American Idol Gossip, News, and Rumors!

Listen now to the Nationally Syndicated "Gossip Brigade Celebrity Intel Briefing Minute"

Or check us out on... Listen to Gossip Brigade on iTunes!   Listen to Gossip Brigade on TuneIn Radio! Listen to Gossip Brigade on Stitcher!


Wetpaint

  • newGet Info on Jennifer Hudson's Empire Character, Michelle
    Jennifer Hudson is coming to Empire with next week's Season 1, Episode 10 ("Sins of the Father"), and it sounds like her character, Michelle White, is going to really shake things up. In fact, new spoilers about her role leave us more excited than…
    - 52 mins ago, 5 Mar 15, 1:37pm -
  • Jennifer Lopez Goes Commando — See the Skintastic Look! (VIDEO)
    In a super sexy new selfie, Jennifer Lopez showed off her best, ahem, assets by going commando! The American Idol judge recently posted a photo of herself wearing an emerald green PUCCI gown to Instagram for all 12 million of her loyal followers. T…
    - 2 days ago, 3 Mar 15, 2:30pm -
  • Ben Affleck Whispered to Jennifer Lopez at the Oscars… and Got Slapped! (VIDEO)
    Hollywood exes Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez reconnected at the Oscars — and their conversation seems more titillating than anything that happened on stage! According to the Associated Press, the original Ben and Jen — who dated from 2002 to 2…
    - 7 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 2:32pm -
  • Kelly Clarkson Finally Opens Up About Her 8-Month-Old Daughter, River Rose
    Kelly Clarkson just might be the epitome of a super mom. The 32-year-old singer not only tied the knot with her husband Brandon Blackstock, 38, back in October 2013, she soon became a mother to their 8-month-old daughter, River Rose, in June 2014,…
    - 8 days ago, 25 Feb 15, 11:08am -
  • See How Jennifer Lopez and Celebrated Her Twins 7th Birthday! (PHOTO)
    If you want proof that Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony can co-parent, just look at J.Lo’s recent Instagram photo. The couple celebrated their twins’ 7th birthday —daughter Emme and son Max —on February 21, and let’s just say it was a sple…
    - 10 days ago, 23 Feb 15, 2:43pm -
  • Jennifer Hudson Rocks "I Can't Let Go" at 2015 Oscars (VIDEO)
    The 2015 Oscars were packed with amazing musical performances, but one of the most moving moments of the night came when Jennifer Hudson belted out "I Can't Let Go" as part of the "In Memoriam" portion of the show. We can't think of a better way to…
    - 11 days ago, 22 Feb 15, 8:03pm -
  • Oscars 2015: Jennifer Lopez in Low-Cut Elie Saab Ball Gown (PHOTO)
    Still think it’s Justin Timberlake who brings the sexy back? Well then, you clearly haven’t seen the ballgown Jennifer Lopez decided to wear to the 2015 Oscars. The American Idol judge showed up on the red carpet at the 87th Academy Awards at t…
    - 11 days ago, 22 Feb 15, 5:30pm -
  • Two Members of Nicki Minaj's Team Stabbed — One Injured, One Dead (VIDEO)
    Nicki Minaj's team suffered a tragic loss, as one member died and another was critically injured in a stabbing in Philadelphia early this morning (February 18). TMZ reports that the deceased crew member was De'Von Pickett, a stage hand, and that th…
    - 15 days ago, 18 Feb 15, 2:33pm -
  • Are Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart Getting Close Again? (VIDEO)
    Reunited and it feels so good? TMZ reports that Jennifer Lopezhas secretly hooked up with ex-boyfriend Beau "Casper" Smart. The American Idoljudge and Casper called it quits back in April of last year after an almost three-year-long relationship. S…
    - 20 days ago, 13 Feb 15, 9:15am -
  • What Happened That Almost Silenced Kelly Clarkson? (VIDEO)
    Kelly Clarkson's pregnancy complications nearly silenced one of the most powerful voices in music. In an interview with Entertainment Tonight Canada, Kelly Clarkson detailed some of the complications that came with her recent pregnancy, one of whic…
    - 28 days ago, 5 Feb 15, 11:44am -
  • Does Pregnant Carrie Underwood Have a Baby Name Picked Out?
    The countdown is officially on for pregnant Carrie Underwood! The 31-year-old country crooner is currently expecting her first child — a boy! — with husband Mike Fisher and it looks like the soon-to-be parents are gearing up for their son’s a…
    - 29 days ago, 4 Feb 15, 2:00pm -
  • Simon Cowell Creating DJ Competition Show For Yahoo
    Simon Cowell has always prided himself for being at the forefront of music — after all, this is the guy who brought American Idol and One Direction into our lives — so it’s no surprise that Simon is now dipping his toe into EDM.
    - 31 days ago, 2 Feb 15, 12:18pm -
  • Paula Abdul Makes a Shocking Reveal About Her American Idol Days!
    Fans of American Idol will remember Paula Abdul for being sweet, for her infamous red cup, and for her roller coaster of a relationship with fellow judge Simon Cowell. Now, with Paula joining So You Think You Can Dance, she’s joking about her eig…
    - 35 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 2:30pm -
  • Why Did Britney Spears Say She Feels Like a “Dull and Invisible” Mom?
    Jennifer Lopez recently begged the question, “I’m not allowed to be sexy because I’m a mom? It’s like, How do you think I got my children?’” and legions of mamas clasped their hands together in praise. Jennifer represents a segment of w…
    - 36 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 12:25pm -
  • Mariah's Ex-Nanny: I Was Fired For Being Too Affectionate With Dem Babies
    Hands off Dem Babies! TMZ reports that Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's former nanny is suing the former couple, saying that she was fired for doing her job too well. Read on…
    - 36 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 11:47am -
  • Former 'American Idol' Winner Files Lawsuit Against 'American Idol' Company!
    Philip Phillips'a dream of winning American Idol has turned into a nightmare... and now wants out.
    - 37 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 11:30am -
  • Jennifer Lopez Disses Mariah, Praises Britney With Four Words (VIDEO)
    J.Lo blow? Jennifer Lopez denied her rumored feud with Mariah Carey on Watch What Happens Live — but also threw shade at the Elusive Chanteuse in the same appearance!
    - 38 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:34pm -
  • J.Lo Reveals Craziest Place She's Had Sex (VIDEO)
    Jennifer Lopez appeared on Thursday night’s episode of Watch What Happens Live on Bravo in a dress that was so low cut it prompted host Andy Cohen to tell her, “I’m going to do my best not to share at your chest.” But her cleavage wasn’t…
    - 41 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 8:42pm -
  • Carrie Underwood Reveals Her Pregnancy Perk! (PHOTO)
    Carrie Underwood is well into her first pregnancy, and you better believe this country crooner is enjoying every moment. In fact, she recently took to Twitter to reveal one of the many perks pregnancy has to offer: her baby bump doubles as a little…
    - 41 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 2:15pm -
  • SYTYCD Announces Two New Permanent Judges — Who Are They?
    While we’re still heartbroken over Mary Murphy’s departure as judge on So You Think You Can Dance, we’re also thrilled to welcome two new faces to the panel: Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo. That’s right, the former American Idol judge and the…
    - 42 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 3:00pm -
  • Does Jennifer Lopez Want MORE Kids? (VIDEO)
    We might as well call the past few days the week of Jennifer Lopez because the singer, actress, and American Idol judge has been on an epic press tour for her new film, The Boy Next Door. What’s more, she’s even landed the covers of Complex Mag…
    - 42 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 2:19pm -
  • Jennifer Lopez Flaunts Hot Bod at 45 Years Old For Complex Magazine (PHOTOS)
    Jennifer Lopez is everywhere right now. Between the red carpet, late night talk shows, and now the February/March 2015 cover of Complex Magazine, we — and the rest of the world — can't get enough of this beautiful, talented gal! The 45-year-old…
    - 43 days ago, 21 Jan 15, 11:33am -
  • CLICK: Is Pretty Little Liars Star Ryan Guzman Dating J.Lo? (VIDEO)
    Ryan Guzman — the hottie most Pretty Little Liars fans know as Aria's old karate teacher/love interest, Jake — is playing a high schooler obsessed with Jennifer Lopez's character in the new thriller flick, The Boy Next Door, but in real life th…
    - 44 days ago, 20 Jan 15, 2:11pm -
  • Jennifer Lopez Puts Butt on Display on Jimmy Fallon! (VIDEO)
    Jennifer Lopez has been flaunting her bod on many a red carpet these days, but now she's taking her sexy curves to the late night talk show scene. The actress, who's promoting her new movie The Boy Next Door, stepped out for The Tonight Show Starri…
    - 44 days ago, 20 Jan 15, 1:17pm -
  • Jordin Sparks and Jason Derulo’s Breakup Just Got Nasty (VIDEO)
    The breakup between Jordin Sparks and Jason Derulo keeps getting more and more bitter. While Jordin is moving on from the split by musically dissing her ex, she’s also getting over the heartbreak by telling Jason she doesn’t need him to buy her…
    - 44 days ago, 20 Jan 15, 12:30pm -
  • Jennifer Lopez Goes Chic in High-Waisted Skirt and Crop Top (PHOTOS)
    Jennifer Lopez has been all over the red carpet this month, between the Golden Globes, the after parties, and now the 2015 Fox Winter TCA Tour. The actress, who's been busy promoting her new movie The Boy Next Door, went for a more subtle look for…
    - 45 days ago, 19 Jan 15, 1:00pm -
  • Hear the First New Kelly Clarkson Song in Over a Year (AUDIO)
    Your new jam has arrived! Kelly Clarkson just dropped "Heartbeat Song," the first single from her upcoming album Piece By Piece and the first new song we've heard from her in over a year.
    - 52 days ago, 12 Jan 15, 11:49am -
  • How Did J.Lo NOT Have a Wardrobe Malfunction in Her Golden Globes Dress?!
    Jennifer Lopez won the night at the 2015 Golden Globes on January 11 with her superhuman ability to NOT have a wardrobe malfunction in this risky Zuhair Murad gown from the Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014 collection. But rocking double-sided tape is…
    - 53 days ago, 11 Jan 15, 5:52pm -
  • Nikki Reed, Paul McDonald Divorce Judgment — She's Driving Away With A LOT
    By now, you know that Nikki Reed and The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder are blissfully happy together, but this time last year she was still married to American Idol singer Paul McDonald. When they split in March 2014, it was revealed that th…
    - 61 days ago, 3 Jan 15, 9:55am -
  • Which American Idol Singer Just Got Married on New Year's Eve?
    Gooooooal! American Idol Season 2 contestant Kimberly Caldwell just married soccer player Jordan Harvey on New Year’s Eve. According to People, Kimberly, 32, and Jordan, 30, were wed Wednesday night at the Bougainvillea Estates in Palm Springs, C…
    - 63 days ago, 1 Jan 15, 8:32am -
  • Celebrity Babies Born in 2014 — Which New Stars Arrived?
    2014 has been a big year full of adorable celebrity babies! Everyone from former Disney stars to Bachelor alums are ushering tiny humans into the world. This year, we've already welcomed beautiful children from the likes of Simon Cowell, Megan Fox,…
    - 64 days ago, 31 Dec 14, 6:25am -
  • Phillip Phillips Is Engaged! See Fiancée's Ring (PHOTO)
    P2 wins again! American Idol Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips is engaged to longtime girlfriend Hannah Blackwell. The 24-year-old singer shared his happy news in a Twitter photo posted late Friday, December 26. "My best Christmas surprise is happe…
    - 68 days ago, 27 Dec 14, 7:48am -
  • Celebs Who Work Out: Hot Biceps, Abs, and More! (PHOTOS)
    Hollywood stars are known for their amazing bodies, and we all know they don't get them without putting in some major gym time — and a personal trainer (or three) doesn't hurt, either!Check out how some of Hollywood's hottest stars work on their…
    - 70 days ago, 25 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • Celebrity Weight Loss Transformations: Before and After (PHOTOS)
    Being in the spotlight all the time must be a lot of pressure. Heck, we feel the stress of looking hot on the regular, and we don't even have to appear on a 50-foot movie screen in front of millions of people! Some actors and actresses have made gi…
    - 71 days ago, 24 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Who Is American Idol Finalist Jessica Sanchez's Collaboration? — Exclusive
    This is a most excellent Christmas for M&M’s fans! American Idol finalist Jessica Sanchez is pulling out all the stops to get everyone excited for the epic return of Crispy M&M’s after a decade hiatus without the tasty treat. The 19-year-old re…
    - 73 days ago, 22 Dec 14, 2:15pm -
  • Pregnant Carrie Underwood Shows Huge Bump in White Gown (VIDEO)
    Not only is Carrie Underwood one of the hottest women in country music, she’s one of the most fabulous pregnant celebs we’ve seen in a long time. Look out, this gal is “Something Bad” — and we mean that in a totally awesome way. The 31-ye…
    - 79 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 3:00pm -
  • Ryan Seacrest Splits With Girlfriend Shayna Terese Taylor: "I Am Single"
    American Idol host Ryan Seacrest is no longer dating model/personal trainer Shayna Terese Taylor. "I am single," he confirmed to Us Weekly at Z100 Jingle Ball on Friday, December 12 in New York. So that's that. Ryan and Shayna had been dating for a…
    - 81 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 7:41am -
  • American Idol 2015 Will Drop to One Night, No Results Show, at Top 10 — Good Change?
    American Idol, welcome to Dancing With the Stars' world! Or welcome there eventually, anyway. Idol Season 14 premieres January 7 on FOX, and host Ryan Seacrest told The Hollywood Reporter they'll reduce the show to one night a week once they reach…
    - 81 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 6:39am -
  • Fantasia Barrino and Son Dallas Xavier’s Sweetest Mommy Moments (VIDEO)
    Get ready for cuteness overload because we’re bringing you a countdown of Fantasia Barrino’s sweetest mommy moments with son Dallas Xavier! The actress and singer’s not-so-little boy is almost 3 years old now, and we can’t believe how much…
    - 86 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 10:07am -
  • Remember Sanjaya Malakar?! See What the Former Idol Contestant Is Up to Now! (VIDEO)
    We’re throwing it way back to the golden days of American Idol and reminiscing about one of our all-time favorite contestants, Sanjaya Malakar. When 17-year-old Sanjaya began his run on the show in Season 6, he acquired a pretty big following of…
    - 86 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:34am -
  • What the Millionaire Matchmaker Wants J.Lo to Do With Her Cooch (VIDEO)
    Jennifer Lopez's new book is called True Love, a topic Millionaire Matchmaker star Patti Stanger knows a bit about. The love connector to the stars told HuffPost Live that she has some advice for Jennifer. First up? "Don't lead with the cooch." By…
    - 91 days ago, 4 Dec 14, 9:18am -
  • 9 Celebrity Feuds We're Thankful For
    Before you sit down to feast on turkey and stuffing this beautiful Thanksgiving day, let’s take a moment to give thanks for something we couldn’t live without: celebrity feuds. Turkey may be the quintessential meat to grace your family’s tabl…
    - 98 days ago, 27 Nov 14, 6:00am -
  • Jordin Sparks Disses Ex Jason Derulo in New Song (AUDIO)
    Shots fired! After months of both Jordin Sparks and Jason Derulo speaking diplomatically about their high-profile breakup, the ceasefire has ended with the release of Jordin's incendiary new song "How Bout Now (Remix)."
    - 100 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:02pm -
  • Nicki Minaj Reveals What Type of Mother She'll Be (VIDEO)
    Starships were meant to fly, and Nicki Minaj is meant to raise kids, according to her comments in a recent Complex interview. But what kind of mama will she be? Read on… In case you missed it, the 31-year-old MC told Complex that she definitely w…
    - 100 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 2:59pm -
  • Jordin Sparks Wows at 2014 American Music Awards — Take That, Jason! (PHOTO)
    When Jordin Sparks took the red carpet at the 2014 American Music Awards, it was like a major "eff you!" to ex-boyfriend Jason Derulo. The 24-year-old R&B singer wowed in a bronze, metallic dress (hello, cleavage!) and super sexy strappy heels (hel…
    - 23 Nov 14, 3:45pm -
  • Pregnant Carrie Underwood Reveals How She Discovered She’s Having a Boy! (VIDEO)
    You might remember that Brad Paisley let the cat out of the bag during the 2014 CMA Awards when it came to revealing Carrie Underwood’s soon-to-be baby’s gender (she’s having a boy BTW). But actually, it really wasn’t a slip up. Carrie had…
    - 20 Nov 14, 9:19am -
  • American Idol’s Michael Johns' Cause of Death Finally Revealed
    It’s been four months since American Idol Season 7 finalist Michael Johns died suddenly at the age of 35 on August 1, ostensibly from a blood clot as a result of a sprained ankle, and we’re still reeling from the untimely loss. We’re also sti…
    - 18 Nov 14, 1:36pm -
  • Did Fantasia Barrino Get Married? Check Out Her New Bling! (PHOTO)
    It looks like wedding bells may be in former American Idol winner Fantasia Barrino’s future — or maybe even her past! Not too long after making her relationship with new man Kendall Taylor public on social media, it also seems that the “Witho…
    - 10 Nov 14, 1:57pm -
  • Jennifer Lopez Admits Diva Entourage Hurt Relationships, Shares "Painful" Story of Son's Response to Divorce
    It has to be hard to date someone who is constantly surrounded by a crew of “yes” men and women whose jobs revolve around your sig other. You probably have to make an appointment to get alone time. Jennifer Lopez is not the only *star* to go fo…
    - 8 Nov 14, 8:05am -
  • Jennifer Lopez Demands Freshly-Baked Apple Pie For Aroma at Vegas Residence — Report (VIDEO)
    A reported $350,000 per night for a Las Vegas residency at Planet Hollywood isn't enough for Jennifer Lopez, according to Heat magazine (via Contactmusic.com). The tabloid claims that the 45-year-old pop star has a list of "demands" for her stay th…
    - 6 Nov 14, 2:08pm -

Idolator

Idol Blog Live



Digital Spy

Gossip Cop

Gossip and Gab

  • newWho Got Voted Off American Idol 2015 Last Night? Top 12 Guys
    We got our first taste of the results on American Idol Season 14 last night, as Ryan Seacrest gave us the Top 8 Guys on American Idol 2015 by the time the night was done, which meant four guys were headed home, so who got voted off American Idol 2015…
    - 7 hours ago, 5 Mar 15, 7:50am -
  • newAmerican Idol 2015 Spoilers: Top 8 Guys – Clark Beckham Performance (VIDEO)
    We moved onto a new week of performances on American Idol 2015 last night, as the Top 8 Guys on American Idol Season 14 were announced by Ryan Seacrest and they took the stage in Motown! One of those contestants moving on is Clark Beckham and those s…
    - 7 hours ago, 5 Mar 15, 7:30am -
  • newWho Was Voted Off American Idol 2015 Tonight? Top 24
    After a week of performances on American Idol Season 14 and the first chance for America to vote for their favorites, Ryan Seacrest revealed the results on American Idol 2015 tonight and the Top 16 on American Idol Season 14 was announced, so who was…
    - 21 hours ago, 4 Mar 15, 5:45pm -
  • newAmerican Idol 2015 Live Recap: Top 8 Guys Perform (VIDEO)
    American Idol Season 14 has shown us some truly talented singers so far, which goes to show that the American Idol 2015 judges (Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr.) put in a lot of time and effort into making their decisions. We’ve r…
    - 21 hours ago, 4 Mar 15, 5:02pm -
  • American Idol 2015 Predictions: Top 24 – Who Is Voted Off Tonight?
    We have a big night ahead of us on American Idol 2015, as the Top 24 on American Idol Season 14 will be cut down to the Top 16 on American Idol 2015 after the American Idol results 2015 are revealed by Ryan Seacrest. After weeks of auditions and Holl…
    - 1 day ago, 4 Mar 15, 10:02am -
  • American Idol 2015 Spoilers: Top 12 Girls – Joey Cook Performance (VIDEO)
    You are singing for your life on American Idol 2015 and you have any song out there to choose from to sing and you come out singing one of the American Idol judges 2015 songs??? That is a huge risk to take, but that is exactly what Joey Cook did last…
    - 6 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 7:30am -
  • American Idol 2015 Live Recap: Top 12 Girls Perform (VIDEO)
    We’ve got another live recap of American Idol Season 14 tonight! The American Idol 2015 judges (Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr.) stated last night that America has a tough job, as the voting part of the competition has officia…
    - 7 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 5:02pm -
  • American Idol 2015 Spoilers: Top 12 Girls – Song List Revealed!
    It is time for the Top 12 Girls on American Idol 2015 to take the stage tonight on Motor City Idol and perform for your votes, America! We saw the Top 12 Guys perform last night on American Idol Season 14 and now the ladies take the stage in Detroit.…
    - 7 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 9:17am -
  • American Idol 2015 Spoilers: Top 12 Guys – Clark Beckham Performance (VIDEO)
    It may have been American Idol Season 14 last night, but it turned into Motor City Idol as the Top 12 Guys on American Idol 2015 took the stage to get you to vote for them! Yes, the voting opened up to America and it was the guys up first from the To…
    - 7 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 7:30am -
  • American Idol 2015 Live Recap: Top 12 Guys Perform (VIDEO)
    The live shows for American Idol Season 14 kick off tonight! The American Idol 2015 judges (Harry Connick, Jr., Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban) have spent the last several months narrowing down the competition from hundreds of Idol hopefuls, who comp…
    - 8 days ago, 25 Feb 15, 5:02pm -