Scotty McCreery Sales Start Strong, “Idol” Winner Dominates Lee DeWyze

The quality of his upcoming album and the ability of its singles to impact radio will play huge factors, but things are looking promising in terms of Scotty McCreery’s ability …
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“American Idol” Pushes Hulk Hogan Episode, Casey Save for Emmys Consideration

Wrestling television series are not known for landing on the Emmy Awards radar, but the industry’s most iconic personality is involved in a high-profile submission for this year’s Emmys race.

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Lady Gaga’s “Born this Way” Album Sales Top One Million, Beat Taylor Swift’s “Speak Now”

Thanks in no small part to a major promotion on, which offered a digital version of the album for 99 cents, Lady Gaga’s “Born this Way” crossed the million …
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“Hangover 3” Could Be Coming Together, Writer in Talks to Return

Having already grossed more than $200 million worldwide, “The Hangover Part II” appears to have paved the way for another sequel. While nothing is confirmed, THR and Deadline report that …
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NBC Gives “The Voice” Post-Super Bowl Slot

NBC confirmed Tuesday that its breakout music competition series “The Voice” will receive the post-Super Bowl slot in 2012.

Putting its unscripted powerhouse behind the Super Bowl seemed inevitable, especially …
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Scotty McCreery Tops Lauren Alaina to Win “American Idol” Season Ten

Despite receiving a standing ovation from judge Randy Jackson and a consensus critical opinion that she “won” Tuesday’s final “American Idol” performance show, Lauren Alaina was unable to stop the …
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“Glee” Finale Has Fun with Teams Like Portland Scale Blazers, “Law & Order: SVU” Star Departs

Despite trade journal rumors suggesting his return was all-but official, word came Tuesday that Christopher Meloni is leaving his long-running role on NBC’s “Law & Order: SVU.”

Meloni’s departure will …
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Lauren Alaina Leads Scotty McCreery in “American Idol” Finale Buzz Tuesday

It should, in no way, be taken as an indicator of how votes are going, but the earliest bit of post-“American Idol” finale buzz is favoring Lauren Alaina.

As of …
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Jane Lynch from FOX’s “Glee” Eyed as Emmys Host, Reports Say

Various reports say that “Glee” star Jane Lynch is being eyed as the host of this year’s Emmy Awards telecast, which airs on FOX as part of the shared-network deal.

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Details Revealed on Ashton Kutcher’s “Two and a Half Men” Deal, Latest Salary Buzz

The Wall Street Journal ran a report on Ashton Kutcher’s “Two and a Half Men” deal Sunday, confirming the former “That ’70s Show” actor is signed for a single season …
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