Archive: American Idol

Lambert goes to the extreme

Adam Lambert's sexually charged performance is all anybody wants to talk about from last night's American Music Awards. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles) Leave it to Adam Lambert to shake up the traditionally drab American Music Awards. After the late Michael Jackson and award-queen Taylor Swift traded off victories and medley performances...

By David Malitz | November 23, 2009; 03:07 PM ET | Comments (0)

Daughtry: Live last night

Don't let the mean look fool you; Daughtry's a softy at heart. By Dave McKenna Chris Daughtry tries to play rough. At the Patriot Center on Thursday, the former American Idol contender led a band that bears his surname through a set of hard pop that mostly fell somewhere between...

By David Malitz | November 20, 2009; 12:53 PM ET | Comments (0)

Six Questions For ... Bo Bice

Being for the Benefit of Mr. Bice. The Southern rocker who came thisclose to being an official American Idol (only to have country prom queen Carrie Underwood take that tiara) is on a rather unlikely tour: "It Was 40 Years Ago Today," a Beatles tribute on which Bice, Todd...

By J. Freedom du Lac | August 21, 2008; 11:28 AM ET | Comments (5)

When Clay-mates Attack

He's still so pretty, oh so pretty ... Long after I closed the door on last week's chat, some of Clay Aiken's fans busted into the chat room to raise hell (as only Clay Aiken fans can, natch) over this brief exchange: Northern Virginia, Virginia: Don't people want to...

By J. Freedom du Lac | July 8, 2008; 08:31 AM ET | Comments (0)

Six Questions For ... Clay Aiken

He's so pretty, oh so pretty ... The 2003 "American Idol" also-ran and author and Broadway star, etc., has a new album coming out on May 6. It's called "On My Way Here." It's also the name of Aiken's new single. The singer called during a visit to his...

By J. Freedom du Lac | April 23, 2008; 11:14 PM ET | Comments (0)

American Music Awards: God, Country and a Fallen Jonas Brother

I watched so Malitz didn't have to. Play-by-play inside includes random notes, observations and Celine Dion insults....

By J. Freedom du Lac | November 19, 2007; 12:20 AM ET | Comments (0)


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