Topic: Simon Cowell
'American Idol' returns just one original judge next season. The search for replacements has media watchers wondering if the show can survive.
07/30/2010 05:35 pm
Editorial Board Blog Blunt talk on TV: Will Simon Cowell and his frank style be missed after his exit from American Idol?
05/27/2010 10:59 am
In the latest 'American Idol'-like contest, Taiwan's Lin Yu Chun outdid even Whitney Houston with his performance of 'I Will Always Love You.' Is it time for another World Idol competition?
04/09/2010 03:22 pm
Simon Cowell Afghan fiancée Mezghan Hussainy was a top talking point when the American Idol judge appeared on Jay Leno this week. Afghans are less enthralled.
03/12/2010 05:20 pm
South Africa hosts an American Idol-esque TV show, 'Jail Star,' where inmates from Nelson Mandela's former prison perform for a panel of wardens and a fellow jailbird.
01/19/2010 03:13 pm
The ditty 'Pants on the Ground,' by Atlanta civil rights icon Larry Platt, made its debut Wednesday on 'American Idol' – and its ridicule of low-rider pants seems to be resonating.
01/14/2010 12:17 pm
Moving up the property ladder, they discovered their mental baggage came with them.
10/19/2009 01:00 am
Talent shows find "ugly ducklings" and turn them into record sales
06/12/2009 01:00 am
Commentators find deeper meaning in British singer's YouTube popularity.
04/21/2009 01:00 am
Once known for gentle cheerleading and encouragement, the genre now berates readers with 'you're an idiot' messages.
02/07/2008 12:00 am
01/29/2008 12:00 am