‘American Idol’: Crystal Bowersox Leads Tough Girls’ Night

Tonight’s ‘American Idol‘ was tense right until the show started thanks to the questionable status of Crystal Bowersox, who got taken to the hospital yesterday and whose illness forced the producers to flip-flop the gender lineup for last night’s and tonight’s shows. Would she be able to perform? Would she be disqualified if she didn’t? […]

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‘American Idol’ Wishes Upon A Star

Tonight ‘American Idol’ finally entered the really competitive stage, in which 24 singers present themselves to America in hopes that they won’t be ignored by the texting and callng masses. Perhaps it was growing pains, or perhaps it was just the whole resituating of things with the arrival of newly minted judge Ellen DeGeneres, but […]

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‘American Idol’ Locks Up Its Top 24 At The Last Minute

After so many weeks of agonizing audition episodes, stuffed with soft-focus montages and judgely indulgences, tonight’s episode of ‘American Idol‘ was absolutely satisfying, a nearly filler-free episode that was full of eliminations. Seventeen people got added to the ‘Idol’ Top 24 in the space of an hour — and once you factor in commercials, Ellen […]

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