Reality (Talent)

'American Idol' Top 11 Perform, Who Survived?

March 13th, 2015 8:39am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 11 Perform, Did The Judges Use Their
Last night, American Idol 2015 finally started their two hour live shows. This allowed us to hear more in depth criticisms from Harry Connick Jr., Keith Urban, and Jennifer Lopez. The theme of this week's Idol was party songs. The final 11 contestants performed for votes, while one tried to get the judges' save.

Every season American Idol has one really big surprise elimination. Usually, that one happens towards the middle half of the top 12. Last night, we got an early surprise elimination. This one informed us just how vulnerable every contestant is this year. A single bad performance co...
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Did 'American Idol' Top 12 Impress Us Last Night?

March 12th, 2015 8:57am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: The Top 12 Perform, Did They Impress?
Last night, American Idol 2015 revealed the top 12 contestants. They also had them sing their audition songs to show their progression. Overall, this American Idol season is proving to be one of the strongest ones.

America voted in their top ten favorite finalists. Then the Idol judges had to pick two more from the remaining six. By the end of the night four were eliminated. Tonight's episode of American Idol 2015 sends another person home.

Here's our recap of the top 12 performances.

America's Picks:

Sarina Joi Crowe

"Love Runs Out" by One Republic

Judges Comments: Keith Urban c...
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'The Voice' Recap: Which Coach Goes All In?

March 11th, 2015 9:12am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Season 8 Battle Rounds, Part 2' - Which Coac
Tuesday was the first full night of battle rounds for The Voice, and as usual it was a busy one. There were nine battles and three steals, including two by one coach who will now have to sit on the sidelines for next week as they're out of free passes. Which one took that risk?

And which artists are on the move, while some of them are being sent home for good? Check out all the results in our recap.

Team Pharrell: Anthony Riley (4 chairs) vs. Travis Ewing (3 chairs), "Get Ready"
Winner: Anthony Riley
What They Said: Pharrell has paired these two because he thinks they're similar soulful, ...
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'The Voice' Blinds End And Battles Begin

March 10th, 2015 9:09am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Blinds End And Battles Begin' - A Mixed Bag
NBC did a very strange thing with The Voice on Monday night - the show combined the end of its blind auditions round with the beginning of its battle rounds, the first time that has ever happened.

It made for a bit of a disjointed show, but basically the teams got completed and the first person got eliminated from season eight all in the same night. If you were a bit confused, we don't blame you. To keep your scorecard up to date, here's our recap.

Part 1: The Blind Auditions

Nathan Hermida, "Sure Thing"
Chairs: Two (Adam and Christina)
What They Said: Adam hits his button near-immediate...
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'American Idol' Recap: Which Of The Top 8 Girls Wore #TheDress

March 6th, 2015 9:04am EST
'American Idol' Recap: Top 8 Girls Perform, 4 Eliminated - One W
Wednesday, American Idol 2015's top twelve guys became eight. Idol kept it's journey to the top 12 in Detroit. In honor of the Motor City, Motown music reigned supreme. We saw some beautifully sung performances, along with some questionable arrangements.

Last night, the top eight women got their chance to shine. And some of them shined bright like a diamond. It was a strong night of American Idol performances. Here's our recap and reveal of American Idol 2015's top eight women finalists.

Top 8 Girls

Tyanna Jones

"Rockin' Robin" by Michael Jackson

Judges Comments: Keith Urban said...
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Who Is The Mystery 'Dancing With The Stars' Contestant?

March 5th, 2015 10:40am EST
'The Bachelor' Chris Soules Final 'Mystery' Celeb Contestant On
Chris Soules of "The Bachelor" has been revealed as the final contestant for season 20 of "Dancing with the Stars."

The 10th anniversary of the long-running dance show will be celebrated with an all-star lineup of 12 new celebrities. Eleven were announced on "Good Morning America" on Feb. 24th, but one person was noticeably missing.

Returning season 19 winner Witney Carson was announced, but her celebrity partner was not.

"DWTS" host Tom Bergeron said at the time, "Her partner couldn't rose, I mean rise so early to be here."

It was confirmed to Us Weekly by an undisclosed source that So...
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'American Idol': How Did The Top 8 Guys Perform?

March 5th, 2015 8:25am EST
'American Idol' Recap: Top 8 Guys Perform, 4 Eliminated
Last night on American Idol 2015, the top 12 guys turned into the top 8. The results produced some surprise eliminations, with some even bigger surprise advancements. Besides Idol eliminations, we got treated to some Motown.

American Idol Motown week usually gets us extremely excited. We love Motown but we also love seeing how different artists interpret it. American Idol 2015's contestants definitely aren't afraid to experiment with the classics. Some experiments deserved standing ovations, while others did not. Here's the run down of last night's top 8 guy performances, and a reveal of t...
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'The Voice' Recap: 'Blind Auditions, Part 4' - Blake Wants Everyone

March 4th, 2015 9:06am EST
'The Voice' Recap: 'Season 8 Blind Auditions, Part 4' - Blake Wa
The last full night of auditions on The Voice was Tuesday, and naturally it was a busy one. The superstar coaches reached the phase where they got pickier with their few remaining button pushes - except for Blake Shelton, who turned his chair for a whopping nine of the fifteen singers who crossed the stage.

Meanwhile, Pharrell found himself in dogfights with Adam and Christina that were markedly different from his earlier successes, and everyone added valuable artists to their teams. Who went where and who do we think has the early advantage? Read on.

Ashley Morgan, "I Wanna Dance With So...
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TV Preview: 'Hell's Kitchen' Season 14

March 3rd, 2015 2:09pm EST
TV Preview: 'Hell's Kitchen' Season 14
With MasterChef Junior over, FOX turns to the fourteenth season of Hell's Kitchen to provide the network with its regular dose of Gordon Ramsay. But is the latest edition of the cooking competition worth the watch, especially as it's now pitted against NBC's The Voice?

To give you an idea of this show's longevity, Hell's Kitchen now has exactly the same number of seasons as American Idol. You know generally what to expect when you tune in, especially to tonight's premiere episode.

Every season always starts with the signature dish challenge, in which cooks whip up their best work for Rams...
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'The Voice' Recap: 'Season 8 Blind Auditions, Part 3' - Adam Levine's Blind Audition

March 3rd, 2015 9:01am EST
'The Voice' Recap: 'Season 8 Blind Auditions, Part 3' - Adam Lev
The second week of blind auditions on The Voice began Monday, with more singers taking the stage at Universal Studios Hollywood hoping to land the remaining spots on four superstar teams.

Adam Levine has three of his twelve artists picked out, while Blake Shelton and Christina Aguilera each have four and Pharrell Williams a whopping five. That means we're halfway to complete. Who's in and who's out? Which coach decided to see if they could turn some chairs? And what could have been done without? Let's get to it.

Kelsie May, "You're Looking At Country"
Chairs: Three (Blake, Christina and P...
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