‘Idol’s’ Chris Medina’s Recording Dreams Come True

BY: Nicole Evatt NEW YORK – Even though “American Idol” contestant Chris Medina got cut before the finalists were announced, he’s already living out his recording-star dreams with the debut of his first single. The ballad “What Are Words” was written especially for Medina by Grammy-winning producer Rodney Jerkins; the video has already racked up […]

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‘Idol’ Top 40 Leaked, Sick Contestant May Have To Quit

It isn’t exactly WikiLeaks – but an unconfirmed list of “American Idol’s” Top 40 contestants is making its rounds on the Internet. An official field of 40 won’t be announced for weeks, but according to joesplaceblog.com many fan favorites have already made the cut, including Chris Medina, who became an overnight phenomenon by dedicating his […]

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‘American Idol’ Auditions: The Best Of The First Batch

There have been only four “American Idol” audition shows to date—one each from New Jersey, New Orleans, Milwaukee and Nashville, with Austin on deck tomorrow night—but there are already a handful of candidates who have emerged. And while, admittedly, it’s way too early to start looking for finalists, here’s a round-down of some of the […]

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