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'Idol' Top 5 Revealed

April 23rd, 2015 3:07pm EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 5 Revealed-Did Your Favorite Make the
Last night, American Idol 2015 calmed from its previous explosive episode. The final six contestants brought out their best arena anthems to gain voters. The most shocking thing about Idol's newest episode was the interesting definition of arena anthems.

American Idol now has their five finalists, with only a few more weeks to the finals. There are some contestants who continuously push themselves, while others ride the middle. Now is the time to start pushing harder to make the finals. Did the top 5 performers do that last night?

Top Six Performances

Jax

"Are You Gonna Be My Girl...
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'The Voice' Top 8 Revealed

April 22nd, 2015 9:02am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Top 10 Eliminations' - Which Coach Is On The
Tuesday's elimination episode of The Voice proved that things are definitely not the same in Season 8 as they were even just a couple of months ago.

Read on to find out which two artists were let go from the Top 10, which one got this week's Twitter Instant Save, and what we think it all means as we move forward with less than a month to go before a new champion is crowned.

Firstly, the Top 10 eliminations show was celebrated with a return performance by Reba McEntire, who delivered her new single "Going Out Like That" just a week after she dropped by to give advice to the Top 12 artists....
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'The Voice' Favorites From The Top 10

April 21st, 2015 9:03am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Top 10 Performances' - 4 To Watch
The Voice turned up the heat on Monday, as the Top 10 performed again in hopes of securing your votes to move into next week's Top 8. With everyone pulling out the stops, which singers would be named Most Likely To Succeed?

Well, the coaches made our job a little easy this week when they gave out not one, but three standing ovations during last night's performance show. Each of them was well deserved, and we've also selected a dark horse candidate that we think you should keep your eye on.

Here, then, are our four The Voice favorites to watch from the Top 10.

Kimberly Nichole: "Something...
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One 'Idol' Goes Home While Connick Jr. And Alexander Have Face Off

April 16th, 2015 9:21am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Harry Connick Jr. And Quentin Alexander C
Last night, The Top 7 (who became six) American Idols sang American Classics. The audience finally got to pick what songs the contestants sang. The results were the best night of American Idol 2015 performances. Everyone really showed their versatility and heart.

The night wasn't completely filled with great performances, because things got intense. Last night's results led to one of the most awkward moments on Idol ever (see video below in article). Quentin Alexander got very emotional over the possibility of Joey Cook or Rayvon Owens leaving. After being prompt by Ryan Seacrest, he expre...
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'The Voice' Top 12 Eliminations Breakdown

April 15th, 2015 9:09am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Top 12 Eliminations' - Adam Breaks A Streak
America is definitely not voting the way that it used to when it comes to this season of NBC's The Voice. On Tuesday night, the results of voting to decide who moved into the Top 10 were revealed, and they signaled that times are changing in the history of TV's top singing competition.

Plus, the Twitter Instant Save started up again, season 8 Team Christina advisor Nick Jonas popped by to perform his latest single, and there were some more group performances, this team with the coaches joining their artists for takes on a couple of classics.

But what you really want to know is who went ho...
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'The Voice' Coaches Talk

April 14th, 2015 9:41am EDT
'The Voice': Coaches Chat Before The Top 12
Now that we're officially into The Voice's live playoffs, it's time to check in with the folks who have the big star power - and the big decisions. Prior to Monday night's Top 12 performance show, Starpulse spoke with coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Pharrell Williams, as well as host and executive producer Carson Daly.

Read on to find out how uncomfortable it was for the coaches to eliminate two members of their teams last week, what makes a "dark horse" candidate and what they've learned from sitting in those big red chairs.

Last Wednesday was a tough day for A...
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Disney Night On 'DWTS' Sees One Star Dominate While Another Is Sent Packing

April 14th, 2015 8:58am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Enchanting Disney Night Sends Su
"Dancing with the Stars" marked the halfway point of the competition with its biggest show yet, "Disney Night," with all new celebrity performances accompanied by some of the biggest stars in the animated universe.

The evening showcased fun and exciting animated elements of Disney animation, with nods to memorable moments from Disney films. Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Pluto and Goofy kicked up their dancing shoes throughout the show. Sadly, Suzanne Somers was eliminated in the fifth week of competition.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Foxtrot, "A Whole New World" from "Aladdin"

Sc...
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'Idol' Top 8 Perform

April 9th, 2015 2:05pm EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 8 Perform Billboard Hits
Last night on American Idol 2015, the contestants took on Billboard hits. Jason Derulo and Florida Georgia Line came to mentor the top 8. It was a country versus pop battle. The Idol fan save also came back into play as it became a battle of vocals versus performance skills.

Top 8 Performances

Jax

"Pokerface" by Lady Gaga

Judges' Comments: Keith Urban said it was an interesting arrangement. He loves Jax's artistry. He praised her for making a song her own each week. Jennifer Lopez said that Jax is clearly a favorite to win, but she needs to caution herself from rearranging a song ...
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Who Made The Top 12 On 'The Voice'?

April 9th, 2015 9:25am EDT
'The Voice' Top 12 Revealed
Your votes and the coaches' saves are in - The Voice revealed its Top 12 on Wednesday night, and there were some notable omissions. America elected two members from each team, while Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Pharrell Williams used their last-ever saves to add a third singer to their rosters.

It was also a bit of a homecoming for one season 7 artist, as Wiz Khalifa enlisted Chris Jamison to join him for a performance of "See You Again," Khalifa's song from the soundtrack to the newly released film Furious 7.

But Wednesday night was all about elimination results, an...
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'The Voice' Live Playoffs Part 2

April 8th, 2015 9:08am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Season 8 Live Playoffs, Part 2' - Team Adam
After Monday night saw Team Blake and Team Pharrell perform for America's votes, Tuesday evening was the time for Teams Adam and Christina to put their best forward in hopes of being one of the three singers from each roster to make it through the first week of live playoffs.

Tonya Boyd-Cannon, "Take Me to the Pilot" (Team Adam): We all know Adam loves his Elton John, and it's evident in how he sings this song for Tonya before turning her loose on it. She's able to bring the "church," as he calls it, out of the track with her usual big energy. Everyone winds up standing by the time she's d...
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