Selena Gomez: also known as Selena,Selena Marie Gomez
It’s links summary time once more. We’ve got Mariah Carey, Rihanna and Selena Gomez all coming into the firing line!
American Idol: American Idol,titled American Idol: The Search for a Superstar for the first season,is a reality television singing competition created by Simon Fuller and produced by FremantleMedia North America and 19 Entertainment. It began airing on Fox on June 11,2002,as an addition to the Idol franchise based on the UK show Pop Idol,and became one of the most popular shows in the history of American television. As of 2011,it was the most watched TV series in the Nielsen ratings and the only program to have been number one for seven consecutive seasons. The concept of the series is to find new solo recording artists where the winner is determined by the viewers. Winners chosen by viewers through telephone,Internet,and SMS text voting were Kelly Clarkson,Ruben Studdard,Fantasia Barrino,Carrie Underwood,Taylor Hicks,Jordin Sparks,David Cook,Kris Allen,Lee DeWyze,Scotty McCreery and Phillip Phillips. The series employs a panel of judges who critique the contestants’ performances. The original three judges were record producer and music manager Randy Jackson,pop singer and choreographer Paula Abdul and music executive and manager Simon Cowell. The judging panel currently consists of Jackson,singer/actress and record producer Jennifer Lopez and Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler. Other judges who have been a part of the show are songwriter Kara DioGuardi and talk show personality and comedian Ellen DeGeneres. The series is emceed by radio personality Ryan Seacrest and originally co-hosted with stand-up comedian Brian Dunkleman (for the first season). The series was described by rival TV executives as “the most impactful show in the history of television. ” It has also become a recognized springboard for launching the career of many artists as bona fide stars. As Entertainment Weekly puts it,”It’s given us Kelly,Carrie,Daughtry,and J. Hud.. Idol rules the reality roost because the winners of Fox’s ratings juggernaut actually do go on to greatness. And Taylor Hicks? He’s the exception that proves the rule.”
Who shall we look at first?? Well, it’s Mariah Carey and American Idol …
– Mariah Carey: “Oh sh!t!” on ‘Good Morning America’ from popbytes.com
New York City Police Department: motto is Fidelis ad Mortem
Rihanna and New York City Police Department came up quite a bit this week as well.
– The Side Eye: Attention Slorin’ Amanda Bynes Says Tweets Attacking Rihanna Are Fake from bossip.com
– Amanda Bynes: The Rihanna-Bashing Tweets Were FAKE from icydk.com
– Amanda Bynes claims she didn’t tweet Rihanna, they’ll do a music video together from www.celebitchy.com
Bridget Kelly: also known as Bridget
Been reading about Selena Gomez and Celebrity? Us too:
– Winners Circle: The Best Dressed Celebs Of The Week (Selena Gomez, Bridget Kelly And More!) – “Bridget Kelly, Selena Gomez and even Jesse Williams (actor) embraced this fashion technique this week” – said styleblazer.com
– SELENA GOMEZ Dances Under Neon Lights In “Slow Down” Music Video Preview (VIDEO) – anythinghollywood.com
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