in his home state of North Carolina, where he talked about a side range of topics including his alleged “snub” of Jack Black during the “Idol” finale, his opinion[...]

Simon Fuller to manage ‘American Idol’ Top 2

Daughtry and Simon Fuller
By Pat Ryder HollywoodNews.com: Simon Fuller, the creative force behind ‘American Idol,’ will manage the careers of this season’s Top 2 finalists according to Interscope Geffen A&M Records. Fuller has been personally involved in the careers of some of the most successful ‘Idol’ alumni: winners Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks,[...]

Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler confirmed as “American Idol” judges

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s official. Pop sensation Jennifer Lopez and rock icon Steven Tyler will sit at the judge’s table when “American Idol” launches next season. Fox confirmed the news minutes ago. Here’s the release: Golden Globe-nominated actress, platinum-selling recording artist, movie producer and entrepreneur Jennifer Lopez and multiple Grammy Award-winning singer[...]

Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler join Randy Jackson at ‘Idol’

HollywoodNews.com: It has finally been announced who will be sitting next to Randy Jackson at the ‘American Idol’ judging table for the next season that will premiere January 2011. As it was rumored, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler will be the new judges on the singing competition reality TV show, states[...]

Eminem’s ‘Recovery’ is the biggest debut since 2008

HollywoodNews.com: Eminem’s “Recovery” has made its debut atop the charts this week with sales of 741,000 copies; easily outpacing any other release for this year, and setting a bar that no other album has reached for first week sales in almost two years. he album’s first single, “I’m Not Afraid,” debuted[...]