Nicki Minaj walks on stage at the BET Awards in Los Angeles
Presenter Nicki Minaj stands with a group of fans before announcing best male hip hop artist during the 2011 BET Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on June 26, 2011. UPI/Jim Ruymen
Country music star Taylor Swift was named Top Artist and her CD "Red" Top Album at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas Sunday night.
Candice Glover, a 23-year-old singer from South Carolina, was crowned the winner of Season 12 of "American Idol" in Los Angeles Thursday night.
Country music star Keith Urban says he would like to return as a judge on "American Idol" for a second season.
Singer Nicki Minaj is leaving "American Idol" after one season on the judges' panel, UsMagazine.com said Wednesday.
Music producer Randy Jackson says the current 12th season of the singing competition series "American Idol" will be his last as a judge.
Angie Miller, a 19-year-old singer-songwriter from Massachusetts, was eliminated during Thursday night's semifinals of "American Idol" in Los Angeles.
None of the four judges on TV's "American Idol" will be asked to return next season, The Wrap reported Thursday.
Janelle Arthur, a 23-year-old Tennessee native, was eliminated from the singing competition series "American Idol" in Los Angeles.
Detroit rapper Danny Brown joked at California's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival this weekend he is "the black Brad Pitt."
Cuban-born Lazaro Arbos was eliminated from the singing competition series "American Idol" in Los Angeles Thursday night.