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KyXy New Music Lab 2/5/15 – Tori Kelly

Today on the KyXy New Music Lab, we’re playing Tori Kelly’s new song, Nobody Love. Tori started singing in 2007 when she was 14, posting her songs on YouTube. She also appeared on Star Search […]


Phillip Phillips wins 'American Idol' in 2012. But at what cost? (Mark Davis/Getty Images)

How Phillip Phillips’ Lawsuit Will Expose and Change ‘American Idol’

American Idol likes to say they help make dreams come true, but according to Phillip Phillips, winning the show can be a real nightmare. But his suit could lead to real change for reality competitions.


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Phillip Phillips Files Suit Against ‘American Idol’ Producers Who ‘Manipulated’ Him

Phillips filed a complaint with the California Labor Commissioner claiming 19 Entertainment, the producers behind American Idol, violated the state’s Talent Agencies Act.


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Final Day of American Idol Auditions Today At The Fair

Do you want to be the next Caleb Johnson, Jessica Sanchez, Adam Lambert or Kelly Clarkson? American Idol is holding open auditions today  till 8PM at the SD County Fair. Just go to the Del Mar Racetrack’s Surfside […]


Richard Marx (L) and host Ryan Seacrest perform onstage during Fox's "American Idol" XIII Finale at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on May 21, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Caleb Johnson Wins ‘American Idol’ As Judges — And Even Ryan Seacrest — Perform on Finale

When Candice Glover won season 12 of American Idol, she did so on her third try, having previously auditioned for the show twice before her lucky break. Turns out third time’s the charm for her successor, Caleb Johnson, too.


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Interview: Phillip Phillips Insists on Writing His Own Songs, Won’t Stay Folky hopped on the phone with him to talk about shedding his folk sound in favor or rock, vocal lilting and what all this touring has taught him about putting on a live show.


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Cate Blanchet Gets Some Oscar Ink & Why Are American Idol Ratings Sagging?

Details on these stories and MORE in today’s Insane Hollywood Report live from H-Town with Mike Evans on the Afternoon Ride with Sonny, Susan and Hollywood Dean. Today’s Report –


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Adam Lambert and Queen Announce So-Cal Tour Date

Native San Diego singer Adam Lambert will join classic rock band Queen on a month-long North American tour that includes a stop in Southern California, but not as close as it should be. They’ll be […]


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American Idol Ratings In The Tank, Depp Dumped For Dog, & Katy Perry Boo’d Off Runway!

Get the details on these stories and more in today’s Insane Hollywood Report with Mike Evans live from Hollywood. Catch Mike’s Report 3 times a day on the Afternoon Ride with Sonny, Susan, and Kevin […]


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‘America Idol’ Season 13 Premieres to Worst Ratings Yet, Despite New Judges

If the ratings of last night’s (Jan. 15) American Idol show us anything, it’s that after 13 seasons, America might not really care who their next Idol is.