YouTube, Getty ImagesThe Internet strikes again! Thanks to a thing called YouTube, we now know exactly how Keith Urban looked at the ripe age of 16. And we have to say: Not that much different than he looked in 2013. Thirty years later, the guy still had the same haircut. (Though he had this one at some point in there.)A video of teenage Urban competing on the Aussie TV talent show New Faces (basically the Australian answer to Star Search) back in 1983 and he belted out Air Supply's "All Out...Read Full Story
(Fox)It's baaaaaaaaack.After a fairly disastrous twelfth season that was plagued by unlikable diva judges and dull competitors, American Idol is back with a new/old judging panel and a renewed emphasis on the people that have always made the show so great: the contestants. Former judges Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban are back for Season 13, and they're joined by one-time Idol mentor Harry Connick, Jr., whose easygoing charm is a welcome contrast to the outrageous antics of Mariah Carey and...Read Full Story
(Via Deadline.com) Hours after fans got word that Harry Connick Jr. would be joining Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban on the American Idol judges panel, the first photo of the trio hard at work on the show's thirteenth season was released. The photo features the judges looking pretty happy at the auditions in Boston, which began on Tuesday. Unfortunately, mising from the bunch is Idol original judge Randy Jackson, who exited along with Mariah Carey and NIcki Minaj at the end of last season...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesLooks like Harry Connick Jr. will be at the judges' table on American Idol next season. The 45-year-old actor/singer has reportedly been confirmed for the job, according to E! News' sources, but an official announcement hasn't been made quite yet.Connick has been a mentor, performer, and a guest judge on the TV talent show so he's plenty familiar with the show. And he even hinted at the prospect of having a bigger part in the show a while back.
"It's a fun show. It's been talked...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)American Idol is in the process of a total overhaul, but it looks like Keith Urban will be the one judge from last season who will be returning to the panel for Season 13. Fox Network President Kevin Reilly broke the news at the Summer TCA Press Tour on Thursday."I will confirm one thing that Keith is going to return to the show," Reilly said. "Keith did a great job last year, the fans really liked him. With a new panel, you are going to see that Keith is a really funny guy...Read Full Story