Now we're talking. After a pretty lackluster crop of performances from American Idol's Top 12 guys, the girls took the stage Wednesday and redeemed this season's batch of talent. Of course, there were still some performances that could have used some more work. And the judges, especially Steven, were still often maddeningly unhelpful in their critiques. But at least now I am more excited about the next 12 or so weeks.
Let's break it down...
It may have seemed a little odd initially when new American Idol judge Steven Tyler was given his very own special "bleep sign" for his first time at the official judges table. After all, the top 24 performances were pre-taped days before they actually aired. And Idol plans to employ a seven-second delay for live performances. But, as the 62-year-old rocker has been so keen to point out in every step of the process thus far, he has an unusual flair for the English language when it comes to...
Paris prosecutors ordered John Galliano Wednesday to stand trial over alleged racial insults , The Associated Press reports.
The trial could take place between April and June and, if convicted, the fashion designer potentially faces up to six months in prison and $31,000 in...
Christina Aguilera has been added to the coaching ranks on NBC's upcoming show The Voice, the network announced Wednesday.
"Her journey as an artist, who started so young in the music business, will be an inspiration to the talent she coaches on the show," network executive Paul Telegdy said in a statement.
Tennis star Serena Williams was recuperating at home Wednesday after emergency treatment for swelling from a blood clot in her lungs.
"Serena did indeed suffer from a pulmonary embolism last week, and the hematoma was another unexpected scare. Thankfully, everything was caught in time. With continued doctor visits to monitor her situation, she is recuperating at home under strict medical supervision," Williams' rep, Nicole Chabot, told TVGuide.com.