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46 “American Idol” tour dates announced

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Dates and cities for the “The American Idols LIVE! 2011 Tour” have been announced, with tickets going on sale today. The top 11 finalists are slated to perform on the show, a cut that should include Lauren Alaina, Scotty McCreery, Haley Reinhart , James Durbin, Jacob[...]

Who struggled on ‘American Idol’ last night?

HollywoodNews.com: ‘American Idol’s’ top 13 performed last night and sang songs by their personal idols, so who was able to handle it and who couldn’t? Casey Abrams took on a Joe Cocker song and pleased the judges as Jennifer Lopez said, “I’m watching somebody important,” states People. Pia Toscano sang[...]

Does J-Lo favor Spanish language singers on “American Idol”?

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: American Idol contestants Karen Rodriguez and Jovany Barreto’s song choices seem to be giving them an advantage with the judges. For Jennifer Lopez in particular, their delivery of Spanish language songs has turned out to be a big win. Rodriguez, whose mother is Peruvian, readily admits[...]

‘American Idol’ picks its Top 24

HollywoodNews.com: Although Jennifer Lopez had a total meltdown on the previous episode of ‘American Idol,’ she was able to pull it together to pick the Top 24. Twelve girls and twelve guys were chosen last night during the two-hour episode. Expected singers who made the cut included James Durbin, Casey[...]