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Lyndsey Parker


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Recent articles by Lyndsey:

Janet Jackson makes surprise Billboard Music Awards appearance to honor fellow icon Mary J. Blige

"I was ghetto-fabulous, and I still am. So ghetto, so fabulous — and people were threatened by that," said 2022 Icon Award winner Blige after Jackson's introduction. → Read More

Blown away: Carrie Underwood-themed 'American Idol' night ends with shocking double-elimination

When seeming frontrunners Fritz Hager and Nicolina were voted off Sunday, no one was more shocked than Leah Marlene. → Read More

Cyrus, Grande, Eilish, Rodrigo, Cabello, Megan Thee Stallion sign Planned Parenthood ad condemning plan to overturn Roe v. Wade: 'We will not go back'

The statement is signed by 160 celebrities advocating for reproductive freedom and the right to access sexual and reproductive health care, including abortion. → Read More

Annie Lennox talks Rock Hall honor, global feminism, and why she always found the 'gender-bender' term 'insulting'

"People felt that I was challenging for them, definitely because of the way I projected my persona onstage. ... And when people are feeling threatened, they turn it into a joke." → Read More

Carly Simon reveals exclusive details on upcoming biopic, surprising theory about why she was long-snubbed by Rock Hall

The new Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Academy Award-winner could soon add another Oscar to her mantel. → Read More

Never gonna get it: 'Masked Singer' boombastically eliminates '90s girl group, Grammy-winning reggae star

The fact that neither artist made it to the finale proves that Season 7 is finally just getting started, with only two weeks to go. → Read More

David Archuleta surprises viral crying fans on 'Idol' reunion special: 'Sorry I didn't win!'

Fourteen years ago, a home video of these girls sobbing over Archuleta’s loss to David Cook went viral, before “going viral” was even a thing. → Read More

Spinal Tap drummer Ric Parnell dead at age 70

The man best known for portraying doomed drummer Mick Shrimpton in the metal mockumentary was a respected musician offscreen as well. → Read More

Bad girls finish first: Nicolina's Disney Night villainess song makes 'American Idol' history

Nicolina was the first 'Idol' contestant to ever sing a villain’s song on Disney Night — and the risk paid off. → Read More

Country legend Naomi Judd, of the Judds, dead at age 76

The shocking news comes just one day before the Judds were set to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, and just 18 days after they'd announced their farewell tour. → Read More

'American Idol' winner Laine Hardy arrested, accused of secretly bugging female LSU student’s dorm room

Hardy, who turned himself in to authorities on Friday, says he is being "fully cooperative with the Louisiana State University Police Department." → Read More

Look who's singing too: 'Masked Singer' Baby Mammoth is controversial, Emmy-winning actress

"I've done a lot of things in my career, but I've never gotten to be in the circus," the '80s/'90s screen star chuckled. → Read More

Joan Jett talks anxiety, 'armor' and why 'girls playing rock 'n' roll... is sexual by its nature'

"We took s*** from feminists for using our sexuality. But shouldn't we be able to? If Mick Jagger can, why can't we?" says the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer about the Runaways' early days. → Read More

Katy Perry reacts to awkward ex-boyfriend mention on 'Idol': 'I feel like maybe you should Wikipedia me'

“These guys are against me!” Katy quipped — implying that her fellow judges had picked John Mayer songs just to troll her and watch her squirm. → Read More

Definitely not Maybee: First real-time vote of 'American Idol' Season 20 ends in shocking elimination

The daughter of Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith was just emerging as the new rock star of Season 20. → Read More

'Thoroughly disgusted' viewers, judge Ken Jeong protest Rudy Giuliani's controversial 'Masked Singer' appearance: 'He should be in prison'

When the polarizing politician began singing "Bad to the Bone," Jeong sighed, "OK, I’m done" — and walked off the set. → Read More

'American Idol' Season 20's brutal first live results show cuts 'best singer of the season'

Jacob Moran was considered “one of the most incredibly talented people” of Season 20, but the judges still chose to send him home, along with five other singers. → Read More

Tatt's crazy! 'American Idol’ contestant's top 20 success inspires huge butt tattoo

As the top 20 were revealed Sunday, semifinalist Cameron Whitcomb's brother made an indelible (and perhaps ill-advised) show of support. → Read More

Coachella 2022 Saturday: 68-year-old Elfman, 20-year-old Eilish make festival history

Billie Eilish became the youngest Coachella headliner ever, but this year's oldest act, Danny Elfman, also wowed with his first performance as "myself" in 27 years. → Read More

And I am telling you they’re going: 'The Masked Singer' sends home Broadway dreamgirl, reality TV rebel

Season 7’s Group B round wrapped with a double-reveal of perhaps the oddest couple in the history of this very odd show. → Read More