American Idol

American Idol's Scotty McCreery and Wife Gabi Expecting First Baby

Five years after tying the knot, country singer Scott McCreey and his wife Gabi Dugal McCreery are preparing to welcome their first child together, a son.

June 21, 2022

Carrie Underwood Shares 17-Year-Old Diary Entry From Night She Won American Idol

Seventeen years ago, Carrie Underwood won American Idol—and the hearts of many around the world. See her anniversary tribute to the milestone moment below.

May 25, 2022

RHOBH Invite, Ryan's Undies & Family Feud Tied Up

Kathy Hilton is in the hot seat during this "RHOBH" sneak peek, Ryan Seacrest has an American Idol wardrobe malfunction and Family Feud gets kinky.

May 25, 2022

Ryan Seacrest Details "Embarrassing" American Idol Wardrobe Malfunction

After Ryan Seacrest's pants gave viewers too much of an eyeful during the American Idol season 20 finale, the host was forced to change into someone else's underwear.

May 23, 2022

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Katy Perry Adorably Congratulates New Mom Rihanna

Katy Perry shared some words of wisdom for new mom Rihanna with E! News on the American Idol red carpet. Plus, find out if she plans to return as a judge next season.

May 23, 2022

Will Katy Perry Return to American Idol Next Season?

Katy Perry dishes on the power of American Idol after having a full circle moment with hit song "Firework." Plus, Katy congratulates Rihanna on her new bundle of joy.

May 23, 2022

American Idol Crowns Season 20 Champion: Find Out Who Won

The American Idol season 20 finale saw Sara Bareilles, Michael Bublé, Ben Platt and more stars perform before crowning winner Noah Thompson.

May 23, 2022

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American Idol Contestants React to "Childhood Hero" Carrie Underwood Returning to the Show

We've got a hot one tonight! Carrie Underwood is heading back to American Idol. Check out what the Top 5 contestants had to say about it here!

May 9, 2022

Katy Perry CRASHES Idol Contestants' Interview

American Idol Top 5 contestants Leah Marlene, HunterGirl and Nicolina are soaking up the moment as judge Katy Perry crashes their interview on the red carpet.

May 9, 2022

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How Katy Perry Celebrated Her Second Mother's Day With Orlando Bloom and Daughter Daisy

American Idol judges Katy Perry and Luke Bryan revealed their Mother's Day surprises with E! News on the show's red carpet, and Lionel Richie shared his thoughts on daughter Sofia's engagement.

May 9, 2022

American Idol's Gabby Barrett Expecting Baby No. 2

On Mother’s Day, Gabby Barrett announced that she and her fellow American Idol alum husband Cade Foehner were expecting their second child, a baby boy.

May 8, 2022

All the Must-See Moments From the American Idol Reunion

All of your favorite American Idol alums got together to celebrate 20 years of the iconic singing competition. Check out the best moments here!

May 3, 2022

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American Idol Winner Laine Hardy Arrested for Allegedly Wiretapping His Ex-Girlfriend

Former American Idol winner Laine Hardy has been arrested for allegedly planting a listening device in his ex-girlfriend's dorm room at a Louisiana State University.

April 29, 2022

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Derek Hough Steps In as Disney Night Mentor for American Idol

Derek Hough will be stepping in for Ben Platt as a mentor on American Idol's Disney Night. Brush off those mouse ears and get the exclusive details here!

April 28, 2022

Katy Perry Hilariously Reacts to American Idol Contestant Performing Song By Her Ex John Mayer

During an episode of American Idol, judge Katy Perry told contestant Noah Thompson he should “Wikipedia me” after performing a song by her ex, John Mayer.

April 26, 2022

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Katy Perry Reveals If She's Ready for Baby No. 2 With Fiancé Orlando Bloom

Katy Perry chatted with E! News on the American Idol red carpet, gushing about her adorable daughter, Daisy, the show's recent trip to Hawaii and whether or not she's ready to have another kid.

April 19, 2022

American Idol Contestant Kenedi Anderson Drops Out for “Personal Reasons”

American Idol contestant Kenedi Anderson has dropped out of the competition. See what the performer said about her journey on the popular show.

April 12, 2022

Your American Idol Fan Favorites Are Returning for a Special Reunion Episode

The secreast's out! American Idol alums are returning to the stage on May 2. Get the details here!

April 4, 2022

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Watch Jordin Sparks Make An Emotional Return To American Idol

Season 6 American Idol winner Jordin Sparks is back where it all began, acting as a mentor for the show's historic 20th season. Watch this exclusive clip from the March 28 episode.

March 28, 2022

American Idol's Haley Slaton Met Husband at Audition While Pregnant

At an initial American Idol audition, pregnant contestant Haley Slaton got more than a Golden Ticket to Hollywood—she met her future husband, who would become her baby boy's father.

March 23, 2022

An American Idol Season 4 Finalist's Daughter Just Auditioned for the Show & Now We Feel Old

American Idol has officially been around long enough that it's begun to spawn itself. See which season 4 finalist's daughter performed for the judges on the March 20 episode.

March 21, 2022

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Katy Perry and Luke Bryan Try Their Hands at Karaoke in This American Idol Sneak Peek

In this exclusive look at the March 20 episode of American Idol, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan try their respective hands at karaoke...with questionable results. Watch now!

March 18, 2022

Why Designers and Homebodies Alike Love Kelly Clarkson's Wayfair Collab

Deck out your home with Wayfair pieces curated by Kelly Clarkson.

March 13, 2022