The “American Idol” judges seemed especially happy tonight. Maybe it was because their save (conspiracy?) of Jessica Sanchez seemed to accomplish making her more popular than ever. Maybe it was because the Venetian blinds in Jennifer Lopez’s silver-gray “Blade Runner”-inspired outfit were open in just the right places. Whatever it was, I spotted lots of […]
A police official in a New Jersey town where a disqualified “American Idol” contestant is the target of two arrest warrants says the case wasn’t big enough to merit going after him. Jermaine Jones of Pine Hill, N.J., was kicked off the TV show for not revealing he had outstanding warrants.
“American Idol” wasted no time tonight addressing the elimination of Jermaine Jones (well, except for that hour they wasted alluding to more information). Ryan Seacrest opened the show saying that with the help of law enforcement, one contestant was eliminated, and isn’t live television unpredictable? Without even saying Jermaine’s name, “Idol” twisted the controversy into […]
Ryan Seacrest addressed the elimination of Jermaine Jones at the top of “American Idol” tonight with the following speech. “You know, throughout the years, this show has not been without its fair share of controversy. And tonight is no exception. With the cooperation of law enforcement, we discovered information that left us with no choice […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jermaine Jones has a second shot at becoming an “American Idol.” The 25-year-old so-called “gentle giant” of Pine Hill, N.J., was given a last-minute spot among the male semifinalists Tuesday. The Fox singing contest’s judges had previously dismissed him in Las Vegas. The hulking singer was lauded for his bass-fueled take […]