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Contestant’s Wife Has a ‘Hall Pass’ for Keith Urban on ‘American Idol’

At the Charlotte auditions for 'American Idol,' tragedy turned to triumph for one contestant and his family. 27-year-old Brian Rittenberry wowed the judges with his performance, while his wife got to fulfill her wish to meet her not-so-secret crush, Keith Urban.

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Scotty McCreery Kicks Off the Charlotte Auditions on ‘American Idol’

Making his triumphant return to the show that made him famous, rising country star Scotty McCreery was on hand on Wednesday night (Jan. 23) to help 'American Idol' kick off its twelfth season audition rounds in Charlotte, NC.

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Scotty McCreery Makes His Return to ‘American Idol’ This Week

Obviously, Scotty McCreery is no stranger to 'American Idol.' The 19-year-old singer was crowned the winner in the show's tenth season, and has since embarked on a successful recording and touring career as a country artist. This Wednesday (Jan. 23), he will return to the show for an appearance during the audition rounds in Charlotte, in his home state of North Carolina.

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Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban
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Carrie Underwood Thinks Keith Urban Is the Perfect Fit for ‘American Idol’

Keith Urban is the perfect representative for country music on 'American Idol,' according to Carrie Underwood. Of course Underwood's opinion matters, since she is one of the most successful 'Idol' alums in the show's storied history.

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‘American Idol’ Recap: Hello, Chicago!

In the second night of 'American Idol' audition episodes, the panel took their talents -- and their talent -- to the Windy City.

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Brandy Neelly

Brandy Neelly Wins Her Way to Hollywood With the Hank Williams Classic ‘Your Cheatin’ Heart’ on ‘American Idol’

Brandy Neelly wowed the judges on 'American Idol' with a very strong version of the Hank Williams classic 'Your Cheatin' Heart' to win her way to Hollywood -- for the second time.

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Keith Urban
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Keith Urban Sings ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ With Contestant on ‘American Idol’

Keith Urban briefly had the tables turned on him on Thursday night (Jan. 17) when a contestant auditioning for 'American Idol' got the country star to duet with her on 'Baby, It's Cold Outside.'

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Mackenzie Wasner

Mackenzie Wasner Wows ‘American Idol’ Judges With Vince Gill’s ‘Whenever You Come Around’

Seventeen-year-old country singer Mackenzie Wasner owned the Chicago auditions on the second night of the 'American Idol' premiere, easily winning her way to Hollywood Week with a stellar rendition of the Vince Gill classic 'Whenever You Come Around.'

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‘American Idol’ Predictions? – Readers Poll

The 12th season of 'American Idol' began Wednesday night (Jan. 16), with Keith Urban taking the judge's chair for the first time. He spent most of the show dodging barbs between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey. The two pop stars seem to be stealing most of the day-after press, but at least one country singer received a golden ticket. Can country music dominate 'American Idol' in 2013 like it did in 2011?

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Photo by Sharon Buck

Sharon’s American Idol Recap: They put THEM Thru To Hollywood?

I was expecting so much from the first episode. I really want to see how accurate the new judges would be and see if I agreed with them.


I know it's only my opinion and, we welcome yours, but there were two young ladies that I think really should have been sent home.

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