Report: Adam Lambert ‘Idol’ Finale Drama ‘Fabricated’

Now that we have crowned a new ‘American Idol,’ we can put this lackluster season behind us … and spend the entire summer fruitlessly speculating who will be crowned the New Simon. EYE ON IDOL: Lee DeWyze Beats Crystal Bowersox to be the New ‘Idol’–Shocker? But the morning-after headlines also include a familiar, unforgettable face: […]

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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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Simon Cowell Makes His ‘Idol’ Winner Prediction

‘American Idol‘ judge Simon Cowell makes his prediction for the winner of tonight’s season finale, perhaps the last time the British judge will weigh in on Fox’s reality television phenomenon. Simon says…Lee DeWyze. Cowell’s prediction that DeWyze will win the title of ‘American Idol’ might come as a surprise to viewers following Tuesday night’s episode, […]

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