Posts tagged "Randy Jackson"

‘American Idol’ Looks For a Happier Season with Harry Connick Jr.

Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connnick Jr and Keith Urban were on hand yesterday (January 13, 2014) to promote the return of American Idol this Wednesday (January 15, 2014) on FOX.

The plan for the show is to produce a revitalized version of the show. Last season, which featured Urban, Nicki Minaj, and Mariah Carey

Michael Prieve / January 14, 2014

Get To Know Your Celebrity Blabbermouth: Tanay Jackson

When the sad details of Paris Jackson’s suicide attempt came to light in the days after the incident in the early morning hours of June 5, there was one relative who was quick to point of the finger of blame at the famous family’s matriarch Katherine Jackson.

Paris’s cousin Tanay Jackson told U.K.’s

Andrea Simpson / September 9, 2013

Justin Bieber Thinks Nelson Mandela ‘Is The Man’ And Other Celebrity Tweets This Week

The wonderful world of Twitter was buzzing extra loud this week, thanks to the famous guests at the 2013 Met Gala in New York City.
Kim Kardashian recapped her red carpet outfit with three words on Twitter: “Gloves. Train. Flowers.”
Jessical Biel channeled her inner punk well before the big event, telling her followers that…

Peggy Truong / May 10, 2013

‘American Idol’ Results Recap: Who’s Heading To The Finale?

Thursday night’s episode of FOX’s American Idol was full of tension and turmoil as the last three ladies wonder who would be sent packing. 
Earlier in the day, the show had shared departure news when Randy Jackson announced he wouldn’t return next season. The only original judge remaining will hang up his Idol hat after…

Cortney Wills / May 10, 2013

6 Stories You May Have Missed

Celebuzz has your daily round-up of the hottest stories from around the web.
Did Justin Bieber’s Mom Beg Selena To Visit Her Son?
Reportedly, Bieber’s mom begged Gomez to visit her son in Norway to help get him back on track after his recent troubles. Gossip Cop clears up the rumors.
Randy Jackson Confirms Exit

Chad Kennedy / May 9, 2013

‘American Idol’ Results Recap: Meet Your Final 5

FOX’s American Idol continues is cycle of predictability Thursday night as it finds its final five finalists, while welcoming back past winners Kelly Clarkson and Scotty McCreery.
Despite the fanfare, the opening medley is tough to watch. The songs are boring and Lazaro Arbos is so clearly outgunned, making it that much…

Cortney Wills / April 12, 2013

‘American Idol’ Recap: Candice Glover Saves The Night… Twice

Wednesday’s episode of American Idol put the pressure on its remaining contestants. For the first time this season, the FOX show has challenged the singers to two songs each. The night starts off slow and concludes with one of the best performances the Idol stage has ever seen.
Host Ryan Seacrest starts by rehashing Burnell

Cortney Wills / April 11, 2013

‘American Idol’ Results Recap: Who ‘Gave Rock A Bad Name?’

After an admittedly “rocky” Rock Week, FOX’s American Idol sent one hopeful home Thursday night — though without first welcoming alum Carrie Underwood and Season 9 standout Casey James back onto the stage.

The Top 7 kick off the results show with a cover of Queen’s “Somebody to Love,” and I’m already wishing for Rock Week…

Cortney Wills / April 5, 2013

Devin Velez Knows Which Judge Blocked His Save

Devin Velez sang his final song on the American Idol stage when he was eliminated Thursday night.

The baby-faced singer stole judges’ hearts when he auditioned in his hometown of Chicago. We didn’t meet him until Hollywood week was well underway, but he’s been a steady singer ever since.

His performance…

Cortney Wills / March 29, 2013

‘American Idol’ Results Recap: Another One Bites The Dust

Thursday’s episode of American Idol saw the return of two alums. The FOX show celebrated its 450th episode and sent one more hopeful packing.

After an hour of suspense, Devin Velez is sent home. His dismissal is no big surprise — I called that yesterday.  Still, the crowd seemed shocked when he landed…

Cortney Wills / March 28, 2013

‘American Idol’ Recap: Amber Holcomb Earns A Standing O

American Idol struck some highs and lows Wednesday night, when the FOX show saw its Top 8 contestants take their best shot at Motown.

Ryan Seacrest announces the night’s theme is Music of Motor City, which pretty much means Motown. Any artist from Detroit is fair game. The legendary Smokey Robinson is i…

Cortney Wills / March 28, 2013

Dieting Extremes: 10 Stars Who’ve Had Weight-Loss Surgery

Not everyone in Hollywood has dropped pounds by diehard dieting and fitness… some have taken drastic measures by going under the knife.

Stars like American Idol judge Randy Jackson and The Talk’s Sharon Osbourne have been open about their weight-loss procedures. While some undergo gastric bypass surgery, in which the stomach is divided into two, others opt for an inflatable…

Gabrielle Chung / March 27, 2013

‘American Idol’ Results Recap: A Short And Sweet Goodbye

American Idol sent another man home Thursday night when Paul Jolley landed at the bottom of the list. The FOX show abandoned its results ranking system, introduced last week, and instead opted for a direct line to the Bottom 3.

Devin Velez finds himself in the hot seat again after last week’s Bottom…

Cortney Wills / March 22, 2013

‘American Idol’: 8 Things You Didn’t See On TV

American Idol held its second live show of the season Wednesday night when the nine remaining finalists took their best shot at songs by The Beatles. The FOX competition delved deeper into the contenders’ backgrounds, showcasing videos from their families. While viewers at home saw some stellar performances, plenty goes on when the cameras sto…

Cortney Wills / March 21, 2013

10 Things You Didn’t See On ‘American Idol’

There were tons of surprises on Wednesday’s episode of American Idol. The FOX show held its first Hollywood sing-off of the season and its first show without the full panel present at start time.

By now, you already know that Nicki Minaj was late, but you don’t know why.

Neither do…

Cortney Wills / March 14, 2013

The Show Must Go On… Without Nicki Minaj

Ryan Seacrest kept the show rolling on Wednesday when it became clear that rapper and judge Nicki Minaj hadn’t made it to the American Idol live show in Los Angeles on time.

After remaining judges Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson and Keith Urban took their seats, Seacrest asked the crowd to keep their excitement…

Jethro Nededog / March 13, 2013

J-Hud on ‘American Idol’ Judges: Mimi Works, But the Rest…

When it comes to the new judges on American Idol, Jennifer Hudson isn’t singing praises.

“It’s taken a bit to get used to the new judges. I come from American Idol, so I’m used to seeing Simon, Paula and Randy,” she explained about the latest season during a visit on Live with Kelly & Michael o…

Laura Franco / February 8, 2013

5 Things to Expect From ‘American Idol’ Hollywood Rounds

Now that FOX’s American Idol has completed its cross-country talent search, judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban, and Randy Jackson are headed to Hollywood with hundreds of hopefuls on Wednesday’s episode.

There, they’ll suffer through a grueling schedule of prepping for A cappellas, group numbers and solos all in hopes of making it…

Cortney Wills / February 6, 2013

Top 10 Outrageous ‘American Idol’ Auditions (VIDEOS)

American Idol has returned!

Another new season of the hit FOX series — now in its 12th edition — means another new batch of auditions that will surely make viewers laugh, cry, cringe, look away or even reach for the mute button.

As fans count down to the highly anticipated new seaso…

Peggy Truong / January 16, 2013

11 Things to Expect on ‘American Idol’ Season 12

American Idol is ready to kick off a new season with new judges, new contestants, and new rules.

Host Ryan Seacrest was joined by veteran judge, Randy Jackson, and the three most recent additions to the Idol family, new judges Keith Urban, Mariah Carey, and Nicki Minaj, for a screening of the Seaso…

Celebuzz / January 10, 2013
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