Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Wednesday night, “Anybody see ‘American Idol’ last night? Well, last night, Jennifer Lopez made an appearance on ‘American Idol’. Yeah. So for the first time ever, Ryan Seacrest wasn’t the biggest ass on ‘American Idol’.”
Scarnato’s ‘American Idol’ Journey Ends
April 12, 2007 – Haley Scarnato of San Antonio was sent home during last night’s ‘American Idol’ when she scored the fewest votes among viewers of the FOX hit. Host Ryan Seacrest said the more than 35 million votes cast represented the season’s highest tally. “Haley heads home tonight on ‘American Idol’,” said Seacrest, announcing the result on the live broadcast.
‘American Idol’ Ice Cream Flavors
April 11, 2007 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Tuesday night, “The Edy’s Ice Cream Company has come out with five new flavors inspired by ‘American Idol’. Yeah, the least popular flavor – Paula Abdul’s Cookies ‘n Cream ‘n Pills ‘n Booze.”
Melinda Doolittle Picked To Beat Blake Lewis On ‘Idol’
April 10, 2007 – Our previous poll asking who do you think will win ‘American Idol’ saw Melinda Doolittle receive 35.1% of the vote, enough to easily beat out Blake Lewis in the #2 spot, who got 21.2% of the votes. Lakisha Jones came in at #3 with 17.6% of the vote, while Sanjaya Malakar got 8.6%, followed by Chris Richardson at 7.7% and Jordin Sparks at 7.5%.
‘Idol’ Finalist Chris Richardson & Lauren Conrad A Couple?
April 9, 2007 – ‘The Hills’ star Lauren Conrad was spotted trying to sneak out of Hollywood club Les Deux with ‘American Idol’ finalist Chris Richardson. After being ushered inside and skipping a huge line to get in the hotspot, the pair later came out together and then separated after they saw a photographer. Footage from TMZ has since been removed.
Tony Bennett Skips ‘Idol’ Elimination Show
April 6, 2007 – Jimmy Kimmel joked during his ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ monologue on Wednesday night, “It was supposed to be Tony Bennett week at ‘American Idol’, but he pulled out of tonight’s show. His publicist said he had the flu, but the rumor is, he actually came down with a nasty case of Sanjayarrea. … The Sanjaya-tola reign of terror goes on for yet another week.”