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American Idol Alum Pia Toscano Is Engaged!

American Idol Alum Pia Toscano Is Engaged!

Originally posted 01/26/2016 10:30PM

Pia Toscano is a bride-to-be!

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Newlywed Colton Dixon on Saving Sex for Marriage: 'It Was Not Easy' – But It Was 'More Meaningful to Wait'

UpdatePosted 01/25/2016 04:45PM

Colton Dixon on Saving Sex for Marriage: 'It Was Not Easy' – But It Was 'More Meaningful to Wait'

Originally posted 01/22/2016 09:00PM

When Colton Dixon and his new wife Annie arrived at the Polynesian resort where they stayed for their honeymoon, they remembered something that made it feel even more like paradise.

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American Idol Contestant Lindita Halimi Dropped a Whopping 150 Lbs. for Her Audition

Originally posted 01/07/2016 11:30AM

As if just making it on American Idol isn't impressive enough, contestant Lindita Halimi lost 150 lbs. to prepare for her audition.

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FROM EW: Clay Aiken Slams American Idol Judges: 'I've Watched Root Canals More Entertaining'

FROM EW: Clay Aiken Slams American Idol Judges: 'I've Watched Root Canals More Entertaining'

Originally posted 01/07/2016 08:15AM

The season 2 runner-up tuned in Wednesday night for the show's final season premiere

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Simon Cowell Once Told Tori Kelly Her Voice Was 'Almost Annoying'

Simon Cowell Once Told Tori Kelly Her Voice Was 'Almost Annoying'

Originally posted 01/05/2016 11:45AM

Before Tori Kelly was a Best New Artist Grammy nominee, she was a contestant on American Idol – and prone to the wrath of Simon Cowell's blunt critique.

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Watch Kanye West Perform 'Gold Digger' in Golden Ticket-Worthy American Idol Audition

Originally posted 01/05/2016 09:40AM

It's Yeezy season!

Ever since Kanye West staged a surprise American Idol audition in October, fans have eagerly awaited official footage of the golden ticket-worthy performance. Well, it's finally here!

In a clip from Monday night, West graced judges (Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban) with an original song. "It has one of the judges' names in it so," he said.

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FROM EW: Randy Jackson Looks Back on 15 Years of American Idol – and the Elimination That Still Pains Him | Randy Jackson

FROM EW: Randy Jackson Looks Back on 15 Years of American Idol – and the Elimination That Still Pains Him

Originally posted 01/04/2016 03:55PM

Plus, why the original judges' panel reigned supreme

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Second Child on the Way for Kris Allen

Second Child on the Way for Kris Allen

Originally posted 01/04/2016 10:45AM

The American Idol winner and wife Katy are expecting a sibling for son Oliver, Allen announced Saturday

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Ryan Seacrest Is Swiping Keepsakes from the American Idol Set

Originally posted 01/01/2016 10:05AM

Ryan Seacrest has been waiting 14 seasons for a moment like this.

"I've been taking Idol stuff the last couple of months: signs and photos from the original season," the American Idol host says in the current issue of PEOPLE.

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