American Idol celebrated the close of season 12 on Fox last night. The series came to an end with Candice Glover the victor of the competition. Glover won the Idol crown after a tense Wednesday night sing off against finalist Kree Harrison.
The ladies performed three songs each with judges Randy, Nicki, Mariah and Keith hard-pressed to predict a winner.
Jackson urged fans to vote for one of the two while Keith called both Harrison and Glover both “soul singers.” At the start of the Wednesday night episode Candice was chosen to sing “Chasing Pavements” by artist Adele. The show’s producer Simon Fuller selected the song for Glover and she tackled it with confidence. Judge Randy Jackson didn’t care much for Fuller’s chosen track, but was impressed by Glover’s performance. Continue reading
This week’s American Idol presented fans with plenty of surprises during this week’s countdown to the finale. Some of the major highlights of Wednesday and Thursday included the shocking elimination of fan favorite Angie Miller. The 19-year-old from Beverly, Massachusetts fell into the bottom slot with fans voting her out of the competition during Thursday night’s results show. Continue reading
American Idol producers decided to take matters into their own hands this week, using a save to secure the four finalists of the competition an additional week. In a surprising move it was announced during Thursday night’s results show that Angie Miller, Kree Harrison, Amber Holcomb and Angie Miller would be sticking around. Continue reading
The Amazing Race contestants all traveled to Germany in the latest episode of the competition. Since this was a non-eliminating leg no-one was sent home, but if there was a couple to go home it would have most likely been Beth and Mona. The two came in at fifth place after a confusing and intense trek to Dresden.
The remaining remaining couples, all out to win the $1 million dollar price, arrived in Germany where they had to report immediately to the cars to get their next clue. Once the couple’s buckled up for a drive they were asked 3 questions relative to the race. After answering accurately they were of or the rest of the race which gets a little scary. They need to base fly off of the top of a building. Continue reading
Gary Busy is looking invisible these days! The actor and his team, Plan B, managed to win this week’s challenge with model Brande Roderick sent home by Donald Trump. While I would have guessed a win for Roderick’s team after watching the hilarious Busey far from focused, the model was sent packing following Team Power’s presentation to South African executives and a group of travel experts. Meanwhile, Rinna and Jillette did the best they could to get Busey on track and motivated for a win. Continue reading
American Idol’s Janelle Arthur is no longer a finalist in the Fox competition. Arthur was voted out of the competition last night after the singer’s Wednesday night performance just wasn’t enough to keep her in the race as the season comes to a close.
During Wednesday night’s show, Arthur took part in the Idol themed competition that had each of the ladies singing songs from the year of their birth. Arthur, who was born in 1989, chose to sing Vince Gill’s “When I Call Your Name,” with the country singer saying that the well known track always made her stop crying. Continue reading
Survivor Caramoan- Fans vs. Favorites contestants entered into their 28th day on the island last night with just 2 weeks to go. After the elimination of Michael in last week’s episode, life has resumed with new dramas in tow. Cochran is now getting suspicious of Dawn. She’s acting strange and after losing her retainer, she begins to get a little crazy. Continue reading
The competition finally began in this week’s Monday and Tuesday night episodes of The Voice. Done with the blind auditions, the series kicked off the battle rounds with coaches seeking the best of the best while making some steals along the way.
This week’s highlights included Shakira securing Adam’s former team member, Karina Iglesias, after the Maroon Five front man let her go. Levine decided to hold on to Judith Hill instead. Usher showed interest too, but Shakira beat him to the punch with some persuasive words. “I think I could win this entire show with you,” Usher said. “Please don’t break my heart for the second time,” Shakira jumped in. Continue reading
D.L. Hughley was the latest celebrity to make an exit from Dancing with the Stars after being voted off. After scoring 18 points out of 30 in Monday night’s show, Hughley was deemed in jeopardy during last night’s results. With the elimination down to Hughley and Victor Ortiz, the last minutes of the show became intense with split screens watching the two couples as they awaited the results. Hughley’s name was called, signaling the end for the entertainer who has had a difficult time in the dance competition this season. Continue reading
This week’s difficult challenge for the two teams of Celebrity Apprentice included a silent film. With boardroom directors, Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump, Jr., the group’s had to try their best to promote the popular Australian Gold products by shooting a 45-60 second clip to promote a product that eases the look of sun damage.
Now that Dennis Rodman is out, Team Power is down to just three. Their dwindling numbers prompt Trump to move Marilu Henner to Power where Gary Busey will take over the reins of project manager. Trace Adkins heads up the other team. Continue reading