11:35 PM EDT 11/25/2015
Harry Connick Jr.
Originally posted 11/25/2015 07:45PM
[YOUTUBE "_GCBlerBd6I"] Sometimes making an American Idol judge cry can be a good thing.
One Idol hopeful proved that in an exclusive clip showing what happened after 15-year-old Tristan from gave a moving performance and Harry Connick Jr. read a letter from one of her family members.
Originally posted 11/10/2015 12:50PM
Allen Toussaint, a legendary fixture of New Orleans music – both in the city as a representative of its distinctive sound – died Monday at 77.
Originally posted 11/10/2015 10:05AM
For Frank Sinatra, it's only the best of the best.
Originally posted 10/11/2015 02:00PM
American Idol got an unexpected boost of star power when Kanye West surprised the judges by showing up to audition in San Francisco on Saturday.
Harry Connick Jr.'s Daughter Georgia Arrested After Allegedly Providing Alcohol to Minors at House Party
Originally posted 08/19/2015 12:30AM
Harry Connick Jr.'s daughter was reportedly arrested over the weekend after a house party at her family's New Canaan, Connecticut, home.
Originally posted 05/13/2015 10:00PM
That was the question on everyone's mind at the star-studded finale of American Idol on Wednesday.
Beckham, 22, and Fradiani, 29, bested 10 other finalists and thousands of other hopefuls during season 14, but in the end only one of them could be named the penultimate American Idol.
Originally posted 05/13/2015 08:10AM
It won't be an easy goodbye for American Idol judges Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr.
The judges of the singing reality competition series opened up about digesting the news of the show's cancellation, which Fox announced Monday.
"Do I believe that it's really ending? I have not come to terms with that yet," Lopez, 45, told reporters backstage after Tuesday night's show. "I might not."
Originally posted 05/12/2015 09:45PM
They had to beat out 10 other finalists, but Clark Beckham and Nick Fradiani are now just one vote away from being declared the 14th – and second-to–last – winner of American Idol.
Originally posted 05/11/2015 02:15PM
The choice to end American Idol did not come easily for Fox, who told reporters on Monday that the decision was an "emotional" one.
"American Idol has been such a vital part of Fox for its run, and we spent a lot of time talking with producers about the future of American Idol and, collectively, we all arrived at the conclusion that it was time to bring the show to an end," said Gary Newman, chairman and CEO at Fox.
The exec added that the show's 15th and final season, which will air in 2016 and will follow the same format as this year – that is, once a week and without a separate results show – will be a "season-long celebration. We're already talking about surprises we can have for the fans to make it feel special."
Originally posted 05/11/2015 08:15AM
Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, Harry Connick, Jr. and Ryan Seacrest will be a part of AI's 15th and final season
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