Posts Categorized: American Idol Season 12

INTERVIEW: Emeli Sande Decided Years Ago Not To Use Her Legal First Name On Stage

Emeli Sandé’s legal first name is Adele. She claims it isn’t a common name back in the UK. “That’s why it was so weird,” she explained on “The Ralphie Show,” referring to her connection with THE Adele, surname Adkins. “Maybe three years ago someone said, ‘Oh there’s this new singer Adele and she’s getting bigger… Read more »

INTERVIEW: ‘Idol’ Contestant Claims Producers Fixed Show

Curtis Finch Jr. was the first of the five men to be eliminated in succession on “American Idol” this season. Just in case any fans or “Idol” staffers forgot about him since the March 14, he quickly reminded them that he’s still around – and a bit skeptical about how the season unfolded. “I think… Read more »

INTERVIEW: ‘Idol’ Aubrey Cleland on Judges, Tour, Top 3

Aubrey Cleland achieved “a first” in the 12 season run of “American Idol.” This year, the fans were able to save one contestant through a special AT&T vote so that they could tour with the top 10 finalists. Cleland will travel the country with her fellow “Idols” for 40 dates in the U.S., starting next… Read more »

INTERVIEW: ‘Idol’ Finalist Janelle Arthur Stops By ‘The Ralphie Show’ After Elimination

“American Idol” Top 5 Finalist Janelle Evans stopped by “The Ralphie Show” during her media day in New York following Thursday’s elimination episode. Naturally, we found out that she was most nervous every week to sing in front of Keith Urban. We didn’t find out much else when it came to the judges, specifically Nicki… Read more »