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2016 Kids’ Choice Awards: And the Nominees Are…

Posted Tuesday February 2, 2016 8:39 AM GMT

It’s going to be another amazing year at the Kids' Choice Awards, with Blake Shelton serving as the host of the evening.

And this morning (February 2) a partial list of nominees went live, including the hopefuls for Favorite Movie, Favorite Talent Competition Show, Favorite Movie Actor and Favorite Movie Actress.

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Kanye West Nails His “American Idol” Audition!

Posted Tuesday January 5, 2016 11:58 AM GMT

Ever the consummate performer, Kanye West tried his hand at auditioning for “American Idol” back in October, and the video just went live on the internet.

The “Love Lockdown” rapper stepped in front of judges Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr and Keith Urban, declaring, “My name is Kanye. I'm from the South Side of Chicago. I'm originally a producer. I always wanted to rap and no one really believed in me, so I wanted to try some things out, ya know?"

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Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul Returning to "American Idol"

Posted Friday November 20, 2015 10:34 AM GMT

Original 'American Idol' judges Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson are to return to the singing competition to celebrate its last ever season.

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Simon Cowell: I’m Not Returning For Final “American Idol” Season

Posted Wednesday June 17, 2015 7:59 AM GMT

The forthcoming Season 15 of “American Idol” will be its last, but Simon Cowell has no interest in reprising his role at the judges’ table.

Following his exit in 2010, the snarky entertainment mogul hasn’t looked back, and he told “Extra,” “I kind of said goodbye many years ago. Maybe I’ll flip the light switch out at the end or something.”

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Simon Cowell Weighs In On “American Idol” Cancellation

Posted Tuesday May 12, 2015 6:58 AM GMT

He was there at the beginning when “American Idol” burst onto the popular culture scene and crowned Kelly Clarkson as the Season 1 Champion, and now Simon Cowell has responded to news that FOX has cancelled the show.

The snarky Englishman took to his Twitter account to share his take on the upcoming 15th and final season of the singing competition- “Looking back at my time on ‘American Idol’ we had a great time. We found great artists. Had fun. And to America. Thank you. It was a blast.”

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“American Idol” Announces Final Season!

Posted Monday May 11, 2015 9:51 AM GMT

Year in and year out, FOX has brought us the best up-and-coming singers thanks to “American Idol,” however that 13-year run is about to come to a close.

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Jennifer Lopez Belts Out “Feel The Light” on “American Idol”

Posted Friday March 20, 2015 7:42 AM GMT

Usually she’s happy to stay on the judge’s side of the table, but last night (March 19) Jennifer Lopez decided to own the “American Idol” stage as well.

The “Waiting for Tonight” songstress performed “Feel The Light” from the forthcoming soundtrack for the movie “Home,” which also stars Rihanna.

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Jennifer, Keith, Harry, Ryan & January: FOX All-Star Party Pals

Posted Monday January 19, 2015 12:33 PM GMT

Stepping out for a star-studded shindig, a host of television celebrities showed up at the FOX Winter TCA All-Star Party in Pasadena, California on Saturday (January 17).

“Mad Men” babe January Jones was in the house to plug her brand new series “Last Man On Earth,” and she looked adorable in her designer duds.

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