"American Idol's" Phillip Phillips (Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

‘American Idol’s Phillip Phillips Cancels Tour Due to Illness

“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 […]

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‘American Idol’ Winner Phillip Phillips is ‘Confident’ He’s Healthy Enough to Tour

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 […]

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Phillip Phillips performs on American Idol (Michael Becker / FOX)

Phillip Phillips’ Song ‘Home’ Scores ‘American Idol’ Record

“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 […]

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Jessica Sanchez on American Idol (FOX)

‘Idol’ Runner-Up Jessica Sanchez: I Knew Phillip Phillips Would Win

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, […]

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