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Ryan Seacrest and Show Veterans React to ‘American Idol’ Cancellation

Fox announced that season 15 of American Idol will be the final installation of the iconic singing competition. Friends and family of Idol chimed in on social media and beyond in reaction to the unfortunate news.

Mia Lardiere | May 11, 2015 - 4:00 pm

‘American Idol’ Champ Scotty McCreery Gives Advice to Future Contenders, Performs on ‘GMA’ (VIDEO)

American Idol winner Scotty McCreery has some advice for future contestants on the FOX reality show and beyond.

“If I can do it, anybody can do it,” McCreery said on Tuesday’s Good Morning America about making it in the music business. “There’s so many different ways to get in now, TV’s a way,…

Lauren DiMascio | December 11, 2012 - 12:14 pm

‘American Idol’ Scotty McCreery Takes a Tumble Off Stage (VIDEO)

American Idol champ Scotty McCreery took quite the fall during his performance on Thurs., Aug. 10, while opening up for Brad Paisley. Luckily, the 18-year-old singer is alright.

What did he have to say about the mishap?

Lauren DiMascio | August 14, 2012 - 1:10 pm

Justin Bieber & Kelly Clarkson: Best Holiday Songs of 2011 (VIDEOS)

As Will Ferrell infamously states in Elf, “the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear” – and nothing puts us in the holiday spirit more than hearing our favorite celebs cover some Christmas tunes! Whether you’re cuddled up in front of the fire or outside having a snowball fight,…

| December 25, 2011 - 8:00 am

Giveaway Alert! Win a Guitar Autographed by Scotty McCreery!

UPDATE: This giveaway is now closed. Thanks for participating!

Ever wanted to get your hands on your own piece of musical history? Here’s your chance!

After winning the hearts of millions on the tenth season of  ‘American Idol,’ Scotty McCreery has reached country music stardom with his hit single “I Love…

| November 2, 2011 - 6:30 pm

Scotty McCreery Tells Celebuzz His Friends Won’t Let Him ‘Go Hollywood’

American Idol winner Scotty McCreery hasn’t let fame get to his head. And he won’t — because his friends would never let him!

In a candid conversation with Celebuzz, the singer says he remains true to his roots even after scoring a number one debut on the record charts with his very first…

Wes Ferguson | November 2, 2011 - 11:00 am

‘American Idol’ Winner Scotty McCreery Has National Anthem Flub! (VIDEO)

It may not have been his fault, but Scotty McCreery has joined a long list of stars to experience a “Star-Spangled Banner” flub.

The American Idol winner (whose album debuted at no.1 this week) took the field before Game One of the World Series in St. Louis to sing the National Anthem. Trouble…

Wes Ferguson | October 20, 2011 - 1:06 pm

Fall Music Preview: Demi Lovato, Kelly Clarkson and More

Summer is just about over – sad news for those who love sun, beaches and all of the other great things associated with the year’s hottest season.

But fear not, dear readers. With fall comes the release of a number of hotly anticipated CDs, from Skyscraper beauty Demi Lovato to American Idol winner-turned-pop-superstar…

| September 5, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Scotty McCreery “Loves You This Big” During ‘TODAY’ Performance (VIDEO)

American Idol winner Scotty McCreery stopped by NBC’s TODAY to sing live in Rockefeller Center. Scotty, 17, sang his single, “I Love You This Big,” while his mom looked on proudly from the audience. Fans were lined up, flashing their signs and singing along as Scotty belted out his catchy, country tune. Also in attendance…

| June 2, 2011 - 10:28 am

Exclusive: ‘American Idol’ Scotty McCreery & Lauren Alaina Talk Dating, Ignoring Their Exes

Romance rumors have been swirling about American Idol winner Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina ever since they kissed during the finale episode. So is there a romance blooming for these two country crooners?

Celebuzz caught up with the pair backstage at MTV’s The Seven to chat about that infamous kiss, why they’re ignoring…

| June 1, 2011 - 9:11 am

Expert Tells Celebuzz: Which ‘American Idol’ Will Become the True Star?

Even though Scotty McCreery took the title on American Idol, his success isn’t a guarantee.  As seen with previous winners, getting the most votes to win doesn’t always translate to hit songs and album sales. 

Each season has also seen breakout stars — some of them became even bigger than the person who…

Wes Ferguson | May 26, 2011 - 9:00 pm

‘American Idol’ Season 10 Finalists Announced – Spoiler Alert!

The final 13 contestant for the tenth season of American Idol have finally been announced!

On Thursday night, 24 singers were slimmed down to the top 13 during the first live results show for the new season of the hit FOX show. Viewers chose their top 10 finalists and then judges Jennifer Lopez,…

| March 4, 2011 - 8:26 am