Friday, October 23

American Idol

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‘American Idol’ will hold virtual auditions for next season

By Corey Atad. 33 minutes ago "American Idol" is adjusting to pandemic life. RELATED: 'American Idol' Winner Scotty McCreery Gets Excited In Musical Tribute To A Fallen Friend According to Variety, ABC announced Friday that the reality competition will hold auditions for the upcoming season remotely. An advantage of the remote listening approach is that, for the first time in the show's history, judges will be able to take auditions from all 50 American states. RELATED: Ryan Seacrest's Dog Was A Gift From The Creator Of 'American Idol' Auditions will begin on August 10. Auditions will also have "face time" with a show producer to prepare and receive feedback. Although this is the first time the show has auditioned remotely, "American Idol" wrapped up its fin...
American Idol, Celebs, Music, Scotty McCreery, TV

‘American Idol’ Winner Scotty McCreery Gets Emotional In Musical Tribute To Fallen Friend

By Brent Furdyk. 2 hours ago Scotty McCreery/Instagram Scotty McCreery is paying tribute to a friend who passed away this week in a car accident. On Wednesday, the “American Idol” winner posted a video on Instagram, singing a song honouring his close friend Yameer Greene, who lost his life in a car crash on Tuesday. Greene was just 26. McCreery honoured his friend with a performance of Vince Gill’s “Go Rest High on That Mountain” after letting his fans know via Twitter that Yameer had passed. RELATED: Scotty McCreery Marries Gabi Dugal “So many great memories with you that I will always hold onto,” he wrote.Going to sleep with a heavy heart tonight. Gonna miss you, Yameer. So many great memories with you that I will always hold on to. Ev...