Tag Archives: Lauren Alaina

Another ‘American Idol’ contestant signs record deal

HollywoodNews.com: Doing pretty well on ‘American Idol’ almost seems to guarantee some sort of record deal as another contestant from last season has signed. Third place finisher Haley Reinhart has reportedly just signed with Interscope Records, states E! News. Other contestants like Pia Toscano, Lauren Alaina and winner Scotty McCreery[...]

How much ‘American Idol’ final two made for their time on show

HollywoodNews.com: ‘American Idol’ has been quite lucrative for winner Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina even though things are really just starting for them. As McCreery has won the recording contract, he will reportedly make $250,000 off of it, states E! News. And even though Lauren Alaina didn’t win, she isn’t[...]

“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[...]

Carrie Underwood to Lauren Alaina: Let’s take this “on the road!”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Country music superstar Carrie Underwood performed alongside Lauren Alaina last night during the “American Idol” finale, and stood where she stood as a finalist a few years back. So when Underwood turned and whispered something to the eventual runner up, we all grew curious as to[...]

Scotty McCreery wins “American Idol” – What’s next for country star?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Scotty McCreery prevailed over Lauren Alaina in a relatively unsurprising “American Idol” finale. Do you think “Idol” voters have a type? Over the last three seasons, a safe, white male has prevailed over either a female or flamboyantly gay competitor …. even though, in the case[...]

Twitter may be predicting who will win ‘American Idol’

HollywoodNews.com: It looks like Twitter has a way of predicting who will take the ‘American Idol’ title tonight as someone will be crowned the latest winner. Over the last few weeks, the person who gets the most tweets in the first 24 hours after the performance show ends up being[...]

Lady Gaga, Beyonce, U2 part of all-star “Idol” finale tonight

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The tenth season of “American Idol” draws to a close tonight, with Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery finding out which singer prevailed (though honestly, both are guaranteed a shot at a successful career, likely in the country music field). But the hook of the results show[...]

Randy Jackson talks who has edge on ‘American Idol’ finale

HollywoodNews.com: The ‘American Idol’ finale is this week and judge Randy Jackson is speaking out about one contestant having a little bit of an edge. Jackson told host Chelsea Handler that country boy Scotty McCreery may be a little ahead at this point, states PopEater. “I think probably Scotty’s probably[...]

Haley Reinhart debuting single on Wednesday’s “Idol”?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Haley Reinhart looked shocked when Ryan Seacrest revealed that Lauren Alaina was moving on to this week’s “American Idol” finale … but she didn’t look as sad as some might have expected. We think we know why. Reinhart’s parents are telling folks that their daughter’s circling[...]

3 reasons why Lauren Alaina just might win “American Idol”

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: We’ve been predicting the finalists for nearly three months, and, as always, the future seems clear. Blue-eyed teen heartthrob Scotty McCreery from Garner, North Carolina seems like a cinch to win Season 10 of “American Idol”. The reasons are plenty—more young southern males have won “American[...]