‘Idol’s Crystal Bowersox: ‘I Knew Lee Was Going to Win’

‘American Idol‘ runner-up Crystal Bowersox took some time to talk with reporters Friday about her experience on the show, and was asked a broad spectrum of questions, including her recent breakup, the inevitable question of whether she and Lee could become an item, and how she battled through her diabetes and what she plans to […]

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‘American Idol’ Closes The Book On Year Nine

Tonight ‘American Idol‘ crowned its ninth winner, the often-abashed paint salesman from the Chicago suburbs Lee DeWyze. Although you’re forgiven if you didn’t think that was really the point of the final Season Nine episode; the two-hour show, which had its high points and low moments and just plain weird bits, often seemed more devoted […]

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Ailing Bret Michaels Performs on ‘Idol’ Finale

By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — Though he has suffered from life-threatening health problems in recent weeks, Bret Michaels appeared in fine form on the ‘American Idol‘ stage. The ailing 47-year-old rocker and reality TV star sang and played guitar on Wednesday’s star-studded season finale. The Poison frontman joined ‘Idol’ finalist Casey James on one […]

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Bret Michaels: ‘I’m Ready to Party’ After Winning ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Bret Michaels survived a brain hemorrhage and a stroke, but he told UsMagazine.com after winning ‘The Celebrity Apprentice‘ Sunday night that he’s ready to rock. “I’m feeling a little beat up, but I feel great,” said Michaels, 47. “I’m just glad to be here, and I’m really glad that I won — and you have […]

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Rep: Bret Michaels Not Taking ‘Undue Risks’ in Recovery Process

As Bret Michaels recuperates from the “warning stroke” he suffered Thursday in an effort to be well enough to attend Sunday’s ‘Celebrity Apprentice‘ finale, the rocker’s rep insists her client is not taking any “undue risks” when it comes to his recovery. Bret Michaels Still Plans to Appear on ‘Apprentice’ Finale “Bret is a very […]

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Bret Michaels Suffers Warning Stroke, Devastating News

A day after talking to Oprah Winfrey about his recovery from a near-fatal brain hemorrhage, Bret Michaels suffered a serious setback. A message posted on his website, the most reliable source of information about his up and down medical condition, said the 47-year-old rocker and ‘Celebrity Apprentice‘ finaliest “was readmitted to the hospital this week […]

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Bret Michaels Without the Bandana Is ‘Like Superman Without the Cape’

To earn some time on Oprah Winfrey’s rarefied air, all Bret Michaels had to do was nearly die. The former Poison frontman and current ‘Celebrity Apprentice‘ star gave his first TV interview Wednesday to the daytime queen on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show,’ following his potentially fatal brain hemorrhage April 21. From satellite in Phoenix, Ariz., […]

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