Amber Holcomb’s Innovative Plan for ‘American Idol’

Amber Holcomb’s elimination on Thursday’s “American Idol” doesn’t mean it’s the end of the road for the 19-year-old powerhouse singer. Acting, modeling, and winning Grammys are just some of the goals she has set out to achieve post-“Idol,” along with an innovative plan for the show to win back some of its slipping ratings. [xfinity-record-button […]

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"American Idol": Amber Holcomb, Kree Harrison, and Ryan Seacrest (Frank Micelotta/FOX)

Emotional ‘Idol’ Elimination Leaves Three Contenders

Though we avoided an elimination last week, tonight, it had to happen. We said goodbye to the one “American Idol” contestant who has been dancing with last place for what feels like months now: Amber Holcomb. Repeatedly scorned for wearing dark lipstick and having an amazing voice but just being an unlikable human, Amber constantly […]

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Paula Abdul surprises Candice Glover on "American Idol." (CR: Michael Yarish/ FOX)

Paula Abdul Returns to ‘Idol’ to Surprise Candice Glover During Results Show

We were pre-warned that Season 2 runner-up Clay Aiken and Season 3 winner Fantasia Barrino would be performing tonight on “American Idol,” but nothing could have prepared us for the ultimate blast from the past: Paula Abdul. The superstar/former “Idol” judge made a surprise appearance during a review of Candice Glover’s Top 5 rendition of […]

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"American Idol":  Burnell Taylor. (CR: Matthieu Young/FOX)

Eliminated ‘Idol’ Burnell Taylor Opens Up About Potential Romance with Amber Holcomb

When Burnell Taylor auditioned for “American Idol,” he was 40 pounds heavier and still an amateur. Now, after his shocking elimination, he talked to reporters about how he’s a changed man. He got a svelte look and a vocal coach to turn him into a pitch pro. [xfinity-record-button id=”5578216900845706112″ program_type=”series”] He also discovered a potential […]

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