Jennifer Lopez On ‘American Idol’ – “I’m Sad To See It Go”

One can expect a healthy share of nostalgia for the 15th and final season of American Idol, which premieres on FOX Wednesday, January 6. Keith Urban, Harry Connick Jr., and Jennifer Lopez return as the judges, and Lopez talked about the pride she feels in taking part in this iconic show. Here's Jennifer Lopez's thoughts … Continue reading Jennifer Lopez On ‘American Idol’ – “I’m Sad To See It Go”

Keith Urban Talks “Raise ‘Em Up” & “American Idol” Ending

It was a big news week for American Idol, as Fox announced that next season will be AI's last. Although the landmark show has nurtured its share of successful artists, saying goodbye to American Idol isn't going to be easy for Keith Urban. During last night's backstage interviews for American Idol, Urban talked about the final chapter of the show. "It's … Continue reading Keith Urban Talks “Raise ‘Em Up” & “American Idol” Ending

C.J. Harris Reflects On “Amazing” American Idol Journey

On last night's "American Idol," we said goodbye to C.J. Harris, and even though he tried to finish his rendition of "Can't You See" by the Marshall Tucker Band, his emotions got the better of him as his fellow Idol colleagues took to the stage and hugged him. "This whole journey has been amazing," said … Continue reading C.J. Harris Reflects On “Amazing” American Idol Journey

‘American Idol’ Recap – MK Nobilette “Proud” of Top Ten Finish

Although MK Nobilette may have been eliminated last night from American Idol, she thankfully has a big picture view on her experience with the program. It's a positive and determined attitude that should aid in her fledgling career as a music artist. "I think one of the points of American Idol for me is that … Continue reading ‘American Idol’ Recap – MK Nobilette “Proud” of Top Ten Finish

Ben Briley on ‘American Idol’ Exit: “Nobody Is Going To Outwork Me”

Ben Briley was eliminated on this week's American Idol, and if the adage that adversity builds character rings true, then this Tennessee native will still be standing long after this season is over. "If you want something, you got to take it. You got to go out and get it," said a determined Briley after … Continue reading Ben Briley on ‘American Idol’ Exit: “Nobody Is Going To Outwork Me”

‘American Idol’ Singer Kristen O’Connor To Continue Music Dreams

Kristen O'Connor was eliminated last night on American Idol, and although it's understandably a total downer for the singer, she handled her exit with grace and appreciation. During her exit interview, the singer reflected on her American Idol journey. "I gained so much from this whole experience," said O'Connor, who sang an inspired rendition of … Continue reading ‘American Idol’ Singer Kristen O’Connor To Continue Music Dreams

Jennifer Lopez On Fellow ‘American Idol’ Judges: “We Have The Same Hearts”

Although they're technically judges on American Idol, Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr. are trying their best to impart their respective pearls of showbiz wisom for all of the singing hopefuls that come their way. One of this year's biggest pleasures is the lack of bickering that infested last season, and the return of … Continue reading Jennifer Lopez On Fellow ‘American Idol’ Judges: “We Have The Same Hearts”

Harry Connick Jr. On American Idol’s Longevity: “It’s The Best Of Its Kind”

Harry Connick Jr. is a crooner, jazz man, actor, and as seen from his previous work on American Idol, a candid and hands on mentor. With Jennifer Lopez returning to the fold and Keith Urban back for another go round, American Idol is expected to regain its mojo. The continued tension between Nicki Minaj and … Continue reading Harry Connick Jr. On American Idol’s Longevity: “It’s The Best Of Its Kind”