“American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips has canceled the rest of his college concert tour due to illness, according to “Entertainment Tonight.” The Season 11 winner is battling ongoing kidney issues and is “bordering on exhaustion” due to his excessive schedule. Phillips had surgery last June to remove massive kidney stones and battled sickness during his […]
With the success of his debut single, “Home,” Phillip Phillips isn’t just the dude who won “American Idol.” He’s the dude with that folk-rock hit, according to the fans he’s met.
(Reuters) – Like the 10 winners before him, Phillip Phillips faces the uneven road from “American Idol” victor to pop-chart mainstay. After the success of his Top 10 hit, “Home,” the Georgia native is facing a new challenge – to replicate the mainstream successes of past “Idol” winners Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson on his […]
It is slightly less than two weeks since his six-hour kidney surgery, but “American Idol” winner Philip Phillips is already gearing up for the “American Idol Live! Tour,” which opens in Detroit, MI on Friday, July 6. As for how his health issues will affect the tour, he says, ” I am pretty confident [I […]
America will get to hear from its newest “American Idol” Phillip Phillips as he makes a comeback performance following kidney surgery at this year’s July Fourth celebration on the National Mall.
“American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips, who was plagued by serious kidney problems during the singing contest, is recovering from surgery.
“American Idol” winner Phillip Phillipsgot his post-TV career off to a strong start, as his new song “Home” debuted on the Digital Songs chart this week at the number two slot with 278,000 downloads sold according to Nielsen SoundScan. The Hollywood Reporter states that the song’s debut marks the second-best digital sales week ever for […]
“American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips was slated to go under the knife today due to his kidney ailments but that surgery has now been postponed due to a fever from a bad sinus infection. TMZ reports that Phillips, who has undergone eight previous surgeries due to a congenital kidney condition that creates massive kidney stones […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coming in second on “American Idol” may still be a path to superstardom, but it no longer offers guaranteed paychecks worthy of the next pop idol or rock star. Wednesday night’s runner-up, 16-year-old Jessica Sanchez, doesn’t have a definite shot at producing an album and could be paid as little as […]
Going into Wednesday’s two-hour season finale, Jessica Sanchez was certain she would lose “American Idol” to Phillip Phillips. “I believed that Phillip was going to win,” Jessica told reporters on Thursday. “Not because I don’t think I’m good, but he has such a big fan base…He’s really an artist. He sang so many different songs, […]