EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 'American Idol' Fave Karen Rodriguez was "Born to Sing"
By Mariela Rosario | 03/09/2011 - 15:30

Latina columnist Lynda Lopez caught up with American Idol fave Karen Rodriguez and chatted her up about everything from her mom busting through security to hug her during last week's taping to what it means for her to have Jennifer Lopez sitting on the judges panel. Check it out below:

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Does 'American Idol' Contestant Karen Rodriguez Look Familiar to You? There's a Reason...
By Lee Hernandez | 03/07/2011 - 13:20

If you're watching Karen Rodriguez on the 10th season of American Idol and wondering where you've seen her before, the answer is Objetivo Fama (the Spanish version of Idol).

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EXCLUSIVE: Julie Zorrilla on her 'American Idol' Elimination: “I Feel Very Happy.”
By Lee Hernandez | 03/04/2011 - 16:44

We caught up with Colombiana Julie Zorrilla, season 10’s best dressed contestant, to talk about her elimination on last night's American Idol.

How are you feeling?

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Karen Rodriguez Makes 'American Idol's' Top 13!
By Lee Hernandez | 03/03/2011 - 21:18

After delivering a stunning bilingual performance of the Mariah Carey hit, "Hero," last night, Karen Rodriguez has made it into American Idol's Top 10 tonight!

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Karen Rodriguez is Our "Hero": Idol Contestant Delivers Stunning Bilingual Performance!
By Lee Hernandez | 03/03/2011 - 09:25

The Top 12 girls took the stage last night on American Idol and while there were several amazing performances (we're talking to you Lauren Alaina and Thia Megia), only one managed to move us in two languages: Karen Rodriguez's bilingual performance of the Mariah Carey hit, "Hero." Past idol contestants have sung songs entirely in Spanish (remember Sanjaya's renditi

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Karen Rodriguez, Julie Zorrilla and Jovany Barretto Are Among ‘American Idol's’ Top 24!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/24/2011 - 22:40

American idol revealed its Top 24 tonight, and three Latinos made the cut!

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Recap: 'American Idol's' Latin Invasion!
Recap: 'American Idol's' Latin Invasion!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/17/2011 - 10:49

There have never been more Latinos on American Idol! Of the 168 contestants who competed in last night’s “Group Day” episode, 10 were Latinos — and by the end of the night, when the field had been narrowed to 100, six Latinos made it through to the next round of Hollywood Week. Here’s how it went down:

Sent Home:

It was the end of the road last night for several Latino contestants, including:

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American Idol: Latino Contestants Booted?
By Lee Hernandez | 02/11/2011 - 13:06

Hollywood Week kicked off last night on FOX’s American Idol and all of our favorite Latino contestants made it through to the next round!

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