The reality competition show will enter its 14th season on Jan. 7, but what was once Fox’s biggest success story has recently taken some hits from which it will be hard to bounce back.
Here are the songs that defined America from Nov. 4 to Nov. 10, presented by BuzzFeed and Spotify. A state’s “signature song” is not its most popular, but its most distinctive — that is to say, the one that residents of that state streamed proportionally the most as compared with the U.S. as a whole.
The couple were visiting a neonatal intensive care unit when they broke into song.
It’s not a fair system, by the way: Seacrest and JLo have monster trailers while Keith Urban …well, he gets by.
Country music in 2013 was dominated by female artists, partying and liberal politics. Yes, you read that right.
UPDATED: No offense to Kree, Angie, and the rest of the contestants, but Candice was simply in another league from everyone else. And that is why she won.
The show hasn’t been this entertaining in years, but the ratings are at record lows — and the male singers are a disaster. What is going on?!
JDA was a hit with the audience Thursday night, but the judges cut him anyway. What was the problem?
“We got thrown on a dance floor, and with no choreography, and they just said, ‘Dance together! And don’t step on toes!’” recalls Urban.
The show has added some fireworks with new judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj — but is it too late to save Idol?
Fleetwood Mac on tour! Arcade Fire + James Murphy! Beyoncé at the Super Bowl! It’s going to be a very good year.
Betty White, Jennifer Aniston, and other famous faces belted out the classic tune to promote cancer research.
Auditions for the new season of Idol began yesterday in New York City.
Taylor Swift and her band play a hilarious prank on Keith Urban during their concert at the Sprint Center on in Kansas City, Missouri.
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