Reality (Talent)

'The Voice' Top 10 Revealed And 'Wild Card' Finalist Announced

November 19th, 2014 9:04am EST
'The Voice' Top 10 Revealed And 'Wild Card' Finalist Announced
The Voice continues to throw curveballs when it comes to its voting system, announcing yet another new addition Tuesday night while also revealing which 10 of its Top 12 singers made it through to next week.

All of the artists who landed in the bottom three were singers who also failed to garner America's votes the previous week and had to be saved by their coaches in order to continue.

Team Blake's Jessie Pitts, Team Pharrell's Sugar Joans and Team Gwen's Ryan Sill found themselves facing elimination for the second straight week, and after a trio of last-chance performances, it was Ryan ...

'The Voice' Recap: Top 4 Performances From The Top 12

November 18th, 2014 9:03am EST
'The Voice': Top 4 Performances From The Top 12
The Voice's Top 12 artists took the stage again on Monday night in hopes of winning enough of your votes to make it into next week's Top 10. From classics to new hits, there were plenty of great songs but ultimately two singers will have to go home tonight.

We've picked what we consider to be the four greatest covers from the Top 12 round - read on to find out who made our short list, and what each of the artists had to say about their performances after the show.

Team Gwen: Ryan Sill, "Ordinary World"

Saved by his coach last week, Ryan had to come out swinging if he was going to get Ame...

'DWTS' Semi-Finals: Tommy Chong's Rein As Series Survivor Comes To An End

November 18th, 2014 8:44am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Semi-Finals: Tommy Chong's Rein As Seri
The reality dance series hosted "Plugged/Unplugged" night where the semifinalists performed two different dances to the same song. The first round had the couples performing standard versions of their given song. The second round featured a different dance to unplugged covers of the duo's prior songs.

Series survivor Tommy Chong sadly went home this evening. The season is winding down with only 4 couples remaining and the finals next week, where a double elimination will take place before a winner is chosen. The mirrorball is close at hand for the couple who perform the best in the finals...

Julianne Hough Reveals Her Beauty Secrets

November 13th, 2014 10:59am EST
Julianne Hough Reveals Her Beauty Secrets In Shape Magazine
"Dancing with the Stars" judge Julianne Hough is hot and she knows it.

In the December issue of Shape Magazine, Hough revealed some of her fitness tips which include ways to get motivated in the morning and de-stress at night.

"I like to shock my body by doing different things. When I was on tour [with brother Derek], even though I was dancing two hours a night, I felt I needed more, so I started doing dance moves with ankle or wrist weights on," she said to the magazine.

Hough is not a morning person, but she revealed she finds winding down earlier makes it easier for her to rise in the...

Top 12 Revealed On 'The Voice'

November 13th, 2014 9:18am EST
'The Voice': Season 7's Top 12 Revealed
After two nights of live performances for your vote, The Voice sent eight artists home on Wednesday night, reducing the Top 20 down to the Top 12 as the search for America's next 'Voice' continues.

Read on to find out which eight singers got through with the highest number of votes in the first week of live playoffs - and which four squeaked by with the very last saves provided by each of the show's superstar coaches.

Team Adam

America's Votes: Matt McAndrew, Damien
Adam's Vote: Chris Jamison
Eliminated: Taylor Phelan, Mia Pfirrman

Damien was a shoo-in, given his great performance on Mo...

Terry Fator Talks Sustaining Five Years As A Las Vegas Success

November 12th, 2014 12:15pm EST
Terry Fator Talks Sustaining Five Years As A Las Vegas Success
In May, Las Vegas headliner Terry Fator gave us a preview of his DVD, Terry Fator: Live in Concert. Last week, we had the opportunity to visit him backstage before his live show at The Mirage Hotel & Casino to discuss exactly what goes into Terry and his cast of puppet "friends" entertaining thousands of fans every night.

You might remember Terry as the winner of season two of America's Got Talent, but that's a distant memory now. Unlike many performers, he has been able to establish a successful identity completely separate from reality television. What does he think allowed him to do wha...

'The Voice': Who Were The Stand Outs Last NIght?

November 12th, 2014 9:51am EST
'The Voice' Recap: Who Stood Out From Teams Gwen And Pharrell?
After Team Adam and Team Blake took The Voice stage on Monday night, Team Gwen and Team Pharrell sung for their playoff lives on Tuesday. Here are the two artists from each team that we'd vote through, and which of the remaining three singers we think that Gwen and Pharrell would save if indeed our choices did move on.

Team Gwen: Ryan Sill, "I Lived"

OneRepublic is a big ask in the first week, not only because it's Ryan Tedder but because their music has been done here before and done very well by both the band themselves and other Voice artists (remember when season 6 champ Josh Kaufman ...

Randy Jackson Is Leaving 'American Idol'

November 12th, 2014 9:14am EST
Randy Jackson Is Exiting 'American Idol' After 13 Seasons
The longest-running judge on "American Idol" is calling it quits. Randy Jackson, who joined the singing competition in 2002 alongside Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul, won't be returning for season 14.

The music producer said in a statement: "After 13 seasons, I felt now was the perfect time to leave American Idol. I'm proud to have been a part of a series that discovered some incredible artists and will go down in history as one of the most successful television shows ever. A true original, Idol started it all. Onto what's next."

Last May Jackson announced he would be leaving the show; howev...

'The Voice': Who Stood Out?

November 11th, 2014 9:04am EST
'The Voice': Who Stood Out From Teams Adam And Blake?
It's that time again on The Voice: the live playoffs, in which America votes, NBC finds new ways to change up the voting, and anything can happen. Our Top 20 will be whittled down to the Top 12 this week, with two singers from each team getting America's passes to the next phase, and one more being saved by their coach - the last time a coach can protect an artist.

Team Adam and Team Blake performed for your vote on Monday night, and got almost universal praise from the coaches, so it's time for us to give you our thoughts. Here are the two artists from each team that we'd vote through, an...

'DWTS' Recap: Who Was Eliminated Last Night?

November 11th, 2014 8:52am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Trios, Viewers Pick Dances And A
Once again, "Dancing with the Stars" gave control over to the viewers and through America's Choice voting on and on Twitter, fans were allowed to decide one of each couples' two dances on Monday night's episode. Trio dances also took center stage, with your favorites combining their talents with another pro, bringing even more challenges to the ballroom.

Lea Thompson went home this evening and the season is winding down with only 5 couples remaining and the Semi-Finals next week.

New Dance Round:

Alfonso Ribeiro and Witney Carson

Dance: Foxtrot

Scores: 9, 9, 9, 10 = 37