American Idol celebrated Steven Tyler's birthday with a special guest. Then, Erika Van Pelt was voted off American Idol.
American Idol: The songbook of Billy Joel brought some great performances. But Tommy Hilfiger's debut as Idol image consultant was a bit rocky.
American Idol hasn't seen a female take home the title in five years. Does the all-girl bottom three Thursday on American Idol suggest it's another year of the boys?
American Idol recap: For Jermaine Jones, the dream came to an abrupt halt on Wednesday. But for Joshua Ledet, the American Idol dream is just beginning.
Jermaine Jones, according to media reports, will be sent home on Wednesday night's episode of American Idol. Jermaine Jones, it's reported, has a criminal background.
'Shahs of Sunset' purports to introduce Americans to the culture of Iranian-Americans. But by casting an ultrarich family, some say, it will seem more like 'Keeping up with the Kardashians.'
American Idol judges, not American Idol voters, were given another opportunity to control the fate of the contestants. Was Jeremy Rosado or Elise Testone sent home?
American Idol: Jessica Sanchez dominated with Whitney Houston's, "I Will Always Love You." Why did American Idol foist Stevie Wonder on the boys?
American idol: With more than 33 million votes and 3 wildcards, the Season 11 finals of American Idol have officially begun. Did your favorite make the the top 13? And what choice words did Jimmy Iovine have for them?
American Idol recap: On Wednesday night, the top 12 girls took their shot at becoming the first female winner of American Idol in five seasons.