By Sugey Palomares | 02/15/2013 - 11:02
The ladies ran the show on this week’s American Idol! While we were huge fans of Jessica Sanchez last season, she couldn’t beat Philip Philips' appeal on the show. While the judges constantly reminded us that a woman hasn’t claimed the Idol throne since Jordan Sparks six years ago, we were desperately hoping for a Latina to take the stage and rock it!
By Sugey Palomares | 02/08/2013 - 10:32
Several significant cuts were made on last night’s male solo night on American Idol. Our hearts sank a little once Matheus Fernandes was cut from the competition. The 22-year-old singer appeared nervous about performing with a live band, but took the stage anyway and sang Kelly Clarkson’s “Stronger.” Before his set, Fernandes mentioned his height challenge and how people bullied him growing up.
By Sugey Palomares | 02/07/2013 - 09:26
It was all about the boys for American Idol’s first round of Hollywood week. Out of 277 male contestants, half were given the boot last night, which created plenty of meltdowns and Amen moments for the rookie singers. The producers divided all of the men in groups of four to see if their Idol spirits were as on-point as their first auditions.
By Sugey Palomares | 02/01/2013 - 09:41
American Idol paid a visit to Oklahoma City in search for the next Carrie Underwood during last night’s episode. One would think that the place was filled with pop country stars in the making, but it sadly wasn’t the case. Instead, it was a long night filled with bizarre auditions sprinkled with some actual talent.
By Sugey Palomares | 01/31/2013 - 09:27
Texas and California sure delivered doses of Latino talent during last night’s episode of American Idol. The usual cattiness between Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj took the backburner for one of the best episodes of the 12th season, which was abruptly stopped for a fire drill.
By Tom Castaneda | 01/30/2013 - 11:43
This season of American Idol is only a few weeks old, but Fox’s reality singing competition has already registered some oh-so-impressive auditions from Latino Idol hopefuls like Lazaro Arbos and Isabel Gonzalez. Their tantalizing try-outs are the latest of a long list of notable golden-ticket earning performances in the show’s 12 seasons. Here’s a look at the 12 Best Latino auditions on American Idol.
By Sugey Palomares | 01/29/2013 - 14:26
By Lee Hernandez | 01/25/2013 - 14:03
How can this be?
Lazaro Arbos, the 21-year-old singer whose heavenly voice wowed the judges and captivated America, tells Latina.com exclusively that even though he has millions of new fans (whom he loves), he doesn't have a date for Feb. 14th (Valentine's Day)!
By Sugey Palomares | 01/25/2013 - 09:10
While Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey bumped heads about pigeonholing a country singer on Wednesday night’s episode, which caused the hip-hop star to stormed off set, American Idol fans got a tamed dose of the judges on last night’s show.
By Sugey Palomares | 01/24/2013 - 10:00
Last night’s episode of American Idol was filled with OMG moments – or should we say OMI thanks to Nicki Minaj’s renaming of one of her favorite contestants Naomi Morris. The Idol crew hit up Charlotte and was welcomed with countless of country singing hopefuls.