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‘American Idol’ Judges: Mariah Carey And Nicki Minaj Confirm Their Exits

After weeks of rumors, both Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj confirmed on Thursday (May 30) that they will be leaving the American Idol judge’s table. Related: From Glambert To Kelly, 5 Former ‘Idol’ Contestants We’d […]

05/31/2013

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Jennifer Hudson Rumored To Join ‘American Idol’ As Judge

Jennifer Hudson may be returning to the show that launched her into the spotlight, that is if reports of her signing on as a judge for next season of American Idol are true.

05/24/2013

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Randy Jackson Steps Down As ‘American Idol’ Judge, Who’s Next?

After making the careers of artists like Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood, longtime American Idol judge Randy Jackson announced Thursday (May 9) that he will not be returning as a judge next season.

05/10/2013

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Judging The Judges: Star Power Alone Can’t Revive ‘American Idol’ Ratings

The early- to mid-2000s were a simpler time in music. Rock music was actually thing on popular radio. Production on hit singles was often stripped down nearly to its core rather than with bombastic synths […]

03/29/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Does Judging ‘Idol’ or ‘The Voice’ Help or Hurt Artists’ Careers?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Last week, American Idol returned with a whimper instead of the bang […]

01/22/2013

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Keith Urban The Only Good Thing About American Idol

With all the “mean girls” bullying that Nicki Minaj is aiming at Mariah Carey on American Idol this year, there is only one saving grace in this country girl’s mind – Keith Urban.

01/18/2013

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Keith Urban Crawls Under Judges Table During ‘American Idol’ Premiere

“It’s not safe” was Keith Urban’s sentiment as he slowly crawled under the judges table during last night’s first round of American Idol auditions in New York City. He wasn’t referring to his position between divas Mariah Carey […]

01/17/2013

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Jeff Dunham Measures Keith Urban Against Other ‘American Idol’ Judges

Comic Jeff Dunham and his puppet, Walter, don’t pull any punches when it comes to the feud between Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj. One of the ladies look like they can “kick butt” to Walter, but he jokes […]

01/08/2013

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Nicki Minaj Threatens Mariah Carey At American Idol Auditions

We knew with the addition of Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey, two divas, that American Idol might be in for some trouble and just as we expected the fighting has begun! This past Tuesday Nicki […]

10/04/2012

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Keith Urban Keeps Cool During Nicki Minaj/Mariah Carey Spat On ‘American Idol’ Set

As he said in an interview last week, “I know how to handle myself.”

10/03/2012

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